• Crocodiles in the streets and 20 dead after floods in Colombo region, Sri Lanka

    Early monsoon with severe floods is currently not reported only from India, China and parts of southeastern Asia, but extreme flood event occurred in Sri Lanka, too. During June 2021 floods, 20 people already died and many damages are reported after extreme 24-hour rainfall up to 221 mm (monthly average ...
  • 300-400 people killed by lighting per year in Bangladesh + COVID-19 forecast for India: Monsoon ...

    In 2015, the Bangladesh government declared lightning as a natural disaster. According to official statistics,  359 people died in lightning strikes in 2018 and 250 people were killed by lightning between February and September 2019. In May 2016, during one severe thunderstorm, 65 people were killed /https://edition.cnn.com/2016/05/16/asia/bangladesh-lightning-kills/index.html/. Similar accidents were ...
  • Nepal: After the worst wildfires in 10 years deadly storms

    Nepal and northern India hit in the first half of April 2021 severe wildfires, after heatwaves with extremely high temperatures reached at the end of the March and in April. About wildfires and heatwaves in region we have informed in last weeks /https://mkweather.com/india-and-pakistan-with-heatwave-after-floods-and-snow-in-the-mountains/; https://mkweather.com/india-and-nepal-suffer-dangerous-wildfires-and-air-pollution-after-heatwaves/; https://mkweather.com/imd-warned-before-deadly-heatwaves-from-april-to-june-bhubaneswar-already-446c-delhi-401c/; https://mkweather.com/pakistan-455c-march-records-were-broken-almost-in-all-asia//. According to the newest ...
  • In Pakistan has come hot spring very early, +38,3°C in February (new all-time monthly record)!

    Pakistan and India reported extremely hot winter weather during last February 2021 days, too. After series of Siberian coldwaves in northern regions /https://mkweather.com/drass-india-302c// finally has come hot spring, but there are two problems - extremely hot, supertropical days are here extremely early, and reached maximum temperatures are historically high. In ...
  • Drass, India: -30,2°C

    The coldest place in the coldest province in India - Drass in in the twin Union Territories of Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh, reported extreme frost on Thursday, 11. February 2021. City is situated in the mountains along important mounatin pass in 3300 MASL. On Thursday, -30,2°C was measured in ...
  • Shimla, India: 66 cm (26 inches) of snow, the highest snow depth in 30 years!

    While media are now focused mainly on deadly glacier avalanche in Himalayas, with result of 18 dead and 200 missing /https://www.reuters.com/article/us-india-disaster/india-glacier-avalanche-leaves-18-dead-more-than-200-missing-idUSKBN2A808I/ and additional death toll from regional floods in southern regions of India, very interesting in relation with extreme winter conditions in Northern Hemisphere is extreme snowfall in northern regionsof ...