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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 in and around the Indochina Peninsula, from the southwestern part of Central Asia to southwestern Russia, from Iceland to southeastern Greenland, from southern Europe to the northern part of Northern Africa, from the western part of Middle Africa to Ascension Island, from southeastern Canada to the northeastern USA, from northwestern Brazil to central Peru, and from eastern Australia to central Indonesia.
  • Monthly precipitation amounts were extremely high in and around Mongolia, from eastern Japan to central China, from central to western Indonesia, in and around Bangladesh, from southwestern Russia to central Europe, from the Midwest to southeastern USA, from northwestern Canada to the northwestern USA, in southern Mexico, in and around western Colombia, and in and around northern Brazil.
  • Monthly precipitation amounts were extremely low in and around the central Indochina Peninsula, in the central part of Eastern Siberia, from the southern part of Central Siberia to the central part of Western Siberia, in and around southwestern Russia, and in southeastern Canada.

TypeAreaRemarks
1DryFrom the southern part of Central Siberia to the central part of Western Siberia
2WetIn and around Mongolia
3DryThe central part of Eastern Siberia
4WetFrom eastern Japan to central China
  • The monthly precipitation amount in western Japan was the highest on record for August since 1946.
  • The monthly precipitation amount in eastern Japan was the second highest on record for August since 1946.
5Warm · DryIn and around the Indochina Peninsula
6WetFrom central to western Indonesia
7WetIn and around Bangladesh
8Heavy RainSouth Asia
  • It was reported that heavy rains caused a total of more than 280 fatalities in South Asia (the government of India, the government of Pakistan, the government of Nepal).
9WarmFrom the southwestern part of Central Asia to southwestern Russia
10DryIn and around southwestern Russia
11Heavy RainNorthern Turkey
  • It was reported that heavy rains caused more than 70 fatalities in northern Turkey (the government of Turkey).
12WetFrom southwestern Russia to central Europe
13WarmFrom southern Europe to the northern part of Northern Africa
14WarmFrom the western part of Middle Africa to Ascension Island
15WarmFrom Iceland to southeastern Greenland
16Warm · DryFrom southeastern Canada to the northeastern USA
  • The monthly mean temperature in the northeastern USA was the highest on record for August since 1895 (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, the USA).
17WetFrom the Midwest to southeastern USA
18WetFrom northwestern Canada to the northwestern USA
19WetSouthern Mexico
20WetIn and around western Colombia
21WarmFrom northwestern Brazil to central Peru
22WetIn and around northern Brazil
23WarmFrom eastern Australia to central Indonesia
 

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