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Monthly Report on Global Extreme Climate Events -----

Extreme climate events and weather-related disasters during this period

Extreme Climate Event

Highlight

  • Monthly mean temperatures were extremely high from the northwestern part of Eastern Siberia to the central part of Central Siberia, from southwestern China to northern Bangladesh, from New Guinea Island to Sumatra Island, in western Saudi Arabia, from the northeastern part of North America to the central part of Central America, from central Peru to western Bolivia, from northern to eastern Australia, and on the Indian Ocean coast of Antarctica.
  • Monthly mean temperatures were extremely low from western China to the southern part of Central Asia.
  • Monthly precipitation amounts were extremely high from the northwestern part of Eastern Siberia to the northeastern part of Central Siberia, from Hokkaido region of Japan to central China, from southeastern China to the central Indochina Peninsula, in and around the northwestern part of South Asia, in northern and northwestern Europe, in the south area of the Great Lakes, and in the western USA.
  • Monthly precipitation amounts were extremely low from the central part of Eastern Siberia to the southeastern part of Western Siberia, from southwestern Russia to central Europe, and in and around the northwestern part of Northern Africa.

TypeAreaRemarks
1Warm · WetFrom the northwestern part of Eastern Siberia to the central part of Central Siberia
2DryFrom the central part of Eastern Siberia to the southeastern part of Western Siberia
3WetFrom Hokkaido region of Japan to central China
4WetFrom southeastern China to the central Indochina Peninsula
  • The monthly precipitation amount in Hong Kong was the second highest on record for October since 1884 (Hong Kong Observatory).
5WarmFrom southwestern China to northern Bangladesh
6Tropical StormThe northern Philippines
  • It was reported that Tropical Storm "KOMPASU" caused more than 40 fatalities in the northern Philippines (the government of the Philippines).
7WarmFrom New Guinea Island to Sumatra Island
8ColdFrom western China to the southern part of Central Asia
9WetIn and around the northwestern part of South Asia
  • It was reported that heavy rains caused a total of more than 260 fatalities in India and Nepal (the government of India, the government of Nepal).
10WarmWestern Saudi Arabia
11DryFrom southwestern Russia to central Europe
12WetNorthern and northwestern Europe
  • The monthly precipitation amount in Norway was the third highest on record for October since 1900 (Norwegian Meteorological Institute).
13DryIn and around the northwestern part of Northern Africa
14WarmFrom the northeastern part of North America to the central part of Central America
  • The monthly mean temperature in the northeastern USA was the highest on record for October since 1895 (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, the USA).
15WetThe south area of the Great Lakes, the western USA
  • The monthly precipitation amount in the western USA was the second highest on record for October since 1895 (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, the USA).
16WarmFrom central Peru to western Bolivia
17WarmFrom northern to eastern Australia
18WarmThe Indian Ocean coast of Antarctica
 

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