Cry me a river: More monsoon rain woes for Kuala Lumpur over the weekend

How bad is the rain? Ah — have a look at your window right now if you’re in the Klang Valley, and we’re willing to wager it’s either raining, just rained, or about to. It’s been a helluva wet season this year — just ask the Vios that swam down river via a storm drain ...

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Toyota Vios skids into drain during heavy rains, swept away in storm

Toyota Vios skids into drain during heavy rains, swept away in storm

Weather warnings are nothing new, but this monsoon season has proved especially heavy, with Malaysia’s Meteorological Department warning as early as late September that a deluge...

Torrential rain wreaking havoc on Kuala Lumpur and area roads

Torrential rain wreaking havoc on Kuala Lumpur and area roads

Reader, is it just us, or has there been a phenomenal amount of rain falling on our shores the last week, or so? Yesterday, several areas of Kuala Lumpur experienced flash...

High seas anxiety: Ferry of 432 stranded on sandbar after straying course

High seas anxiety: Ferry of 432 stranded on sandbar after straying course

Your sea nightmares were realized last night after 432 ferry passengers were trapped on a sandbar near Kuala Perlis in the north of the country, yesterday. The ship was on its way...

Brace yourselves for daily thunderstorms, Malaysians!

Brace yourselves for daily thunderstorms, Malaysians!

The West coast is expected to record 1,000mm of rainfall this month.

Malindo Air staff struck by lightning while handling baggage trolley at Subang Airport

Malindo Air staff struck by lightning while handling baggage trolley at Subang Airport

Poor guy.

Petty trader in Gua Musang dies after being struck by lightning

Petty trader in Gua Musang dies after being struck by lightning

He was peeling fruits outside his home when it happened.

Met Dept: There’s a possibility Sabah could get struck by a tsunami

Met Dept: There’s a possibility Sabah could get struck by a tsunami

The Department urged residents at coastal areas to be prepared.

You’ll have the highest chance of getting struck by lightning in this Malaysian town

You’ll have the highest chance of getting struck by lightning in this Malaysian town

This town has one of the highest number of lightning incidences in the world.

Brace yourselves, folks; super heavy rain is coming!

Brace yourselves, folks; super heavy rain is coming!

Malaysia will feel the full effects of La Nina in November.


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Malaysian weather has four seasons: summer, very hot summer, monsoon/flood and haze. So, yes; when it comes to weather, we have plenty to write about. Be it the annual monsoon flooding in the East Coast, or the annual nationwide phenomenon known as the haze (thanks, Indonesia!), we will be sitting here - in our air-conditioned room with our air purifier switched on - to bring you the latest weather-related news. Just let us be your weather girl, yeah?