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Extreme & Weird Weather of the World - Archive for 2018041503
Currently using 34525 observations from 4891 unique global stations over the past 3 hours.
Last Updated: Sun Apr 15 03:46:33 UTC 2018



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

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

0 stations reporting temperature 40°C to 44°C


0 stations reporting dewpoint 30°C or greater

3 stations reporting dewpoint 28-29°C

52 stations reporting dewpoint 26-27°C


0 stations reporting wind gusts 70kt or stronger

0 stations reporting wind gusts 60-69kt

6 stations reporting wind gusts 50-59kt

68 stations reporting wind gusts 40-49kt


2 stations 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

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

14 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

2 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

9 stations reporting sea level pressure 1040-1044mb


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

1 station reporting 3-hourly pressure fall of 5mb to 9.9mb

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

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


11 stations reporting heavy snow

16 stations reporting any sleet

27 stations reporting any freezing rain

48 stations reporting heavy rain

80 stations reporting unknown precipitation type


24 stations reporting ice accretion in the past 1 hour

21 stations reporting ice accretion in the past 3 hours

21 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"

1 station 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"

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

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

0 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"

1 station reporting 3 or 6 hourly (melted) precip total of 3-3.99"

3 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

0 stations reporting thunder with freezing rain

32 stations reporting thunder with rain


1 station reporting blizzard conditions

2 stations reporting near-blizzard conditions


0 stations reporting visibility of zero

29 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

4 stations reporting bird hazard on the runway

0 stations reporting volcanic ash

4 stations reporting ice crystals/diamond dust

0 stations reporting blowing spray

6 stations reporting dust or duststorm

6 stations reporting sand or sandstorm

0 stations reporting well-developed dust/sand whirls

21 stations reporting smoke


Stations falling into 4 or more extreme categories

Stations falling into 3 extreme categories

Stations falling into 2 extreme categories

  • CWDA: Englee, Canada
        Wind, Pressure Change
  • CWEF: Saint Paul Island, Canada
        Wind, Pressure Change
  • CWHP: Heath Point, Canada
        Wind, Pressure Change
  • DAUG: Ghardaia, Algeria
        Wind, Sand/Sandstorm
  • K0CO: Berthoud Pass, CO, United States
        Wind, Precipitation Type/Intensity
  • KA08: Marion, AL, United States
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, 3/6-Hourly Precip Total
  • KASN: Talladega, AL, United States
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Thunderstorm
  • KBHM: Birmingham, Birmingham Intl Arpt, AL, United States
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Thunderstorm
  • KBIV: Holland, Tulip City Airport, MI, United States
        Wind, Ice Accretion
  • KBIX: Keesler AFB / Biloxi, MS, United States
        Hourly Precip Total, Thunderstorm
  • KBQX: Brazos 451, United States
        Temperature, Visibility
  • KBVE: Boothville, LA, United States
        Wind, Precipitation Type/Intensity
  • KCQF: Fairhope, AL, United States
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Hourly Precip Total
  • KDBQ: Dubuque, Dubuque Regional Airport, IA, United States
        Pressure Change, Ice Accretion
  • KEAU: Eau Claire, WI, United States
        Wind, Precipitation Type/Intensity
  • KEKY: Bessemer Airport, AL, United States
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Thunderstorm
  • KGAD: Gadsden Municipal, AL, United States
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Thunderstorm
  • KGAO: Galliano, LA, United States
        3/6-Hourly Precip Total, Thunderstorm
  • KGPT: Gulfport, MS, United States
        Hourly Precip Total, 3/6-Hourly Precip Total
  • KGRI: Grand Island, NE, United States
        Wind, Pressure Change
  • KGRR: Grand Rapids, Gerald R. Ford Intl Arpt, MI, United States
        Wind, Ice Accretion
  • KGZH: Evergreen, Middleton Field, AL, United States
        Hourly Precip Total, Thunderstorm
  • KMFI: Marshfield, Marshfield Municipal Airport, WI, United States
        Pressure Change, Precipitation Type/Intensity
  • KMKE: Milwaukee, General Mitchell Intl Arpt, WI, United States
        Wind, Ice Accretion
  • KMKG: Muskegon, Muskegon County Airport, MI, United States
        Wind, Ice Accretion
  • KMSY: New Orleans, LA, United States
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Thunderstorm
  • KPQL: Pascagoula, Lott Intl Arpt, MS, United States
        Hourly Precip Total, Thunderstorm
  • KRAC: Racine, Batten Intl Arpt, WI, United States
        Wind, Ice Accretion
  • KRPD: Rice Lake, Rice Lake Regional-Carl's Field Airport, WI, United States
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Visibility
  • KTCL: Tuscaloosa, Tuscaloosa Municipal Airport, AL, United States
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, 3/6-Hourly Precip Total
  • MMVR: Veracruz / Las Bajadas / General Heriberto Jara, Mexico
        Pressure Change, Sand/Sandstorm
  • NZSP: Amundsen-Scott Stn, Antarctica
        Temperature, Ice Crystals/Diamond Dust
  • VHHH: Hong Kong Inter-National Airport, Hong Kong
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Thunderstorm


52 unidentified stations (out of a total of 137 documented unknown stations)

  • ENLE (OLD)
  • ENUG (OLD)
  • ENWV (OLD)
  • ETML (OLD)
  • FDLB (OLD)
  • GQNO (OLD)
  • HTNU (NEW)
  • 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)
  • KDSF (OLD)
  • KHME (OLD)
  • KNOZ (OLD)
  • KQBD (OLD)
  • KQD3 (OLD)
  • KQFR (OLD)
  • KQGE (OLD)
  • KQKR (OLD)
  • KQN3 (OLD)
  • KQRD (OLD)
  • KQZF (OLD)
  • KWBF (NEW)
  • KXIF (OLD)
  • LEAG (OLD)
  • MGTU (OLD)
  • OEAR (OLD)
  • OICM (OLD)
  • SESG (OLD)
  • SPJC (OLD)
  • UCFL (OLD)
  • URRP (NEW)
  • VASD (OLD)
  • YAYT (OLD)