OTHER COOLWX PAGES
    Coolwx Hit Images
    Record Breakers
    Extreme Weather
    Global Forecasts
    Hourly Model Forecasts
    Mesoscale Analysis
    Obs. Weather Database
    Offshore Weather Data
    Precipitation Type
    U.S. Weather Statistics

Extreme weather categories
   CITIES & VALUES:
       Temperature
       Dewpoint
       Heat Index
       Wind
       Wind Chill
       Pressure
       Pressure Change
       Precip Type/Intensity
       Precip Amount
       Thunderstorm
       Blizzard
       Visibility
       Astronomical
       Other
       Multiple
       Unknown
   CITIES & FULL REPORTS:
       Temperature
       Dewpoint
       Heat Index
       Wind
       Wind Chill
       Pressure
       Pressure Change
       Precip Type/Intensity
       Precip Amount
       Thunderstorm
       Blizzard
       Visibility
       Astronomical
       Other
       Multiple
   USA & WORLD PLOTS:
       Temperature
       Dewpoint
       Wind
       Wind Chill & Heat Index
       Pressure
       Pressure Change
       Precip Type/Intensity
       Precip Amount
       Thunderstorm
       Blizzard
       Visibility
       Astronomical
       Other
       Unknown
   REPEAT OFFENDERS:
       Today
       Yesterday
       This month
       This year
       Since 2007
   RSS:
       Feed
   ARCHIVE:
       2017052502
       2017052500
       2017052421
       2017052418
       2017052415
       2017052412
       2017052409
       2017052406
       2017052403
       2017052400
       2017052321
       2017052318
       2017052315
       2017052312
       2017052309
       2017052306
       2017052303
       2017052300
       2017052221
       2017052218
       2017052215
       2017052212
       2017052209
       2017052206

Contact
       Bob Hart
       (rhart at fsu.edu)

Extreme & Weird Weather of the World - Archive for 2017032018
Currently using 37493 observations from 5180 unique global stations over the past 3 hours.
Last Updated: Mon Mar 20 18:44:37 UTC 2017



0 stations reporting temperature -55°C or colder

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

1 station reporting temperature -45°C to -49°C

1 station 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

2 stations reporting temperature 40°C to 44°C


0 stations reporting dewpoint 30°C or greater

2 stations reporting dewpoint 28-29°C

28 stations reporting dewpoint 26-27°C


0 stations reporting wind gusts 70kt or stronger

2 stations reporting wind gusts 60-69kt

5 stations reporting wind gusts 50-59kt

31 stations reporting wind gusts 40-49kt


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

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

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

32 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

0 stations reporting heat index of 45°C to 49°C

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


0 stations reporting sea level pressure < 940mb

0 stations reporting sea level pressure 940mb - 949mb

0 stations reporting sea level pressure 950mb - 959mb

0 stations reporting sea level pressure 960mb - 969mb

14 stations reporting sea level pressure 970mb - 979mb

0 stations 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

3 stations reporting sea level pressure 1040-1044mb


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

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

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

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


5 stations reporting heavy snow

2 stations reporting any sleet

5 stations reporting any freezing rain

21 stations reporting heavy rain

11 stations reporting unknown precipitation type


0 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+"

0 stations reporting hourly snow depth increase (SNINCR) of 2"

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

1 station reporting hourly (melted) precip total of 3" or greater

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

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

0 stations reporting hourly (melted) precip total of 0.5-0.99"

1 station 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

0 stations reporting hail

0 stations reporting thundersnow

0 stations reporting thundersleet

36 stations reporting thunder with rain


7 stations reporting blizzard conditions

5 stations reporting near-blizzard conditions


3 stations reporting visibility of zero

15 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

10 stations reporting bird hazard on the runway

0 stations reporting volcanic ash

9 stations reporting ice crystals/diamond dust

0 stations reporting blowing spray

29 stations reporting dust or duststorm

8 stations reporting sand or sandstorm

12 stations reporting smoke


Stations falling into 4 or more extreme categories

Stations falling into 3 extreme categories

Stations falling into 2 extreme categories

  • CYBK: Baker Lake, NT, Canada
        Wind, Visibility
  • CYQV: Yorkton, Sask., Canada
        Wind, Precipitation Type/Intensity
  • CYRT: Rankin Inlet, NT, Canada
        Wind, Visibility
  • CYSK: Sanikiluaq Airport, Canada
        Wind, Visibility
  • CYUT: Repulse Bay Airport, Canada
        Visibility, Ice Crystals/Diamond Dust
  • DRRN: Niamey-Aero, Niger
        Temperature, Dust/Duststorm
  • EGPA: Kirkwall Airport, United Kingdom
        Wind, Pressure
  • EGPB: Sumburgh Cape, United Kingdom
        Wind, Pressure
  • FMNM: Majunga, Madagascar
        Dewpoint, Thunderstorm
  • FOOG: Port-Gentil, Gabon
        Dewpoint, Thunderstorm
  • FOOL: Libreville, Gabon
        Dewpoint, Thunderstorm
  • KJRB: Manhattan/Wall Street Heliport, NY, United States
        Hourly Precip Total, 3/6-Hourly Precip Total
  • OAHR: Herat, Afghanistan
        Wind, Dust/Duststorm
  • OIBK: Kish Island / Kish, Iran
        Thunderstorm, Sand/Sandstorm
  • OIYY: Yazd, Iran
        Dust/Duststorm, Sand/Sandstorm
  • PGUM: Agana, Guam Intl Arpt, GU, United States
        Dewpoint, Precipitation Type/Intensity
  • SBMQ: Macapa, Brazil
        Dewpoint, Precipitation Type/Intensity
  • SMJP: Johan A. Pengel, Suriname
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Thunderstorm


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

  • EGMW (OLD)
  • ENUG (OLD)
  • ENWV (OLD)
  • FDLB (OLD)
  • GQNO (OLD)
  • K18H (NEW)
  • 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)
  • K2LS (NEW)
  • K3L4 (OLD)
  • K3S8 (NEW)
  • K6P9 (OLD)
  • K6S0 (NEW)
  • K6S2 (NEW)
  • KBAM (NEW)
  • KBEC (NEW)
  • KCXW (NEW)
  • KGPC (NEW)
  • KI23 (NEW)
  • KJSL (OLD)
  • KKY8 (NEW)
  • KM75 (NEW)
  • KNOZ (NEW)
  • KQBD (OLD)
  • KQC5 (OLD)
  • KQD3 (OLD)
  • KQGE (OLD)
  • KQJB (OLD)
  • KQKR (OLD)
  • KQN2 (OLD)
  • KQN3 (OLD)
  • KQRD (OLD)
  • KQWX (OLD)
  • KREG (NEW)
  • KRID (NEW)
  • KSXU (NEW)
  • KXNT (OLD)
  • LEAG (OLD)
  • MGMT (OLD)
  • MGTU (OLD)
  • MPSM (OLD)
  • OEAR (OLD)
  • OICM (OLD)
  • SLAL (OLD)
  • SPJC (OLD)
  • TVSA (NEW)
  • UCFL (OLD)
  • URFF (OLD)