Why the 'Han wave' is receding in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- An opinion piece in Up Media posted on Friday (May 10) examines the reasons behind the sudden rise and fall of support for Kaohsiung Mayor Han Kuo-yu (韓國瑜). When Han won the...

Temperatures across Taiwan to drop today, 2nd cold front to arrive over Lunar New Year

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Due to the affects of a continental cold air mass, temperatures across Taiwan will be colder today, with lows in northern Taiwan to dip down to 13 degrees Celsius, according to...

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Cold wave to push mercury down to 11 degrees in N. Taiwan, snow possible over New Year

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The last cold wave of the year is pushing south and will cause the mercury to steadily drop until reaching as low as 11 degrees Celsius by this weekend and snow could start fal...

Cold, wet weather in Taiwan to continue into New Year's Day

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The cold, wet weather brought by a northeast monsoon today will intensify well into New Year's Day in Taiwan, due the arrival of a cold wave right after Christmas, accordin...

Mercury in N. Taiwan to plunge down 11 degrees by Monday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- While a northeast monsoon is bringing cold and wet weather to northern Taiwan today, a new cold air wave will cause the mercury to plummet down to 11 degrees Celsius by Monday,...

Apparent temperature to dip to 12 degrees in Taiwan by Sunday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As a northeastern monsoon continues to impact Taiwan, the mercury in northern Taiwan will dip to 14 degrees Celsius, but the apparent temperature will drop to 13 degrees and an...

Temperature rises as cold wave weakens this week

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Warmer temperatures can be expected in Taiwan this week as cold air mass has begun to weaken from Sunday, according to Central Weather Bureau. Due to radiational coolin...

Taiwan News Weekly Roundup - February 02

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Top stories on Taiwan News this week included: 7-Eleven Taiwan opens first unmanned X-store, Two Filipino suspects arrested for theft at 2017 Taipei jewelry fair, Massive infern...

Strongest cold surge of winter set to drop mercury to 6 degrees in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The strongest cold surge of the winter is set to batter Taiwan from Saturday through Tuesday, bringing the temperature down to 6 degrees Celsius across the nation, said Central...

Taiwan's Yushan sees 10 cm of fresh snow

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As a powerful cold wave blasts through Taiwan, the nation's tallest peak, Yushan, saw 10 centimeters of fresh snow, while an even more powerful cold surge is poised to brin...

Taipei's Yangmingshan might see snow this weekend

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As the strongest cold surge of the winter is poised to strike Taiwan, Taipei's Yangminshan could see its first snowfall in two years, reported UDN. A new cold surge tha...

Cold wave kills 53 in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As the latest cold wave blasts Taiwan causing temperatures to plummet to 10 to 12 degrees Celsius in all parts north of Tainan, 53 people have lost their lives to the bitter co...

Cold surge could send mercury down to 6 degrees in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As the second and strongest yet cold surge of the winter is poised to strike Taiwan, the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) predicts that temperatures could drip to as low as 6 degre...

Taiwan to be hit by 3 cold air waves in a row

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- There are three successively colder waves of air that will blow into Taiwan during over the next six days, with the first blast of cold air arriving today (Jan. 26), according ...