Cold front forecast to send mercury down to 13 degrees in Taiwan

With the arrival of a continental cold air mass, people in Taiwan are expected to experience a sharp fall in temperatures, with lows expected to drop to 13 degrees Celsius from Saturday night (March 1...

Cold front forecast to send temperatures down to 14 degrees this week

The mercury is expected to drop to 14 degrees Celsius in parts of Taiwan over the next two days with the arrival of a continental cold front, the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) said Monday. The cold ...

Mercury rises slightly in Taiwan as cold front weakens

Temperatures across Taiwan will rise slightly Monday as a cold front begins to dissipate, with clear to sunny skies seen across most of the country, according to the Central Weather Bureau (CWB). D...

Cold front coming for N. Taiwan

The Central Weather Bureau (CWB) has issued cold temperature warnings for five cities and counties, as northern Taiwan is expected to face a strong continental cold front until Monday. A yellow col...

Weather front arrives, bringing rain, lower temperatures

A weather front that arrived in Taiwan on Sunday has sent temperatures lower and brought rain to most of the country, with snow likely in mountainous areas, according to the Central Weather Bureau (CW...

Cold surge advisory issued in N. Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As a continental cold air mass blasts into Taiwan, the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) issued a cold surge advisory today (Jan. 17) for parts of northern Taiwan, where the me...

Tourism breathes new life into S. Taiwan's Kenting, passes 4 million mark

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The number of visitors to the Hengchun Peninsula, which includes Kenting, broke the four-million mark in 2019, Liberty Times reported. Kenting National Park Headquarter...

Kaohsiung keeps status as Taiwanese city with worst air pollution

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Kaohsiung has had the worst air pollution of all the cities and counties in Taiwan for three years running, according to a survey published by an environmentalist action g...

Taiwan beach town witnesses fighter jets instead of New Year sunrise

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Thousands of revelers gathered in the beach resort town of Kenting early on Wednesday (Jan. 1) to witness the first sunrise of the new year, but instead they saw five Indi...

Temperatures in northern Taiwan to fall 5-7 degrees Friday

Taiwan will experience a warm Christmas Day Wednesday but a new northeasterly wind system that is on the way will send daytime temperatures lower by 5-7 degrees Celsius on Friday, according to the Cen...

Cool, wet weather forecast for northern Taiwan

The weather in northern Taiwan is forecast to turn cool and rainy on Sunday due to strengthening seasonal northeasterly winds, according to the Central Weather Bureau (CWB). Low temperatures of abo...

Mayor of Taiwan beach town angers Taiwanese with business card featuring Chinese flag

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The mayor of Hengchun has angered Taiwanese by handing out business cards in the United States showing the five-star flag of communist China, reports said Saturday (Dec. 1...

Northern Taiwan to see mercury drop to 12 degrees C tonight

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Due to the arrival of the first cold air mass of the winter, much of Taiwan could see the mercury plunge to 12 degrees Celsius tonight (Dec. 2). As a continental cold a...

Cool weather forecast for northern Taiwan, chances of sporadic rain

The weather in northern Taiwan is expected to be cool Friday, with daytime lows forecast to remain around 16-18 degrees Celsius due to the continued effect of northeasterly winds, the Central Weather ...

Tropical Storm Fung-Wong to bring extremely heavy rain to N. Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — An extremely heavy rain advisory has been issued for parts of northern Taiwan as the periphery of Tropical Storm Fung-Wong lashes the country. The Central Weather Burea...