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Extreme & Weird Weather of the World - Archive for 2017051900
Currently using 33869 observations from 5020 unique global stations over the past 3 hours.
Last Updated: Fri May 19 00:44:31 UTC 2017



1 station reporting temperature -55°C or colder

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

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

0 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

7 stations reporting dewpoint 28-29°C

112 stations reporting dewpoint 26-27°C


2 stations reporting wind gusts 70kt or stronger

1 station reporting wind gusts 60-69kt

1 station reporting wind gusts 50-59kt

30 stations reporting wind gusts 40-49kt


1 station reporting (sustained) wind chill of -55°C or colder

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

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

0 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

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

36 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

0 stations reporting sea level pressure 970mb - 979mb

6 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

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

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

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


9 stations reporting heavy snow

2 stations reporting any sleet

3 stations reporting any freezing rain

36 stations reporting heavy rain

16 stations reporting unknown precipitation type


0 stations reporting ice accretion in the past 1 hour

0 stations reporting ice accretion in the past 3 hours

0 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"

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

13 stations 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"

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


0 stations reporting tornado, funnel cloud or waterspout

2 stations reporting mammatus cloud

3 stations reporting hail

12 stations reporting thundersnow

0 stations reporting thundersleet

153 stations reporting thunder with rain


1 station reporting blizzard conditions

0 stations reporting near-blizzard conditions


1 station reporting visibility of zero

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

1 station reporting visibility 75 miles or greater

3 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

1 station reporting volcanic ash

1 station reporting ice crystals/diamond dust

0 stations reporting blowing spray

9 stations reporting dust or duststorm

0 stations reporting sand or sandstorm

10 stations reporting smoke


Stations falling into 4 or more extreme categories

Stations falling into 3 extreme categories

Stations falling into 2 extreme categories

  • CWBA: Banff, Alta., Canada
        Pressure Change, Hourly Precip Total
  • CWNH: Riviere Du Loup, Que., Canada
        Pressure Change, Hourly Precip Total
  • CYBN: Borden, Ont., Canada
        Wind, Precipitation Type/Intensity
  • CYGP: Gaspe, Que., Canada
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Thunderstorm
  • CYQA: Muskoka, Ont., Canada
        Wind, Thunderstorm
  • K1AW: UNKNOWN,
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Visibility
  • KALB: Albany, Albany Intl Arpt, United States
        Wind, Thunderstorm
  • KAVK: Alva, Alva Regional Airport, OK, United States
        Wind, Thunderstorm
  • KBFF: Scottsbluff, Heilig Field, NE, United States
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Thundersnow
  • KCCU: Copper Mountain, Red Cliff Pass, CO, United States
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Thundersnow
  • KDDC: Dodge City, Dodge City Regional Airport, KS, United States
        Hourly Precip Total, Thunderstorm
  • KDUC: Duncan, Halliburton Field Airport, OK, United States
        Hourly Precip Total, Thunderstorm
  • KEIK: Erie, PA, United States
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Thundersnow
  • KFDR: Frederick, Frederick Municipal Airport, OK, United States
        Hourly Precip Total, Thunderstorm
  • KFOE: Topeka, Forbes Field, KS, United States
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Thunderstorm
  • KFRI: Fort Riley, KS, United States
        Hail, Thunderstorm
  • KFSI: Fort Sill, OK, United States
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Thunderstorm
  • KFWA: Fort Wayne, IN, United States
        Wind, Thunderstorm
  • KFWZ: South Pass, WY, United States
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Visibility
  • KGAG: Gage, Gage Airport, OK, United States
        Hourly Precip Total, Thunderstorm
  • KHEF: Manassas, VA, United States
        Wind, Thunderstorm
  • KHLX: Hillsville, VA, United States
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Thunderstorm
  • KHUT: Hutchinson, Hutchinson Municipal Airport, KS, United States
        Wind, Thunderstorm
  • KJRB: Manhattan/Wall Street Heliport, NY, United States
        Hourly Precip Total, 3/6-Hourly Precip Total
  • KLSV: Nellis AFB, NV, United States
        Wind, Dust/Duststorm
  • KLXV: Leadville, Lake County Airport, CO, United States
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Visibility
  • KOUN: Norman / Max Westheimer, OK, United States
        Wind, Thunderstorm
  • KPTT: Pratt Municipal, KS, United States
        Wind, Thunderstorm
  • KRSL: Russell, Russell Municipal Airport, KS, United States
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Thunderstorm
  • KSCH: Schenectady Airport, NY, United States
        Wind, Thunderstorm
  • KSNL: Shawnee, Shawnee Municipal Airport, OK, United States
        Wind, Thunderstorm
  • KSPS: Wichita Falls, Sheppard AFB, TX, United States
        Wind, Thunderstorm
  • KTEX: Telluride, Telluride Regional Airport, CO, United States
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Thundersnow
  • KWWR: Woodward, West Woodward Airport, OK, United States
        Hourly Precip Total, Thunderstorm
  • MGRT: Retalhuleu, Guatemala
        Dewpoint, Thunderstorm
  • MMRX: Reynosa Intl Arpt, Mexico
        Dust/Duststorm, Smoke
  • MMTO: Toluca / Jose Maria, Mexico
        Pressure, Thunderstorm
  • MRPV: Tobias Bolanos International, Costa Rica
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Thunderstorm
  • NZSP: Amundsen-Scott Stn, Antarctica
        Temperature, Ice Crystals/Diamond Dust
  • SKPV: Providencia Isla / El Embrujo, Colombia
        Dewpoint, Thunderstorm
  • SPSO: Pisco, Peru
        Bird Hazard, Dust/Duststorm
  • WAQQ: Tarakan/Juwata, Indonesia
        Dewpoint, Thunderstorm


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

  • ENUG (OLD)
  • ENWV (OLD)
  • ETML (OLD)
  • FDLB (OLD)
  • FDMV (OLD)
  • GQNO (OLD)
  • K18H (NEW)
  • K19S (NEW)
  • K1AN (OLD)
  • K1AW (OLD)
  • K1BN (OLD)
  • K1BW (OLD)
  • K1CN (OLD)
  • K1CW (OLD)
  • K1DN (OLD)
  • K1DW (OLD)
  • K1EN (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)
  • K8A3 (NEW)
  • KAPS (NEW)
  • KBAM (NEW)
  • KBEC (NEW)
  • KBOU (NEW)
  • KCXW (NEW)
  • KETN (NEW)
  • KGPC (NEW)
  • KHLB (NEW)
  • KHME (OLD)
  • KI23 (NEW)
  • KI68 (NEW)
  • KJSL (OLD)
  • KKY8 (NEW)
  • KLNA (NEW)
  • KM04 (NEW)
  • KM75 (NEW)
  • KNOZ (NEW)
  • KQBD (OLD)
  • KQC5 (OLD)
  • KQD3 (OLD)
  • KQGE (OLD)
  • KQKR (OLD)
  • KQN3 (OLD)
  • KQRD (OLD)
  • KQWX (OLD)
  • KQZF (NEW)
  • KREG (NEW)
  • KRID (NEW)
  • KS33 (NEW)
  • KSEF (NEW)
  • KSXU (NEW)
  • KSZY (NEW)
  • KTMT (NEW)
  • KXNT (OLD)
  • LEAG (OLD)
  • MGMT (OLD)
  • MGTU (OLD)
  • MPSM (OLD)
  • OEAR (OLD)
  • SLAL (OLD)
  • SPJC (OLD)
  • TVSA (NEW)
  • UCFL (OLD)
  • VASU (NEW)
  • VVCI (NEW)