March 23, 2021 12:33 am
The first preliminary report by the Covid-19 Task Force set up by the World Meteorological Organisation (WMO) has cautioned governments that weather, meteorological factors and air quality conditions should not be used as a trigger to relax measures to halt the spread of coronavirus.
March 18, 2021 7:59 pm
Greek alphabet will no longer be used to name Atlantic tropical storms because it hampers communication, planning
January 15, 2021 9:17 pm
Last year, the average global temperature recorded was 14.9 degrees Celsius, which was 1.2 degrees Celsius above the pre-industrial level (1850-1900). The warmest ever years recorded are 2016, 2019 and 2020, the WMO stated.
December 02, 2020 2:08 pm
‘We are now experiencing a La Niña, which has a cooling effect on global temperatures, but that has not been sufficient to put a brake on this year’s heat,” said Prof. Taalas of the World Meteorological Organisation
May 27, 2020 12:52 pm
WMO spokesperson Clare Nullis Kapp said, “India is experiencing a heatwave, and this is at the same time as India is relaxing the lockdown measures."
June 14, 2018 4:11 pm
El Nino is a warming of ocean surface temperatures associated with crop damage, fires and flash floods.
December 20, 2017 8:31 pm
According to data collected by the World Meteorological Organisation, 2017 may be among the hottest years ever recorded.
November 09, 2015 4:14 am
According to IITM, the workshop is an effort to facilitate increased interaction among various operational climate prediction centres.
April 01, 2015 2:52 am
Climate change is poised to worsen air quality globally.
November 05, 2014 11:52 am
Catch predicted to dip, fishing industry needs to adapt to climate changes, suggests WMO.