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Extreme & Weird Weather of the World - Archive for 2018021821
Currently using 34625 observations from 5033 unique global stations over the past 3 hours.
Last Updated: Sun Feb 18 21:46:33 UTC 2018



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

3 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

0 stations reporting dewpoint 28-29°C

24 stations reporting dewpoint 26-27°C


2 stations reporting wind gusts 70kt or stronger

5 stations reporting wind gusts 60-69kt

21 stations reporting wind gusts 50-59kt

117 stations reporting wind gusts 40-49kt


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

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

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

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


1 station 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

3 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

1 station 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

5 stations reporting sea level pressure 1040-1044mb


1 station reporting 3-hourly pressure fall of 10mb or greater

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

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

1 station reporting 3-hourly pressure rise of 10mb or greater


24 stations reporting heavy snow

4 stations reporting any sleet

3 stations reporting any freezing rain

11 stations reporting heavy rain

33 stations reporting unknown precipitation type


2 stations reporting ice accretion in the past 1 hour

2 stations reporting ice accretion in the past 3 hours

29 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"

1 station 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

1 station reporting thundersnow

0 stations reporting thundersleet

20 stations reporting thunder with rain


5 stations reporting blizzard conditions

6 stations reporting near-blizzard conditions


4 stations reporting visibility of zero

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

1 station reporting visibility 75 miles or greater

1 station 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

20 stations reporting ice crystals/diamond dust

0 stations reporting blowing spray

15 stations reporting dust or duststorm

0 stations reporting sand or sandstorm

0 stations reporting well-developed dust/sand whirls

18 stations reporting smoke


Stations falling into 4 or more extreme categories

Stations falling into 3 extreme categories

Stations falling into 2 extreme categories

  • CWJR: Creston, Canada
        Pressure Change, Hourly Precip Total
  • CYCS: Chesterfield Inlet, Canada
        Temperature, Ice Crystals/Diamond Dust
  • CYRT: Rankin Inlet, NT, Canada
        Temperature, Ice Crystals/Diamond Dust
  • CYZG: Salliut Airport Stn, Canada
        Wind, Visibility
  • CYZS: Coral Harbour, NT, Canada
        Visibility, Ice Crystals/Diamond Dust
  • KCID: Cedar Rapids, The Eastern Iowa Airport, IA, United States
        Pressure Change, Ice Accretion
  • KCMX: Hancock, Houghton County Memorial Airport, MI, United States
        Pressure Change, Precipitation Type/Intensity
  • KDPA: Chicago / West Chicago, Dupage Airport, IL, United States
        Pressure Change, Ice Accretion
  • KFNB: Falls City, Brenner Field Airport, NE, United States
        Wind, Pressure Change
  • KGBK: Magnolia, LA, United States
        Temperature, Dewpoint
  • KGRI: Grand Island, NE, United States
        Wind, Pressure Change
  • KHUT: Hutchinson, Hutchinson Municipal Airport, KS, United States
        Wind, Pressure Change
  • KIOW: Iowa City, Iowa City Municipal Airport, IA, United States
        Pressure Change, Ice Accretion
  • KLNC: Lancaster, Lancaster Airport, TX, United States
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Thunderstorm
  • KLNR: Lone Rock, Tri-County Regional Airport, WI, United States
        Pressure Change, Ice Accretion
  • KMIW: Marshalltown, IA, United States
        Pressure Change, Ice Accretion
  • KMLI: Moline, Quad-City Airport, IL, United States
        Pressure Change, Ice Accretion
  • KMSN: Madison, Dane County Regional-Truax Field, WI, United States
        Pressure Change, Ice Accretion
  • KMWN: Mount Washington, NH, United States
        Wind, Visibility
  • KMYP: Salida Mountain, Monarch Pass, CO, United States
        Wind, Thundersnow
  • KNFL: Fallon, Naval Air Stn, NV, United States
        Wind, Dust/Duststorm
  • KP28: Medicine Lodge, Medicine Lodge, KS, United States
        Wind, Pressure Change
  • KPIA: Peoria, Greater Peoria Regional Airport, IL, United States
        Pressure Change, Ice Accretion
  • KPOY: Powell, WY, United States
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Visibility
  • KRST: Rochester, Rochester Intl Arpt, MN, United States
        Wind, Pressure Change
  • KSTJ: St. Joseph, Rosecrans Memorial Airport, MO, United States
        Wind, Pressure Change
  • KSXT: Sexton Summit, OR, United States
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Visibility
  • NZSP: Amundsen-Scott Stn, Antarctica
        Temperature, Ice Crystals/Diamond Dust
  • PACZ: Cape Romanzof, Cape Romanzof LRRS Airport, AK, United States
        Pressure Change, Visibility
  • PADK: Adak Island, Adak Airport, AK, United States
        Wind, Pressure Change
  • PAIW: Wales, AK, United States
        Wind, Precipitation Type/Intensity
  • PALG: Kalskag, AK, United States
        Hourly Precip Total, 3/6-Hourly Precip Total
  • PASA: Savoonga Airport, AK, United States
        Wind, Pressure Change
  • PATC: Tin City Airways Facilities Sector, AK, United States
        Wind, Precipitation Type/Intensity
  • SBPJ: Brigadeiro Lysias Rodrigues, Brazil
        Dewpoint, Thunderstorm
  • SKIB: Ibague / Perales, Colombia
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Thunderstorm
  • SLCO: Cobija, Bolivia
        Dewpoint, Thunderstorm


51 unidentified stations (out of a total of 136 documented unknown stations)

  • ENLE (OLD)
  • ENUG (OLD)
  • ENWV (OLD)
  • ETML (OLD)
  • FDLB (OLD)
  • GQNO (OLD)
  • K18H (OLD)
  • K1AN (OLD)
  • K1AW (OLD)
  • K1BN (OLD)
  • K1BW (OLD)
  • K1CN (OLD)
  • K1DN (OLD)
  • K1DW (OLD)
  • K1EN (OLD)
  • K1FN (OLD)
  • K1FW (OLD)
  • K1GN (OLD)
  • K1HN (OLD)
  • K1IN (OLD)
  • K1IW (OLD)
  • K1JN (OLD)
  • K1KN (OLD)
  • K1LN (OLD)
  • K1MN (OLD)
  • K1NN (OLD)
  • K1ON (OLD)
  • K2LS (OLD)
  • K3L4 (OLD)
  • K6P9 (OLD)
  • KDSF (OLD)
  • KHME (OLD)
  • KJSL (OLD)
  • KNOZ (OLD)
  • KQBD (OLD)
  • KQD3 (OLD)
  • KQFR (OLD)
  • KQGE (OLD)
  • KQN3 (OLD)
  • KQRD (OLD)
  • KQZF (OLD)
  • KXIF (OLD)
  • LEAG (OLD)
  • LETU (OLD)
  • MGMT (OLD)
  • MGTU (OLD)
  • OEAR (OLD)
  • OICM (OLD)
  • SLAL (OLD)
  • SPJC (OLD)
  • UCFL (OLD)