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+M 4.8 - 114 km ESE of Hirara, Japan

UTC Time: Sun 2021/04/11 06:24:22
HK Time: Sun 2021/04/11 14:24:22

Location: 24.30N 126.29E; Magnitude: 4.8
1,256 km E of HK
Depth: 10 km

+M 6.0 - 195 km N of Madang, Papua New Guinea

UTC Time: Sat 2021/04/10 11:38:32
HK Time: Sat 2021/04/10 19:38:32

Location: 3.45S 145.72E; Magnitude: 6.0
4,463 km from HK
Depth: 10 km

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

Regional Weather of Hong Kong

Tropical Cyclone Information [Details] [HKO link]

Tropical Cyclone Track

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

The following photo shows the real-time view of Victoria Harbour, as viewed from Central towards the east.

Real-time photo at Central

Astronomical / Tidal Information [Details] [HKO link]

Info for 11/04/2021 (Sunday):
Astro. Info
Sunrise:06:0702:590.71 m
Sunset:18:4109:381.79 m
Moonrise:05:4414:580.84 m
Moonset:18:0321:281.92 m

Planetary phenomena in the coming week:
Apr 12, 10:31 HKT: New Moon
Apr 15, 01:47 HKT: Moon Apogee: 406100 km
Apr 16, 13:53 HKT: Moon Ascending Node
Apr 17, 20:09 HKT: Moon-Mars: 0.1° N
(Source: NASA)

Weather at a Glance [Details] [HKO link]

Weather at a Glance Data as of 18:10 on 11/4/2021

23.6 C 70 % 1016.2 hPa
All measurements taken at Hong Kong Observatory
HKO Temp.:23.6 C
RH.: 70 %
Apparent Temp.:23.6 C
Dew Point:17.8 C
Temp. of today:27.0 / 20.9 C (Range 6.1 C)
Mean SLP.:1016.2 hPa
King's Park Wind:17 km/h (E)
UV:0.5 (Low)
Rain:0.0 mm (past 15 min)

Upper-Level Weather Information [Details]

Data as of 08:00 HKT on 11/4/2021 - Level of instability:

Delta P Values

At 2021/04/11 14 HKT: [Explanation] [Values for the past 10 days]

Delta p(972) = -0.2
Delta p(S) = 4.3

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

3-day Weather Forecast Data as of 16:30 HKT 11/Apr/2021

General Situation: An anticyclone aloft will bring generally fine weather to the south China coast in the next couple of days. A fresh to strong easterly airstream is expected to affect the coast of Guangdong in the middle and latter parts of this week. There will be rain over the region.

12/4 (Mon)

Mainly fine.

Mainly fine. Coastal mist in the morning.

Mainly cloudy with a few rain patches. Coastal mist in the morning.
Wind E force 3 to 4. E to SE force 2 to 3. Light winds force 2, becoming E force 4 to 5.
23 - 28 °C
23 - 29 °C
24 - 27 °C
65 - 90 %
65 - 95 %
70 - 95 %

Extended Temperature Outlook [HKO link]

Maximum temperature:

Maximum temperature

Minimum temperature:

Maximum temperature

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

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 18:00 HKT on 11 Apr 21

Original code: METAR VHHH 111000Z 23005KT 140V270 CAVOK 27/17 Q1015 NOSIG=

Wind Visibility WeatherCloud BaseTemperature Dew Point Pressure (QNH)
5 knots from 230 degrees (SW), variability: 140-270 degrees
10 km or above
No significant weather
No cloud below 5000 feet,
no cumulonimbus.
27 oC
17 oC
1015 hPa

Next Two Hours Change
No Significant Change

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