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Extreme & Weird Weather of the World - Archive for 2017081218
Currently using 35750 observations from 5123 unique global stations over the past 3 hours.
Last Updated: Sat Aug 12 18:46:56 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

14 stations reporting temperature 45°C to 49°C

57 stations reporting temperature 40°C to 44°C


9 stations reporting dewpoint 30°C or greater

28 stations reporting dewpoint 28-29°C

246 stations reporting dewpoint 26-27°C


0 stations reporting wind gusts 70kt or stronger

1 station reporting wind gusts 60-69kt

1 station reporting wind gusts 50-59kt

15 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

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

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

147 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

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

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

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

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


0 stations reporting heavy snow

0 stations reporting any sleet

0 stations reporting any freezing rain

69 stations reporting heavy rain

1 station 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"

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

13 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"

1 station 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

2 stations reporting hail

0 stations reporting thundersnow

0 stations reporting thundersleet

92 stations reporting thunder with rain


0 stations reporting blizzard conditions

0 stations reporting near-blizzard conditions


3 stations reporting visibility of zero

8 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

12 stations reporting bird hazard on the runway

0 stations reporting volcanic ash

1 station reporting ice crystals/diamond dust

0 stations reporting blowing spray

4 stations reporting dust or duststorm

2 stations reporting sand or sandstorm

54 stations reporting smoke


Stations falling into 4 or more extreme categories

Stations falling into 3 extreme categories

Stations falling into 2 extreme categories

  • CXTD: Tracadie, NS, Canada
        Pressure Change, Hourly Precip Total
  • GOGG: Ziguinchor, Senegal
        Dewpoint, Thunderstorm
  • GOGS: Cap-Skirring, Senegal
        Dewpoint, Thunderstorm
  • KAOO: Altoona, Altoona-Blair County Airport, PA, United States
        Hourly Precip Total, Thunderstorm
  • KBIX: Keesler AFB / Biloxi, MS, United States
        Dewpoint, Precipitation Type/Intensity
  • KCPC: Whiteville, NC, United States
        Dewpoint, Precipitation Type/Intensity
  • KCPK: Chesapeake, Chesapeake Municipal Airport, VA, United States
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Thunderstorm
  • KCRW: Charleston, Yeager Airport, WV, United States
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Hourly Precip Total
  • KCTZ: Clinton, Sampson County Airport, NC, United States
        Dewpoint, Hourly Precip Total
  • KEWN: New Bern, Craven County Regional Airport, NC, United States
        Dewpoint, Precipitation Type/Intensity
  • KFZY: Fulton, Oswego County Airport, NY, United States
        Hourly Precip Total, Thunderstorm
  • KLAW: Lawton, Lawton Municipal Airport, OK, United States
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Thunderstorm
  • KMRH: Beaufort, Michael J Smith Field Airport, NC, United States
        Dewpoint, Precipitation Type/Intensity
  • KNBG: New Orleans, Naval Air Stn, LA, United States
        Dewpoint, Thunderstorm
  • KNJM: Swansboro / Bogue Field, NC, United States
        Dewpoint, Thunderstorm
  • KNKT: Cherry Point, Marine Corps Air Stn, NC, United States
        Dewpoint, Thunderstorm
  • KOKC: Oklahoma City, OK, United States
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Thunderstorm
  • KOQT: Oak Ridge, TN, United States
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Hourly Precip Total
  • KORF: Norfolk, Norfolk Intl Arpt, VA, United States
        Dewpoint, Precipitation Type/Intensity
  • KPTN: Patterson Memorial, LA, United States
        Dewpoint, Thunderstorm
  • KSBY: Salisbury, MD, United States
        Hourly Precip Total, 3/6-Hourly Precip Total
  • KSVN: Hunter U. S. Army Airfield, GA, United States
        Dewpoint, Precipitation Type/Intensity
  • KSWW: Sweetwater, Avenger Field Airport, TX, United States
        Wind, Visibility
  • KTIK: Tinker AFB, OK, United States
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Thunderstorm
  • LHUD: Szeged, Hungary
        Thunderstorm, Visibility
  • LIBR: Brindisi, Italy
        Wind, Thunderstorm
  • LYNI: Nis, Serbia and Montenegro
        Wind, Thunderstorm
  • LYVR: Vrsac, Serbia and Montenegro
        Hail, Thunderstorm
  • MDLR: La Romana Intl Arpt, Dominican Republic
        Dewpoint, Thunderstorm
  • MMMT: Minatitlan, Mexico
        Dewpoint, Pressure Change
  • NZSP: Amundsen-Scott Stn, Antarctica
        Temperature, Ice Crystals/Diamond Dust
  • OEAO: Prince Abdulmajeed Bin Abdulaz, Saudi Arabia
        Temperature, Thunderstorm
  • OEGN: Gizan, Saudi Arabia
        Dewpoint, Sand/Sandstorm
  • OIAA: Abadan, Iran
        Temperature, Dewpoint
  • OIAM: Bandar Mahshahr / Mahshahr, Iran
        Temperature, Dewpoint
  • OPLA: Lahore Airport, Pakistan
        Dewpoint, Smoke
  • OPMT: Multan, Pakistan
        Dewpoint, Smoke
  • OTBH: Al Udeid, Qatar
        Temperature, Dewpoint
  • SLTJ: Tarija, Bolivia
        Sand/Sandstorm, Smoke
  • SPSO: Pisco, Peru
        Bird Hazard, Dust/Duststorm
  • VOMM: Madras / Minambakkam, India
        Dewpoint, Thunderstorm
  • WBGR: Miri, Malaysia
        Thunderstorm, Visibility


55 unidentified stations (out of a total of 118 documented unknown stations)

  • ENLE (OLD)
  • ENUG (OLD)
  • ENWV (OLD)
  • ETML (OLD)
  • FDMV (OLD)
  • GQNO (OLD)
  • K18H (OLD)
  • 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 (OLD)
  • K3L4 (OLD)
  • K6P9 (OLD)
  • KHME (OLD)
  • KJSL (OLD)
  • KNOZ (OLD)
  • KQBD (OLD)
  • KQD3 (OLD)
  • KQGE (OLD)
  • KQKT (OLD)
  • KQN3 (OLD)
  • KQRD (OLD)
  • KQWX (OLD)
  • KQZF (OLD)
  • LEAG (OLD)
  • LETU (OLD)
  • MGMT (OLD)
  • MGTU (OLD)
  • MPSM (OLD)
  • OEAR (OLD)
  • OICM (OLD)
  • SESG (OLD)
  • SLAL (OLD)
  • SPJC (OLD)
  • UCFL (OLD)
  • YAYT (OLD)