• First week of May 2021 the coldest in the UK (CET) since 1659

    With temperature anomaly -2,9°C from long-term average is the first May week in Central England /https://www.metoffice.gov.uk/hadobs/hadcet/cet_info_mean.html/ the coldest in all-time history, since records began (1659). During the first May week gradually appeared in the UK snowing /https://mkweather.com/scotland-and-northern-england-under-the-snow-in-may-exceptionally-cold-spring-2021-continues// or severe frosts /https://mkweather.com/third-may-night-in-the-uk-with-6c-all-time-may-temperature-record-for-northern-ireland-should-be-broken// up to -6°C during the nights. Extremely cold weather, ...
  • Third May night in the UK with -6°C: All-time May temperature record for Northern Ireland ...

    While at the weekend (1. May), temperature in England dropped to -5,8°C (Shap) /https://mkweather.com/uk-58c-36c-from-all-time-may-record-poland-49c-or-spain-24c-at-the-weekend-next-days-severe-frosts-in-central-europe//, May Bank Holiday Monday, 3. May 2021 brought even colder times in the UK. In Kinbrace in the Highlands in Scotland, -5,9°C was measured, what is only 3,5°C warmer, than all-time May temperature record for the ...
  • CET Record 1880-2021: April 2021 coldest in 142 years!

    After information about the coldest April 2021 in the UK since 1922 (for entire territory of the country): https://mkweather.com/confirmed-coldest-april-in-the-uk-since-1922-late-frosts/) there is the next interesting statistic from central England. CET (Central England Temperature Record) is one of the oldest dataset of temperature records on the Earth, with the first measurements since ...
  • Germany: Monthly records for May overcame!

    After extremely cold April in Europe, the coldest in many parts in 100 years /links to interesting articles here: https://mkweather.com/confirmed-coldest-april-in-the-uk-since-1922-late-frosts//, France, Germany and the Spain already report regionally the coldest May temperatures ever. It´s possible, that DWD will update information about April 2021 temperature anomalies for Germany, soon, before cca ...
  • Tropical storm in South America! Rare system Potira hit Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

    Tropical storm in South America! Very rare phenomenon has appeared near coast of Brazil early this week, with impact into Rio de Janeiro region. The Brazilian Navy has upgraded a depression to Subtropical Storm Potira off the coast of Rio de Janeiro. South-American tropical systems are most common from November ...
  • Extremely hot air pushed from the USA and Canada above Cuba and Alaska

    While Alaskan and Canadian air has flooded Central USA and is prepared to hit eastern parts of the USA /https://mkweather.com/almost-90-million-americans-under-frost-or-freeze-warnings//, very warm air from the continent was pushed into its edges - above western Canada, Alaska, southern Mexico, Cuba, Dominican republic or Haiti, with interesting measured temperatures in southern Alaska ...
  • 408 mm rainfall in Mauritius brought severe flash floods and landslides

    After 2 months of relatively calm weather, flash floods came into Mauritius, island southeastward from Africa. In a very short time, 408 mm of rain dropped late previous workweek (15.-16. April 2021) in Plaisance, with results of regional floods and landslides. Precipitation amounts such these are almost twice bigger than ...
  • Songhua river freezes in April in China

    Coldwaves have regenerated in mid-Spring 2021 around all Northern Hemisphere, including Europe, North America and Asia. Songhua river, northern China re-freezes again in April 2021, after extremely strong Winter 2020/2021, when temperatures in the region dropped up to historic -47,8°C, what meant the coldest temperatures in China in last 30 ...
  • Cold spring in Asia: Yakutsk after severe snowstorm

    Long winter season 2020/2021 doesn´t want give it up not only in Europe and North America, but too in parts of Asia. In series of previous articles we have informed about extreme coldwaves with snowing and frosts in Europe /e.g. https://mkweather.com/european-april-arctic-blast-206c-in-718-masl/; https://mkweather.com/belgrade-10-cm-of-snow-new-record-of-the-latest-snowfall-since-1888-croatia-120c-in-564-masl/; https://mkweather.com/italy-subtropical-crops-suffer-10c-frosts-harvest-in-a-danger/; https://mkweather.com/abnormal-temperature-in-sardinia-mediterranean-80c-in-500-masl/; https://mkweather.com/tulloch-bridge-the-uk-94c-widespread-snowing-hit-london-too-the-coldest-mid-spring-since-2013/; https://mkweather.com/french-vineyards-are-fighting-with-extreme-frosts-temperatures-dropped-up-to-12c//. Late-season coldwave finally hit ...
  • Peak of Winter 2020/21 in April! Near Bratislava has fallen 24 cm of snow. Border ...

