In late March 2022, just days after much of Europe was covered by Saharan dust, parts of south-eastern Europe were again under the influence of a dust-infused system.
Widespread dust intrusion across Europe
Continental-wide plume of Saharan dust across Europe in March 2022.
Major dust outbreaks - Africa, Middle East & China
Meteosat-8 spots series of dust outbreaks in March 2021.
Meteosat-11 captures plume of Saharan dust
Huge amount of Saharan dust advected across the Mediterranean Sea into central Europe.