Flower fields bloom near Taipei’s Guandu

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Colorful zinnias and sunflowers are blooming in the flower fields near Baxia Pumping Station (八仙抽水站) in Taipei's Beitou District, Beitou Precinct of Taipei City Police...

Single-digit temperatures, snow on high mountains and rain in low lying areas in northern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—The coldest air since winter continued to sweep northern Taiwan on Sunday, bringing temperatures down to between 7 and 10 degrees Celsius and rain almost all day long in the...

Winter mountain traffic updates

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Low temperatures and high humidity brought sleet and snow flurries on Datun Mountain and relentless snow on Taipingshan Mountain last night. Yilan District Snow be...

Photo of the Day: Panoramic view of northern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Flickr user Steve Chin posted an image of a panoramic view of Taiwan during the sunset at Datun Mountain (大屯山) in the Yangmingshan National Park on April 29. The photo ...

Yangmingshan stands a chance of seeing snow Saturday

A strong continental cold air mass forecast to arrive in Taiwan on Saturday could translate into chances of snow on mountain summits with elevations higher than 1,000 meters above sea level in the Tai...