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Extreme & Weird Weather of the World - Archive for 2017021503
Currently using 36411 observations from 4884 unique global stations over the past 3 hours.
Last Updated: Wed Feb 15 03:44:37 UTC 2017



0 stations reporting temperature -55°C or colder

0 stations reporting temperature -50°C to -54°C

0 stations reporting temperature -45°C to -49°C

4 stations reporting temperature -40°C to -44°C

0 stations reporting temperature 55°C or warmer

0 stations reporting temperature 50°C to 54°C

0 stations reporting temperature 45°C to 49°C

1 station reporting temperature 40°C to 44°C


1 station reporting dewpoint 30°C or greater

2 stations reporting dewpoint 28-29°C

36 stations reporting dewpoint 26-27°C


2 stations reporting wind gusts 70kt or stronger

2 stations reporting wind gusts 60-69kt

6 stations reporting wind gusts 50-59kt

20 stations reporting wind gusts 40-49kt


4 stations reporting (sustained) wind chill of -55°C or colder

8 stations reporting (sustained) wind chill of -50°C to -54°C

10 stations reporting (sustained) wind chill of -45°C to -49°C

20 stations reporting (sustained) wind chill of -40°C to -44°C


0 stations reporting heat index of 55°C or hotter

0 stations reporting heat index of 50°C to 54°C

1 station reporting heat index of 45°C to 49°C

4 stations reporting heat index of 40°C to 44°C


1 station reporting sea level pressure < 940mb

0 stations reporting sea level pressure 940mb - 949mb

0 stations reporting sea level pressure 950mb - 959mb

19 stations reporting sea level pressure 960mb - 969mb

60 stations reporting sea level pressure 970mb - 979mb

1 station reporting sea level pressure >= 1060mb

0 stations reporting sea level pressure 1055-1059mb

0 stations reporting sea level pressure 1050-1054mb

0 stations reporting sea level pressure 1045-1049mb

0 stations reporting sea level pressure 1040-1044mb


0 stations reporting 3-hourly pressure fall of 10mb or greater

0 stations reporting 3-hourly pressure fall of 5mb to 9.9mb

6 stations reporting 3-hourly pressure rise of 5mb to 9.9mb

3 stations reporting 3-hourly pressure rise of 10mb or greater


11 stations reporting heavy snow

1 station reporting any sleet

2 stations reporting any freezing rain

14 stations reporting heavy rain

13 stations reporting unknown precipitation type


3 stations reporting ice accretion in the past 1 hour

3 stations reporting ice accretion in the past 3 hours

2 stations reporting ice accretion in the past 6 hours

0 stations reporting hourly snow depth increase (SNINCR) of 3+"

1 station reporting hourly snow depth increase (SNINCR) of 2"

0 stations reporting hourly snow depth increase (SNINCR) of 1"

0 stations reporting hourly (melted) precip total of 3" or greater

0 stations reporting hourly (melted) precip total of 2-2.99"

1 station reporting hourly (melted) precip total of 1-1.99"

1 station reporting hourly (melted) precip total of 0.5-0.99"

2 stations reporting 3 or 6 hourly (melted) precip total of 5" or greater

0 stations reporting 3 or 6 hourly (melted) precip total of 4-4.99"

0 stations reporting 3 or 6 hourly (melted) precip total of 3-3.99"

0 stations reporting 3 or 6 hourly (melted) precip total of 2-2.99"


