Facebook user reviews flooded Yangon streets aka ‘new Yangon Waterboom’

For better or for worse, rainy season is officially upon us, and with that, so are those daily street floods that make walking around town a hundred times more hazardous than it normally is. The whole thing sucks, but Facebook user Thu Htoo Zan tried to make the best of a bad situation by uploading

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Monsoon descends on Myanmar

Rain fell in almost all of Myanmar’s states and regions today, including Naypyidaw, Yangon Region and Mandalay Region, announced the Department of Meteorology and Hydrology....

Monsoon descends on Myanmar

Small storm to hit Myanmar next week

The Department of Meteorology and Hydrology (DMH) predicts the formation of a small storm in the Bay of Bengal in the second week of May. The department’s forecast said moderate...

Small storm to hit Myanmar next week

Annual potential Inle Lake drought no longer likely this year

Great news for Inle Lake residents (and tourists) — while several villagers were worried that the lake would face another annual drought this summer, authorities have...

Annual potential Inle Lake drought no longer likely this year

600 chickens massacred by Sagaing hailstorm

Trees, buildings, and animals were pounded by “hail the size of tennis balls” for about 15 minutes last night in Kyun Hla Township, Sagaing Region. A cow and 600 chickens were...

600 chickens massacred by Sagaing hailstorm

Temperatures to rise above 40 degrees this week

If you think Yangon’s got it bad heat-wise this summer, be thankful you’re not living in certain other parts of the country where temperatures are predicted to rise above 40...

Temperatures to rise above 40 degrees this week

Small earthquake felt in parts of Yangon yesterday evening

An earthquake measuring 3.0 on the Richter Scale hit Yangon around 7:50 pm yesterday evening, reports 7Day Daily. In spite of its size, the quake could be felt across town....

Small earthquake felt in parts of Yangon yesterday evening

Developing cyclone will bring rain to parts of Myanmar

Feeling a bit chilly this morning? No, it’s not just you, it really is colder today. According to meteorologist Htun Lin, a cyclone is forming in the Bay of Bengal (yes, another...

Developing cyclone will bring rain to parts of Myanmar

A warm(er) winter might be headed our way

Great news for all you summer-lovers in Myanmar: this winter might just be hotter than past years, according to the Department of Hydrology and Meteorology. “Temperatures...

A warm(er) winter might be headed our way

Developing cyclone turns away from Myanmar but more will follow, forecaster warns

"Please take rest for 3 or 4 days, then prepare for another

Developing cyclone turns away from Myanmar but more will follow, forecaster warns