Bookmark and Share
Page refreshed at   [Refresh] [中文]

Warning(s) in Force [Details] [Def]


+Click to view very hot places

At 14:20 , the following places were very hot:
Wetland Park:33.0°CTa Kwu Ling: 33.3°C
Shek Kong:33.2°C

Wind Alert [HKO link]

During the past 10 minutes ending at 14:20 HKT 24/8/2017:

Ngong Ping recorded STRONG force gusts (49 km/h - F6)

Tropical Cyclone Information [Details] [HKO link]

- Severe Tropical Storm HATO bulletin #8 (2017/08/23, 21:00 HKT)

Weather Details around Hong Kong [Details] [HKO link]

Regional Weather of Hong Kong

Astronomical / Tidal Information [Details] [HKO link]

Info for 24/08/2017 (Thursday):
Astro. Info
Sunrise:06:0404:131.0 m
Sunset:18:4811:022.3 m
Moonrise:08:1217:130.6 m
Moonset:20:4123:531.8 m

Weather at a Glance [Details] [HKO link]

Weather at a Glance Data as of 14:20 on 24/8/2017

30.7 C 79 % 1008.0 hPa
All measurements taken at Hong Kong Observatory
HKO Temp.:30.7 C
RH.: 79 %
Apparent Temp.:39.6 C (EXTREME CAUTION)
Dew Point:26.6 C
Temp. of today:31.1 / 27.3 C (Range 3.8 C)
Mean SLP.:1008.0 hPa
King's Park Wind:14 km/h (SE)
UV:7 (High)
Rain:0.0 mm (past 15 min)

Upper-Level Weather Information [Details]

Data as of 08:00 HKT on 24/8/2017 - Level of instability:

3-day Weather Forecast [Click for 9-day] [HKO link]

3-day Weather Forecast Data as of 11:50 HKT 24/Aug/2017

General Situation: Tropical Cyclone Hato will continue to move across inland Guangxi and dissipate gradually today. The area of low pressure now to the east of the Philippines is expected to develop gradually and move towards the northern part of the South China Sea in the next few days, bringing unsettled weather to the south China coast early next week.

25/8 (Fri)

Sunny periods and a few showers.

Sunny intervals and a few showers.

Cloudy with showers and a few squally thunderstorms.
Wind E to SE force 3. E force 4 to 5. E to SE force 4 to 5, occasionally force 6 offshore.
28 - 32 °C
27 - 31 °C
27 - 30 °C
70 - 90 %
75 - 95 %
75 - 95 %

Weather Conditions in South China Sea [Details] [HKO link]

Real-time Weather Photos [Details] [HKO link]

The following photo shows the real-time view of Victoria Harbour (active from 5am to 9pm), as viewed from Central towards the east.

Real-time photo at Central

Satellite / Radar Images [Details]

Radar: 256 km range

Radar: 128 km range

Radar: 64 km range

Satellite: IR imagery*

* The Satellite imagery above is taken by Himawari-8 operated by the Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA).

Aviation Weather Observation Report [HKO link]

HK International Airport METAR report Data as of 14:00 HKT on 24 Aug 17

Original code: METAR VHHH 240600Z 14011KT 090V200 9999 SCT025 32/25 Q1007 NOSIG=

Wind Visibility Weather Cloud Amount Cloud Base Temperature Dew Point Pressure (QNH)
11 knots from 140 degrees (SE), variability: 090-200 degrees
10 km or above
No significant weather
3 to 4 oktas
2500 feet
32 oC
25 oC
1007 hPa

Next Two Hours Change
No Significant Change

Meteorological Calculation

A. Conversion between units


B. Calculation of distance between places on Earth

Place 1:     Lat :   Long :
Place 2:     Lat :   Long :

Current Partner Sites [Details]


Our Facebook Page [Link]



This site is best viewed at 1024 x 768 resolution.

All weather information of Hong Kong contained in this site is given by the Hong Kong Observatory. Permission has been granted by the Observatory for the reproduction of weather information in this site.

Last Modified: Sat, Jul 01 2017