• Snowing in South Korea in May after 22 years!

    Only a week after extreme April tropical heatwaves in Japan an Korean Peninsula /https://mkweather.com/superyphoon-surigae-and-its-surprise-for-korea-and-japan-tropical-temperatures//, extremely cold weather hit region in full power! In South Korea, snowing in altitudes around 600-1000 MASL appeared at the weekend, what is the first snowing in populated regions since 1999. According to The Korea Meteorological ...
  • Unprecedented spring in Mongolia: +20,9°C

    In Mongolia has never been so warm in mid-March season, such as during these days. On Saturday, +20,9°C was measured in Manlai in Omnogovi province. Saihkan reported +20,7°C. According to wxcharts.com forecast tool, northern China and Mongolia on Saturday, 13. March 2021 reported anomaluosly warm anticyclonic weather, with anomalies above ...
  • Iwamizawa, Japan (52 MASL): 205 cm of snow!

    The highest snowfall in history is reported from parts of Hokkaido, Japan, only in very low elevated regions. Iwamizawa thanks to sea effect snowfall event, on 23. February 2021 reported record 205 cm of snow! Snow calamity hit many parts in northern and western Japan only a few days before ...
  • Beijing -26°C: The lowest December temperature since 1978

    Extreme cold air from Siberia already has shifted above Eastern Asia, with extreme frosts in China, Japan and Korea. All-time temperature records reported at the end of December 2020 large region in northeastern and eastern China, including Beijing, where was measured -26,4°C / -15,5°F on 30. December - the lowest ...
  • Typhoon Chan Hom in Japan: 584,5 mm / 72 hours

    Japan hit the next typhoon of the season from Thursday to Saturday. Chan Hom brought a regional floods with rainfall up to 584,5 mm / 72 hours and severe wind gusts up to 140 km/h. Since Wednesday, 584,5 mm of precipitation dropped on the island of Miyake and 550 mm ...
  • Typhoon Chan Hom hits Japan

    Typhoon Chan Hom is likely to approach southwestern Japanese islands on Thursday and will be continue in its movement on parabolic track along southeastern coast of Japan until Monday, 11. October 2020. On Wednesday, 7. October 2020, the typhoon had a central atmospheric pressure of 970 hectopascals, maximum sustained winds ...
  • Next typhoon threat in Japan around 10. October

    After Bavi, Maysak and Haishen has arrived to Japan after longer break from typhoons /series of Mkweather articles about typhoons and tropical storms in Japan and Korea you will find here: https://mkweather.com/?s=japan and here https://mkweather.com/?s=korea/ the next tropical threat, although tropical storm Dolphin and tropical storm from depression 12W Twelve ...
  • Japan +41,1°C, a new national record

    After rounds of flooding rainfall devastated parts of Japan during the July and the start of August 2020, a change in the weather pattern has brought hot and dry conditions to the country. The front, called the mei-yu front, was responsible for the heavy rains in July, and typically brings the rainy ...