    It´s Wednesday, 14. April 2021 and the first snow reports of extreme mid-Spring Arctic outbreak from hit regions are available. Only in one of the last Mkweather articles, we have expected powerful snowstorm for 3 regions in continental Europe: 1. The Carpathians, 2. The Alps and 3. Dinaric Mountains /https://mkweather.com/polar-vortex-brings-snowing-3-14-april-parts-of-europe-with-blizzard-50-cm-of-snow//. ...
  • After tropical days a big Antarctic blast! The first snow in Australia

    Only last week we have informed about extremely hot conditions in southernmost parts of Australia (Tasmania) and New Zealand /https://mkweather.com/tasmania-and-new-zealand-hit-hits-extreme-high-temperatures-around-32c//, where temperatures almost in the middle of autumn reached tropical +32°C. Tropical fairytale however, is ending, and hot days are replaced by extreme Antarctic blast, with the first frosts and ...
  • March 2021 as the 2nd month below temperature average on the Earth for last 7 ...

    Post- La nina effect are even stronger than was expected! “The average global temperature in March was a bit lower than the average for the last forty years.” In March 2021 we have only the second time since 2014 reached negative global temperature anomaly, -0,01°C. Similar conditions we have on ...
  • Pakistan +45,5°C: March records were broken almost in all Asia

    In many articles during the last period we have informed about a new March temperature recordsacross regions of Asia. The newest, all-time March record was reached in Pakistan, where meteorologist on Thar desert measured +45,5°C. Extreme temperatures in last period hit Middle East and Central Asia /https://mkweather.com/middle-east-almost-45c-its-very-early-central-asia-38c-already//, India /https://mkweather.com/india-and-pakistan-with-heatwave-after-floods-and-snow-in-the-mountains//, Southeastern ...
  • 45 dead, 23 injuried after March 2021 floods in Colombia

    Flood risk has shifted from central and northeastern parts of South America to its northwestern part since the start of Autumn 2021. About situation in Colombia we are informing only shortly after bad news associated with severe floods in Peru, Ecuador and Brazil /https://mkweather.com/floods-are-shifting-to-northern-south-america-problems-reports-peru/; https://mkweather.com/floods-in-brazil-ecuador-and-colombia-continue-until-easter-1000-mm-rainfall-forecasted/; https://mkweather.com/floods-in-brazil-and-ecuador-continue-the-next-cities-under-water//. According to country´s officials, ...
  • Tropical system 90B Invest hits Myanmar and Thailand!

    The first tropical system in Southeastern Asia after long exhausting period of drought! /https://mkweather.com/severe-drought-in-thailand-mekong-with-critical-levels-only-around-1-meter/; https://mkweather.com/thailand-still-with-severe-drought-424c-a-new-march-record-measured//. From system 90B Invest should become a tropical storm, or even a cyclone, after its transition above Bay of Bengal until early April 2021. Disturbance is forecasted to hit Myanmar and Thailand already around Friday ...
  • Floods in Brazil, Ecuador and Colombia continue, until Easter 1000 mm rainfall forecasted

    Severe floods in northern parts fo South America continue and Brazil, Ecuador and Colombia report hard times. About heavy storms in the region we have informed in previous articles, too /https://mkweather.com/floods-in-brazil-and-ecuador-continue-the-next-cities-under-water/; https://mkweather.com/floods-and-severe-storms-bother-parts-of-brazil//. Season of rain is gradually shifting from southern regions such as Peru, southern Brazil or Bolivia northward /https://mkweather.com/peru-ecuador-bolivia-and-brazil-with-dedly-floods-forecasts-are-bad//. ...
  • Strong winds from Poland to Italy, Sardegna and Corsica almost 200 km/h (3. level of ...

    Deep cyclonic system, which was brining between Wednesday and Sunday 10.-14. March windstorm in Europe, has shifted above more northeastern parts of Europe. Above Adriatic region, a new cyclonic cell has been developed and on the back side of both systems, severe winds are on Sunday, 14. March, reported from ...
  • Severe floods in Malacca, Malaysia

    While northern part of Southeastern Asia bothers unseasonably strong drouhgt, with almost dried out Mekong /https://mkweather.com/severe-drought-in-thailand-mekong-with-critical-levels-only-around-1-meter//, all moisture systems were shifted to the south - above Malaysia and Indonesia, with regional severe floods. In Indonesia, more regions have reported floods during last weeks and winter. Near La nina and wet ...
  • Floods in Brazil and Ecuador continue, the next cities under water

    Only in last weeks we have informed about severe floods, which bothered central parts of South America, mainly Brazil, Peru, Ecuador and Bolivia /https://mkweather.com/floods-and-severe-storms-bother-parts-of-brazil/; https://mkweather.com/peru-ecuador-bolivia-and-brazil-with-dedly-floods-forecasts-are-bad//. Parts of Ecuador and Brazil, report severe floods persistently, with the newest recent events from Guayaquil or Balsas, Ecuador and Espiritu Santo or Cachoeiro, Brazil. ...
  • Central Siberia, -53,0°C: The coldest March temperatures in history, La nina brings colder Spring, but ...

