• France, Spain and Algeria still with late frosts, Norway, Sweden and Finland extremely warm

    Another freezing morning in France, Spain and even Algeria and very warm weather in Scandinavia and too the beginning heatwave in Eastern Mediterranean and Turkey. That´s Monday, 19. April 2021 in Europe. According to coolwx.com weather tool, in France were on Monday, 19. April still region, with the new daily ...
  • Senegal (+47,0°C), Togo (+43,0°C), Ghana and Burkina Faso (+42,0°C): extremely hot weather hit western Sahel

    Only last week we informed about extremely hot conditions across parts of Sahara and Sahel /https://mkweather.com/mali-456c-only-24c-from-national-record-from-summer-months// - in Mali, +45,6°C was measured, what is only 2,4°C from all-time summer national record. While in Europe, extremely cold weather is persisting, all tropical air is shifted above Sahel and Sahara, with the ...
  • Extreme snowfall and ice accumulation in Turkey

    During a Christmas time, Turkey hit severe coldwave, with widespread snowing in eastern and northern, densely populated region, including cities such as Rize or Ankara. According to historic / forecast tools, snowing has occurred almost in half of territory of Turkey during last 7 days and next 3 days, rains ...
  • Storm warnings! Mediterranean storm in Croatia, Italy and Greece!

    Powerful Mediterranean storm, before which we have warned at the weekend /https://mkweather.com/2020/11/15/2-mediterranean-storms-hit-central-and-eastern-mediterranean-next-week//, has brought over Adriatic heavy rainfall and strong winds on Monday and Tuesday, 16.-17. November 2020 and system is shifting above southern Italy and Greece now, with 2nd level warnings and possible local floods. The heaviest rainfall has ...
  • Severe hailstorms hit Saudi Arabia

    Massive hailstorms hit previous week Saudi Arabia, mainly region with accidentally same name, around city "Hail". Internet has been flooded by several videos and photos, e.g. camels in white desert land, or photos from storm chasers. Currently, very big differences of temperature between southern and northern regions of Saudi Arabia ...
  • Crete, Greece after disastrous floods, weather data are not available

    Only at the weekend we have informed about first serious frosts in northern Greece /https://mkweather.com/2020/11/08/greece-already-with-serious-frosts-florina-35c-25-7f//. On Monday and Tuesday, 9.-10. November 2020, frosts in Florina, northern Greece were even more stronger - it was measured -4,4°C on Monday and -4,1°C on Tuesday. Exactly these air masses have shifted southward, over ...
  • Extreme coldwave in Europe from Siberia in long-term outlook! -20°C in continental Europe possible!

    One extreme run of GFS after another! Circulation should developing extremely crazy in the second decade of November 2020 according to the newest outputs of meteorological models and decline of AO and NAO index should be linked with extreme Siberian coldwave in Europe - not only continental, but too in ...
  • Turkey +39,2°C (abnormally hot), Sweden -18,5°C, windstorm in UK 169 km/h and floods in Croatia ...

    Indian summer in central parts of Europe is weakening and only rarely has been at the weekend overcame threeshold +20,0°C. However, extensive pressure high over Europe is bringing a lot of extremes of temperature and windstorm shifting over Europe from the Atlantic is associated with severe wind gusts and flooding ...
  • Differences between Mediterranean and Scandinavia 57°C: Turkey +38,2°C, France +30,0°C, Norway -18,7°C, Romania -5,5°C

    Indian summer, day 5 (Friday, 23. October) has brought extreme temperature differences between southern and northern Europe, or Mediterranean and Scandinavia, respectively. On the front side of remnants of storm Barbara and next expected (weekend´s) windstorm over British Islands and NW/W Europe has continued advection of tropical air over parts ...
  • Indian summer - Day 4: Italy +27,3°C, Germany +21,9°C, but first frosts in Greece, now, ...

    Warm air on the front side of remnants of storm Barbara /https://mkweather.com/2020/10/21/storm-barbara-up-to-2964-mm-48-hours-130-km-h-winds-in-portugal-spain-france// is shifting eastward and despite of continuing floods in southern Greece /https://mkweather.com/2020/10/22/tornadoes-and-floods-in-greece//, almost all Central Europe, Italy, Balkan and Eastern Europe report on Thursday, 22. October 2020 really good weather conditions with relatively high maximum daily temperatures, but ...
  • Indian summer: France +28,0°C, Lichtenstein +23,7°C, Germany +21,8°C, but Sweden -14,5°C and Romania -7,4°C

    On Wednesday, 21. October, pressure high above Europe, on the front side of storm Barbara /https://mkweather.com/2020/10/21/storm-barbara-up-to-2964-mm-48-hours-130-km-h-winds-in-portugal-spain-france// has shifted slightly eastward and temperatures in Europe has been little higher than on Tuesday, 20. October 2020 /https://mkweather.com/2020/10/20/freezing-start-of-indian-summer-in-europe-sweden-167c-france-237c//. While on Tuesday, higher temperatures such as +20,0°C has been measured only in Iberian Peninsula ...
  • Tornadoes and floods in Greece!

