July 2020 was Hong Kong’s hottest month since records began in 1884

The monthly mean maximum temperature was a soaring 33.3 degrees.

These pictures of a double rainbow in Hong Kong will make you fall in love with the city all over again

These pictures of a double rainbow in Hong Kong will make you fall in love with the city all over again

Hong Kong, you absolute beaut

Two hikers faint in Sai Kung, one dies as city records hottest day of the year

Two hikers faint in Sai Kung, one dies as city records hottest day of the year

The temperature soaring to 33.9°C during the day

PHOTO: Waterspout spotted near Hong Kong airport as observatory issues third day of rainstorm warning

PHOTO: Waterspout spotted near Hong Kong airport as observatory issues third day of rainstorm warning

A Facebook user posted a picture of the waterspout in Chek Lap Kok as Hong Kong saw its third consecutive day of heavy rain

2019 hottest year on record for Hong Kong, Observatory says

2019 hottest year on record for Hong Kong, Observatory says

Hong Kong’s political climate wasn’t the only thing boiling over last year: 2019 was the city’s hottest year ever, setting no fewer than 30 separate records for high...

Batten Down the Hatches: Observatory mulls first T8 signal of 2019 as Typhoon Wipha nears

Batten Down the Hatches: Observatory mulls first T8 signal of 2019 as Typhoon Wipha nears

Prominent experts are warning of a powerful storm that has the potential to upend daily life in the famously orderly financial hub of Hong Kong. No, not the political storm...

Polar vortex puts freeze on Hong Kong deliveries to US

Polar vortex puts freeze on Hong Kong deliveries to US

It may be a balmy 16 degrees Celsius outside in Hong Kong today, but make no mistake, not even the SAR can escape the the frigid maw of the polar vortex currently wreaking havoc...

Flight from Newark to Hong Kong stranded on frigid Canadian runway overnight

Flight from Newark to Hong Kong stranded on frigid Canadian runway overnight

Flights from Newark to Hong Kong are usually hellish just because of the whole spending-16-hours-crammed-into-a-flying-sardine-can thing, but passengers on one United Airlines...

Cold start to the week: Single digit temperatures recorded as wintry weather hits HK

Cold start to the week: Single digit temperatures recorded as wintry weather hits HK

Making the already widely-detested Monday morning wake up even worse, temperatures dropped to single digits this morning in parts of Hong Kong, with more chilly weather in store...

Jacket time: Temperatures to drop to low teens over the weekend as cold front hits

Jacket time: Temperatures to drop to low teens over the weekend as cold front hits

Winter is coming. Get ready for Hong Kong to be plunged into the icy depths of the low teens. Perhaps worse. Forecasts predict the mercury to drop to temperatures of 12 and 13...


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