22 results for 'heatwave'
European heatwaves in Summer 2019
Maximum temperature records were broken in many parts of Europe in June and July 2019, due to a series of heatwaves.
A summer of heatwaves and drought for many
Summer 2018 in much of Europe was characterised by prolonged heatwaves, leading to droughts in some areas.
European heatwaves lead to droughts
Recurring heatwaves caused droughts in parts of Central Europe in Summer 2015.
2018 and 2019 Drought and Heatwaves in Europe
Both 2018 and 2019 saw exceptionally dry, hot summers.
Cold front with severe thunderstorms brings end to Italian heatwave
Cold front with severe thunderstorms brings an end to the 2012 Italian summer heat wave.
Heatwave triggers thunderstorms over parts of Europe
Exceptionally high temperatures triggered a number of thunderstorms over parts of Europe on 1 and 2 July.
Hot and dry in the Alps
After a break of a few days and snowfall in late August, heatwave conditions returned to the Alps in mid-September.
2015 - warm, dry but stormy year
An overview of some of the more significant weather events of 2015, using satellite data, including data from Meteosat and Metop.
Catastrophic fires over Portugal and Spain
In the beginning of August, in conjunction with the heatwave over Western and Central Europe, Portugal was hit by the most devastating forest fire in a century.
Extreme heat triggers thunderstorms in the UK
On 19 July the UK saw its hottest day of 2016, when the mercury topped 33 °C. The heat then triggered thunderstorms.