Taiwan's heatwave will continue until Sunday, afternoon thunderstorms to roll in

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Former CWB weather forecast center director Daniel Wu (吳德榮) said on Monday (June 22) that hot, sunny weather will continue until this Sunday (June 28), but warned of highe...

1st tropical storm of year brewing, impact on Taiwan uncertain

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A tropical depression lurking to the southeast of the Philippines is expected to form the first tropical storm of the year, but as models of its future path differ, the ex...

Cool and rainy weather expected across Taiwan this week

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Temperatures in northern and northeastern Taiwan dropped on Wednesday morning (April 22) under the influence of a northeasterly draft. Cool and rainy weather is expecte...

Taiwan weather to turn wet and cooler in coming week

The weather will become cooler with sporadic rain in some areas of Taiwan on Tuesday and Wednesday with the arrival of a frontal system and stronger northeasterly monsoon, the Central Weather Bureau (...

Mercury plummets as cold spell grips Taiwan

Temperatures across Taiwan plunged Wednesday night into early Thursday morning (Jan. 30), setting records for this winter season in some parts of the country, according to the Central Weather Bureau (...

2019 poised to be hottest year in 72 years in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — According to statistics released by the Central Weather Bureau (CWB), 2019 has had an average temperature of 24.5 degrees Celsius in Taiwan as of Monday (Dec. 23), the hig...

Taiwan weather warms up, nearing 30 degrees during daytime

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Central Weather Bureau says most of Taiwan will experience daytime highs of near 30 degrees Celsius over the next few days, as warm weather temporarily picks up again....

Red alert heat warning issued for northern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Central Weather Bureau (CWB) issued the highest possible "red light" heat warning for Yilan County, as well as eight other heat warnings for northern and cen...

Heat warning issued for 8 municipalities in northern and central Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Central Weather Bureau (CWB) issued a heat warning for eight municipalities in northern and central Taiwan today (July 30), with hot temperatures and high ultraviolet ...

Taiwan weather expert sees one typhoon a week

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – As the typhoon season is moving into a higher gear, one typhoon or tropical storm could emerge every week, though not all of them would have an impact on Taiwan, a weather...

Tropical Storm Ewiniar will not impact Taiwan weather

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As of 8 a.m. this morning (June 6), the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) confirmed that the movements of tropical storm Ewiniar will not affect Taiwan's weather at this ti...

Taiwan weather bureau plans heat warning system amid rising temperatures

TAIPEI (CNA) - In the wake of record-breaking weather across Taiwan, the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) is devising a heat early warning system so that people can take precautions against heat-related i...

Mercury in Taiwan could dip to 7 degrees by Friday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As the first major cold wave swoops down from the north toward Taiwan today, the mercury could dip to between 8 to 10 degrees Celsius between Jan. 9 - 12 and could possibly rea...

Taiwan Central Bank keeps rate unchanged at Perng Fai-nan’s last meeting

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Well-respected Central Bank Governor Perng Fai-nan (彭淮南) announced Thursday at his final quarterly policy-making meeting that the interest rate will remain on hold at 1.37...

Taiwan temperatures to plunge in upcoming week

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- According to the Central Weather Bureau(CWB), significant drops in temperatures and consistent downpours are expected throughout Taiwan as strengthening northeastern seasonal w...