    Far away from storm Barbara /https://mkweather.com/2020/10/21/storm-barbara-up-to-2964-mm-48-hours-130-km-h-winds-in-portugal-spain-france// and southeastward from region with Indian summer (next article) has appeared in Greece on Wednesday, 22. October floods and tornadoes caused by relative shallow pressure low. Colder air above this area is a remnant of coldwave above Europe from last week and in contact ...
  • Indian summer in Europe: How many degrees will be in your region?

    GFS is drawing very warm and very dry air over Europe during next workweek, in eastern parts of Europe until Wednesday, 28. October (10-day sunny period). Only in Spain, France and the UK weather goes wrong quickly. How many degrees we can expect in regions of Europe during the warmest ...
  • Lebanon, Syria, Israel and Turkey with deadly wildfires, in Lebanon the worst for decades, Russia ...

    After period of extreme heatwaves and severe winds in the region and persisting blocking high over Eastern Europe, Eastern Mediterranean and Middle East /https://mkweather.com/2020/10/11/atmospheric-circulation-in-northern-hemisphere-europa-and-north-america-during-the-first-half-of-autumn-2020//, one of the worst wildfires for last decades has appeared above Lebanon and Syria during the first half of October 2020. Thanks to powerful hurricane season, ...
  • Hailstorms and tornadoes already in Turkey, Middle East in hot air (Saudi Arabia +43,4°C, Iraq ...

    Cold front in front of remnants of windstorm Alex has shifted over Central Asia, Caucasian area and Eastern Mediterranean, with severe storms in Turkey, accompanied with strong wind gusts, hails, heavy rain (up to 89 mm) and tornadoes, according to ogimet.com and eswd.eu. Heavy rain hit from Thursday to Saturday ...
  • Twice-long coldwave in Europe! Not 10, but 20 days of cold weather! (All 16 days ...

    About extreme circulation, which hit parts of Europe and Northern America this autumn we have informed in series of articles last days /NORTHERN HEMISPHERE; NORTHERN AMERICA; EUROPE/ and in Mkweather seasonal forecasts for Autumn and Winter 2020/2021 /FORECAST FOR AUTUMN 2020; FIRST FORECAST FOR WINTER 2020/21; UPDATED FORECAST FOR WINTER ...
  • Coldwave in Europe will be longer and stronger: 10 days of cold weather between 9.-18. ...

    Extreme low values of NAO and AO index until 25. October 2020 will be linked with anomalously southern stormtracks of cyclonic systems above North-Atlantic region and cold Arctic air will flow far to the south - except of moderate climate zone above subtropical zone (Mediterranean) and partly north of tropical ...
  • Tropical day (+30,0°C / 86°F) in Ukraine in October!

    After hot weekend /HEATWAVE IN ITALY, BALKAN AND CENTRAL EUROPE/ and the start of the current week /HEATWAVE IN BALKAN AND EASTERN MEDITERRANEAN/, extremely hot weather has continued over parts of Eastern Europe and Eastern Mediterranean. A big surprise was mainly daily maximum temperatures in southern Ukraine - in Crimea ...
  • Turkey +39,2°C, Cyprus +37,0°C, Greece +36,4°C, Romania +33,4°C, Bulgaria +32,8°C, Serbia +31,8°C, Ukraine +28,4°C - ...

    While in Western, Central Europe and Western and Central Mediterranean Windstorm Alex has brought a disastrous rainfalls and winds from Thursday to Tuesday, 2.-6. October 2020. Eastern, Southeastern Europe and Eastern Mediterranean enjoy holiday weather, with extreme high supertropical, tropical or summer temperatures from Ukraine to Turkey. As we informed ...
  • Windstorm Alex: The worst rainfall since 1958, 9 dead, a total destruction. Big photogallery from ...

    On Sunday, we informed about disastrous floods and landslides, which has brought Windstorm Alex to France and Italy at the weekend 3.-4. October 2020 /https://mkweather.com/2020/10/04/2-killed-25-missing-in-france-500-mm-24-h-and-italy-630-mm-24-h-heavy-rains-from-windstorm-alex-until-wednesday//. According to current news from the region, 9 people has been killed, next dozen are missing and there are disastrous damages on property. In Sambughetto, ...
  • Tropical and summer weather in Eastern/Southern Europe before windstorm Alex: Palermo +37,5°C, Greece +34,0°C, Croatia ...

