Hot summer days

As I wrote before, here in Norrland this summer was especially cold. However we had a few especially warm days in July, where it was over 30°C for a few days in a row. My outside thermometer even measured above 40°C but of course that was in the sun on a day without any wind.…

Drought

In this post I cover a bit of a more serious topic than usually: extreme weather phenomena and my personal experience with them! This year most of Europe experienced an extreme drought and heatwave. Starting in June, the precipitation was exceptionally low and the temperatures consistently warm. Not necessarily hotter than average, but certainly unusually…