    Extreme air, which bothered Europe in February 2021 has shifted above Siberia and from central Russia are still reported extremely low temperatures - with spring temperature records. In Tutonchany, central Siberia, minimum temperature dropped to -53,0°C, what is the coldest in March since measurements began (1959) and in Tura, -50,7°C ...
  • East Antarctica is NOT WARMING past 4 decades…Cooling trend

    Only in last 2 articles, we have informed about anomalously cold conditions during Summer 2020/2021 in Antarctica /https://mkweather.com/summer-in-antarctica-603c-only-42c-warmer-as-all-time-monthly-continental-record-extreme-cold-2021/; https://mkweather.com/antarctica-set-to-coldest-january-since-1978-southern-hemisphere-hasnt-been-so-cold-almost-10-years//. Extreme cold conditions across the continent persisted in January and February 2021, with one of the coldest January in region in history and temperatures very close to all-time records in February. ...
  • Summer in Antarctica: -60,3°C - only 4,2°C warmer as all-time monthly continental record

    While in last summer (2019/2020), record high temperature, +18,3°C / 64.9°F was during strong El-nino measured in Antarctica, Summer 2020/2021 is different, with peking La nina pattern and extremely low temperatures across the continent. About anomalously cold weather in Antarctica in the middle of the summer we have informed already ...
  • Cold summer in Australia: The first all-time temperature record: Bundaberg, Queensland, +38,6°C

    Australia is experiencing with colder and humid La nina (and wet MJO) Summer 2020/2021, with above average cyclone season and weak wildfire season, with only symbolic heatwaves across the continent. The first all-time record of the summer was overcame only at the end of summer, on Monday, 22. February 2021 ...
  • Snow mixed with sand: Middle East and Sahara should surprise winter weather in early March ...

    Subtropical and tropical climate zones in Africa and Middle East reported before a few days severe winter blast and it is possible, that extreme winter will return at the start of Spring 2021. Last week, Siberian winter hit not only Europe, but too Middle East /https://mkweather.com/2021/02/20/beast-in-the-middle-east-snowing-in-jerusalem-the-first-time-in-8-years//, Sahara /https://mkweather.com/2021/02/19/siberian-winter-in-subequatorial-africa-south-sudan-chad-niger-and-nigeria-only-around-20c// and even ...
  • Peru, Ecuador, Bolivia and Brazil with dedly floods, forecasts are bad

    Summer 2020/2021 in South America is ending and season of rain is shifting northward, towards equator. Series of extreme storms hit during last week region of Peru, Ecuador, Bolivia and Minas Gerais, Brazil, with result of deadly and damaging floods. In Peru, the most hit region was Madre de Dios, ...
  • Spring / Autumn 2021 forecast for Africa

    Thanks to colder Earth / La nina during the last months, Autumn 2021 in southern parts of Africa should be cold and wet, with possibility of the next severe tropical cyclones. In Angola and DR Congo should be drier and hotter, but northward from equator, wet MJO will cause a ...
  • Autumn 2021 forecast for South America

    After colder "La nina" Summer 2020/2021, but with regional severe storms and heatwaves - mainly in Argentina, Chile, Uruguay, Paraguay, southern Brazil and Bolivia, stormy months in northern South America and dry and cold pattern in coasts of Ecuador and Peru, not many changes are prepared for Autumn 2021. Dominant ...
  • Updated estimates of expected national minimum temperatures in Europe during ongoing Siberian wave

    As we have noticed in previous article /https://mkweather.com/2021/02/11/1048-hpa-pressure-high-above-central-europe-at-the-weekend-then-extremely-dry-siberian-air-and//, extremely dry Siberian air is / will be shifting on the back side of pressure high with Siberian origin from west to the east and many countries for their TOP coldest temperature of the winter, but similarly such as in the UK ...
  • Guam broke a 71 year old record: +20,5°C / 69°F!

    Extreme cold air from Siberia has shifted even to subequatorial parts of Oceania, Guam where inhabitants experienced with the coldest day for 71 years (since 1950)! Although, for northern latitudes unimaginable, but +20,5°C (69°C) is value of the newest cold record for islands, measured on 31. January 2021! Guam is ...
  • New Zealand with the second highest January temperature in history! Ashburton +39,3°C

    While Australia experiences with relatively colder and stormy summer, thanks to ongoing La nina pattern /https://mkweather.com/2020/12/02/summer-2020-2021-forecast-for-australia-new-zealand-and-oceania//, in New Zealand have fulfilled predictions about very hot Summer 2020/2021, although, in December 2020, summer was starting only very slowly, until the Christmas with temperatures only up to +25°C. In Ashburton, eastern Southern ...