0 stations reporting tornado, funnel cloud or waterspout

0 stations reporting mammatus cloud

1 station reporting hail

2 stations reporting thundersnow

0 stations reporting thundersleet

15 stations reporting thunder with rain


3 stations reporting blizzard conditions

3 stations reporting near-blizzard conditions


1 station reporting visibility of zero

26 stations reporting visibility 1/8 mile or less, but not zero

1 station reporting visibility 75 miles or greater

5 stations reporting visibility 50-74 miles


0 stations reporting aurora

0 stations reporting solar/lunar eclipse


0 stations reporting aircraft mishap

3 stations reporting bird hazard on the runway

0 stations reporting volcanic ash

13 stations reporting ice crystals/diamond dust

0 stations reporting blowing spray

4 stations reporting dust or duststorm

0 stations reporting sand or sandstorm

14 stations reporting smoke


Stations falling into 4 or more extreme categories

Stations falling into 3 extreme categories

Stations falling into 2 extreme categories

  • CWRU: Solander Island, Canada
        Wind, Pressure Change
  • CYBB: Pelly Bay Airport, Canada
        Temperature, Ice Crystals/Diamond Dust
  • CYYB: North Bay, Ont., Canada
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Visibility
  • CYYH: Spence Bay Airport, Canada
        Ice Crystals/Diamond Dust, Smoke
  • KALW: Walla Walla, Walla Walla Regional Airport, WA, United States
        Visibility, Ice Accretion
  • KHUM: Houma-Terrebonne, LA, United States
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Thunderstorm
  • KMEM: Memphis, Memphis Intl Arpt, TN, United States
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Thunderstorm
  • KPDT: Pendleton, OR, United States
        Visibility, Ice Accretion
  • KUTA: Tunica, MS, United States
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Hourly Precip Total
  • NFTL: Haapai, Tonga
        Dewpoint, Precipitation Type/Intensity
  • NZSP: Amundsen-Scott Stn, Antarctica
        Temperature, Ice Crystals/Diamond Dust
  • PABI: Delta Junction/Ft Greely, AK, United States
        Wind, Pressure
  • PABT: Bettles, Bettles Airport, AK, United States
        Pressure, Snowincrease
  • PAIL: Iliamna, Iliamna Airport, AK, United States
        Pressure, Hail
  • PAIW: Wales, AK, United States
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Visibility
  • PAMO: Mountain Village, AK, United States
        Wind, Pressure
  • PAMY: Mekoryuk, Mekoryuk Airport, AK, United States
        Wind, Pressure
  • PAPB: St. George, St. George Airport, AK, United States
        Wind, Pressure
  • PASN: St. Paul Island, St. Paul Island Airport, AK, United States
        Pressure, Precipitation Type/Intensity
  • PATO: Portage, Portage Glacier, AK, United States
        Wind, Pressure
  • PAVA: Chevak, AK, United States
        Wind, Pressure
  • WBGG: Kuching, Malaysia
        Dewpoint, Thunderstorm


56 unidentified stations (out of a total of 105 documented unknown stations)

  • ENUG (OLD)
  • ENWV (OLD)
  • FDLB (OLD)
  • FDMV (OLD)
  • GQNO (OLD)
  • K19S (NEW)
  • K1AN (OLD)
  • K1BN (OLD)
  • K1BW (OLD)
  • K1CN (OLD)
  • K1CW (OLD)
  • K1DN (OLD)
  • K1DW (OLD)
  • K1EN (OLD)
  • K1EW (OLD)
  • K1FN (OLD)
  • K1FW (OLD)
  • K1GN (OLD)
  • K1HN (OLD)
  • K1HW (OLD)
  • K1IN (OLD)
  • K1IW (OLD)
  • K1JN (OLD)
  • K1KN (OLD)
  • K1LN (OLD)
  • K1MN (OLD)
  • K1NN (OLD)
  • K1ON (OLD)
  • K3L4 (OLD)
  • K6P9 (OLD)
  • K6S0 (NEW)
  • KHME (OLD)
  • KJSL (OLD)
  • KQBD (OLD)
  • KQC5 (OLD)
  • KQJB (OLD)
  • KQKR (OLD)
  • KQN2 (OLD)
  • KQN3 (OLD)
  • KQRD (OLD)
  • KQWX (OLD)
  • KXNT (OLD)
  • LEAG (OLD)
  • MGMT (OLD)
  • MGTU (OLD)
  • MPSM (OLD)
  • NZFX (NEW)
  • OEAR (OLD)
  • OICM (OLD)
  • SESG (OLD)
  • SPJC (OLD)
  • TVSA (NEW)
  • UCFL (OLD)
  • URFF (OLD)
  • VITX (OLD)
  • YAYT (OLD)