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Extreme & Weird Weather of the World - Archive for 2018052115
Currently using 35258 observations from 5255 unique global stations over the past 3 hours.
Last Updated: Mon May 21 15:46:29 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

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

3 stations reporting temperature 45°C to 49°C

70 stations reporting temperature 40°C to 44°C


0 stations reporting dewpoint 30°C or greater

2 stations reporting dewpoint 28-29°C

87 stations reporting dewpoint 26-27°C


0 stations reporting wind gusts 70kt or stronger

0 stations reporting wind gusts 60-69kt

2 stations reporting wind gusts 50-59kt

11 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

1 station reporting heat index of 50°C to 54°C

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

63 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

1 station reporting sea level pressure 960mb - 969mb

2 stations 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

0 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

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

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


0 stations reporting heavy snow

1 station reporting any sleet

1 station reporting any freezing rain

39 stations reporting heavy rain

7 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"

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"

5 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"

1 station 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

1 station reporting hail

0 stations reporting thundersnow

0 stations reporting thundersleet

0 stations reporting thunder with freezing rain

65 stations reporting thunder with rain


0 stations reporting blizzard conditions

0 stations reporting near-blizzard conditions


1 station reporting visibility of zero

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

1 station reporting visibility 75 miles or greater

4 stations reporting visibility 50-74 miles


0 stations reporting aurora

0 stations reporting solar/lunar eclipse


0 stations reporting aircraft mishap

13 stations reporting bird hazard on the runway

0 stations reporting volcanic ash

0 stations reporting ice crystals/diamond dust

0 stations reporting blowing spray

5 stations reporting dust or duststorm

4 stations reporting sand or sandstorm

0 stations reporting well-developed dust/sand whirls

8 stations reporting smoke


Stations falling into 4 or more extreme categories

Stations falling into 3 extreme categories

Stations falling into 2 extreme categories

  • DRRT: Tahoua, Niger
        Temperature, Dust/Duststorm
  • KARR: Aurora, Aurora Municipal Airport, IL, United States
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Hourly Precip Total
  • KBPT: Beaumont / Port Arthur, TX, United States
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Hourly Precip Total
  • KDBQ: Dubuque, Dubuque Regional Airport, IA, United States
        Pressure Change, Precipitation Type/Intensity
  • KDPA: Chicago / West Chicago, Dupage Airport, IL, United States
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Hourly Precip Total
  • KGRI: Grand Island, NE, United States
        Pressure Change, Visibility
  • KMDW: Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport, IL, United States
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Thunderstorm
  • KMWN: Mount Washington, NH, United States
        Wind, Visibility
  • KPSX: Palacios, Palacios Municipal Airport, TX, United States
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Thunderstorm
  • KPWK: Chicago / Wheeling, Pal-Waukee Airport, IL, United States
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Hourly Precip Total
  • KSBN: South Bend, IN, United States
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Thunderstorm
  • LIVC: Monte Cimone, Italy
        Thunderstorm, Visibility
  • LTAH: Afyon, Turkey
        Hail, Thunderstorm
  • MMCV: Ciudad Victoria Airport, Mexico
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, 3/6-Hourly Precip Total
  • MMMA: Matamoros International, Mexico
        Pressure Change, 3/6-Hourly Precip Total
  • NZSP: Amundsen-Scott Stn, Antarctica
        Temperature, Visibility
  • OEMA: Madinah, Saudi Arabia
        Temperature, Dust/Duststorm
  • SPSO: Pisco, Peru
        Bird Hazard, Smoke
  • VAAH: Ahmadabad, India
        Temperature, Smoke
  • VEGT: Gauhati, India
        Dewpoint, Thunderstorm
  • VILK: Lucknow / Amausi, India
        Temperature, Dust/Duststorm
  • VTSG: Krabi, Thailand
        Dewpoint, Thunderstorm


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

  • ENLE (OLD)
  • ENUG (OLD)
  • ENWV (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)
  • KGCY (NEW)
  • KHME (OLD)
  • KHPT (NEW)
  • KJSL (OLD)
  • KM02 (NEW)
  • KNOZ (OLD)
  • KPLD (NEW)
  • KQD3 (OLD)
  • KQFR (OLD)
  • KQN3 (OLD)
  • KQWX (OLD)
  • KQZF (OLD)
  • KWBF (NEW)
  • KX07 (NEW)
  • KXIF (OLD)
  • LEAG (OLD)
  • LETU (OLD)
  • MGMT (OLD)
  • MGTU (OLD)
  • MPSM (OLD)
  • OEAR (OLD)
  • OICM (OLD)
  • OPIS (NEW)
  • PPNU (NEW)
  • SESG (OLD)
  • SLAL (OLD)
  • SPJC (OLD)
  • SYLT (NEW)
  • SYMB (NEW)
  • UCFL (OLD)
  • URRP (NEW)
  • VASD (OLD)
  • VDSV (NEW)
  • VYNT (NEW)
  • YAYT (OLD)