Imagery and case studies of weather phenomena and environmental events observed by EUMETSAT's fleet of weather satellites.
State of Arctic and Antarctic sea ice in 2021
Rising temperatures has led to a marked decrease in the Arctic sea ice area and thickness which could be clearly seen in 2021.
Smoke and burned areas from Greek fires
Smoke and burned area scars from the Greek wildfires in Aug 2021 seen in satellite imagery.
Large smoke plume from wildfires in Russia
In summer 2021 Russia saw unprecedented widespread wildfires ravage large swathes of Siberia.
Widespread smoke from Turkish fires
In summer 2021 parts of the Mediterranean Sea were shrouded in smoke from wildfires along Turkey's coast.
Big bloom in the Firth of Clyde
Sentinel-3 captures a phytoplankton bloom surrounding the Isle of Arran, June 2021.
Destructive eruption of volcano Nyiragongo
In the evening of 22 May 2021 volcano Nyiragongo started to erupt, threatening life and property.
Tropical Cyclone Tauktae
Tropical Cyclone Tauktae made landfall in the Indian state of Gujarat on 17 May 2021.