    As we expected more than 1 week ago /HEATWAVE 1 ; HEATWAVE 2/, extremely hot air has found a way to Italy, Balkan and Central Europe, with a supertropical temperatures in southern Italy, tropical temperatures in Balkan and summer days in Central Europe on Saturday and Sunday, 3.-4. October 2020. ...
  • 2 killed, 25 missing in France (500 mm/24 h) and Italy (630 mm/24 h), heavy ...

    Windstorm Alex is bringing significant worsening of weather across Europe, with excessively strong winds and rainfall. On Friday, in France was reported wind gusts up to 186 km/h in coastal areas of Brittany and at the weekend, anomalously rainfall occurred in France and Italy, with maximum 24-hours precipitation amount in ...
  • Flash flood with 6cm (2.4 inches) hailstorm hit Istanbul

    Similarly, such in Ukraine /https://mkweather.com/2020/09/30/f2-tornado-hit-small-village-in-ukraine//, severe storms with cold air has shifted to Turkey during last days, too, with regional heavy rains, storms with hails and flash floods. One of storm cells hit Istanbul region on Tuesday, with extreme large hails with diameter of up to 6 cm according eswd.eu. ...
  • Summer-like temperatures in Central Europe and tropical days in Balkan already on Saturday!

    Although it won´t be +35°C in Serbia /https://mkweather.com/2020/09/26/serbia-35c-summer-surprise-for-central-europe-and-tropical-for-balkan-on-3-5-october-2020//, but only +31°C in Serbia, Croatia and Bosnia, tropical weather nevertheless hit southeastern Europe, Italy and parts of Central Europe already in a few days! The most hottest will be according to wetterzentrale.de Saturday, 3. October, with summer like temperatures in Central ...
  • Cyprus +40,4°C, Israel +42,8°C, Egypt +43,6°C, Saudi Arabia +46,0°C, with all time September records regionally: ...

    Meanwhile Europe is experiencing with extreme cold weather caused by robust cyclonic system, with heavy rain, storms, wind and snow in the mountains, Eastern Europe, Eastern Mediterranean and Middle East alives extremely hot late-September weather, with maximum temperatures above +40°C (104°F) in a lot holiday destinations. Gecitkale, Cyprus, on Tuesday, ...
  • Serbia +35°C? Summer surprise for Central Europe and tropical for Balkan on 3.-5. October 2020

    Temperatures of up to +35°C in Serbia forecasted for 4. October 2020 should overwrite all-time temperature records. Temperatures 10-15°C above seasonal average very probably hit Balkan and Central Europe next weekend and early subseuent week (Sunday - Tuesday 3.-5. October 2020), with maximum possible temperatures of up to +35°C in ...
  • Medicane Lanos with strength of Cat 1 hurricane hit Greece, 500 mm rain (20 inches), ...

    Greece has experienced very difficult times on Friday and Saturday. Much of the territory was hit by an extremely strong medicane Lanos, which reached the strength of a hurricane Category 1. Only 13 Mediterranean storms since 1948 has reached strength of hurricane and Lanos was one of them. Sustained winds ...
  • First frosts in lowlands and basins across continental Europe (Denmark -1,3°C/29.7°F, Slovakia -0,5°C/31.1°F), lot of ...

    Across Scandinavian Peninsula, frosts below -5°C has occurred longer time, but over valleys and basins in continental parts of Europe, this is first serious frosts of the winter season. Colder period in the first decade of September brought only ground frosts, but on Friday, 18. September, has occurred regular frosts ...
  • Weekend´s dust storm in Ankara (VIDEOS)

    On Saturday, 12. September, Turkish capital, Ankara, hit rarely event - a dust storm. Dust storm arrived after hot day, with maximum temperatures +34/+35°C in the city between 12:00-15:00 UTC. During a very short time, temperature dropped from +35°C to +25°C and with dust arrived wind gusts up to 100 ...
  • Iraq (+49,0°C), Kuwait (+48,5°C) with new September records, Syria +47,0°C

    According to Climate-Data.org/wundergroud/wikipedia, absolute September maximum temperature record for Kuwait City is only +47,7°C (117,9 °F), but during September 2020, last week - on Wednesday, 9. September, according to ogimet.com, +47,9°C (118,2°F) was measured in the city. On Monday, 14.9. 2020, +48,5°C was observed in Abdaly, Kuwait, +48,3°C in Basrah, ...