Cold surge to send mercury plunging in Taiwan to 7 degrees C

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A cold air surge, which is set to blow south into Taiwan on Sunday (Feb. 16), will cause temperatures to plunge to as low as 7 degrees Celsius by Tuesday (Feb. 18) in much...

Temperatures drop to new lows amid cold snap

Temperatures in Taiwan plummeted to the lowest this winter on Wednesday (Jan. 28), with lows of 10 degrees Celsius recorded in many parts of the country in the early hours of morning, the Central Weat...

New cold front could put damper on Lunar New Year holiday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As the mercury dipped to 10 degrees Celsius this morning (Jan. 20), the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) predicts that a new cold front will bring cold, wet weather starting a...

Cold weather with a low of 10 degrees forecast for northern Taiwan

Taiwan's Central Weather Bureau (CWB) has extended a cold weather warning for parts of northern Taiwan through Sunday morning (Jan. 19), with overnight temperatures in Hsinchu and Miaoli counties ...

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...

Temperatures in N. Taiwan to dip to 11 degrees C over weekend

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Temperatures in Nantou County's Zhushan Township dropped to 10.9 degrees Celsius early Thursday morning (Jan. 16) under the influence of the radiant cooling phenomenon...

Cool, wet weather forecast in parts of Taiwan through weekend

Northern and eastern Taiwan will see cool and wet weather through the weekend due to the effects of cold air masses and northeasterly winds, the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) said Tuesday. On Tuesda...

First snow of 2020 falls on Taiwan's mountains

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As a cold continental air mass blasts into Taiwan, snow has been spotted falling on Taiwan's Xueshan and Hehuanshan this morning (Jan. 13), with the latter already see...

Mercury could drop to 10 degrees C in N. Taiwan, snow falling in mountains

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Central Weather Bureau (CWB) has issued a cold surge advisory for parts of northern Taiwan, as the mercury could dip to as low as 10 degrees Celsius, and snow has begu...

Temp to dip to 11 C Thursday, balmy Election Day expected

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Temperatures in northern Taiwan are set to plummet to 11 degrees Celsius on Thursday (Jan. 9) under the influence of a dry continental cold air mass, but balmy weather is ...

Sunny, warm weather expected across Taiwan until Wednesday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The weather in Taiwan is forecast to remain sunny and dry until Wednesday evening (Jan. 8), when a northeast monsoon is expected to approach the island, said the Central W...

Central, southern Taiwan best areas for watching first sunrise of 2020

People who are planning to view the first sunrise of the New Year should consider the mountains in central and southern Taiwan, such as Alishan and Hehuanshan, which are some of the best locations for...

Dry, mild weather forecast for New Year's Eve in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Soaking rainfall will continue throughout Monday (Dec. 30) across the island under the influence of a wet monsoon, and the mercury is expected to drop to 14 degrees Celsiu...

Temperatures in N. Taiwan dip to 12 degrees C on Friday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Temperatures in northern Taiwan dropped to 12 degrees Celsius on Friday (Dec. 27) under the influence of a continental cold air mass, with a cold surge advisory being issu...

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...