USGS Earthquake Information 2024-04-22 18:32:48.597Z M6 13 km SSW of Hualien City (23.87N, 121.54E)
Depth 10 km (770 km ENE from Hong Kong)

2024-04-22 18:26:53.286Z M6.1 28 km S of Hualien City (23.72N, 121.64E)
Depth 10.727 km (777 km ENE from Hong Kong)

Tsim Sha Tsui Central Cheung Chau Sai Kung Victoria Peak
Current Warning
 Amber Rainstorm Warning Signal ( 08:30 HKT - 23.04.2024 )

 Thunderstorm Warning ( 04:45 HKT - 23.04.2024 )

Winds
Radar

Satellite
Hong Kong Air Quality
2024-04-23 11:00

StationAQHIAQI
Central / Western333
Kwun Tong362
Tai Po223
Tung Chung242
Eastern345
Sha Tin241
Tseung Kwan O3-
Tap Mun341
Yuen Long346
Tuen Mun345
Kwai Chung335
Sham Shui Po352
Tsuen Wan344
Causeway Bay362
Central360
Mong Kok3*60


Time Series for Δp

Special Weather Tips
Thunderstorm Warning issued at 4:45 a.m. on 23 Apr 2024 hasbeen extended until 2:00 p.m. today. Severe squallythunderstorms are expected to occur over Hong Kong. Violentgusts reaching 90 kilometres per hour or above may affectHong Kong.

Members of the public are advised to take the followingprecautions when thunderstorms occur:

1. Seek safe shelter immediately if you are stayingoutdoors.

2. Leave the water. Do not swim outdoors or engage in otheroutdoor water sports.

3. Do not stand on high grounds. Keep away from highlyconductive objects, trees or masts.

4. Take precautions against violent gusts. Beware of flyingdebris and falling objects.

5. Drivers using highways and flyovers should reduce speedto be alert to violent gusts.

Issued by Hong Kong Observatory at 12:15 HKT 23/Apr/2024 HKT on 23.04.2024
Cloud-to-ground Lightning in Past 30 Minutes
Current Weather in Hong Kong


Temperature | Humidity | Feel Like
Max Temp | Min Temp | 10-min Wind
10-min Gust | Rainfall | Pressure | Hourly Wind
Hourly Gust | Visibility
Hourly Maximum Rainfall (mm) at 11:45 on 23/04/2024
North District51
Sha Tin39
Tai Po36
Yuen Long36
Tsuen Wan34
Sai Kung33
Kwai Tsing24
Island District18
Wong Tai Sin13
Kwun Tong10
Eastern District9
Kowloon City8
Wan Chai7
Southern District6
Central & Western District5
Tuen Mun5
Sham Shui Po4
Yau Tsim Mong4
Weather Forecast for Hong Kong
Issued at 11:45 on 23/Apr/2024

Here is the latest weather bulletin issued by the Hong Kong Observatory.

The area of intense thundery showers associated with a trough of low pressure is affecting the coastal areas of Guangdong. Locally, the heavy showers brought more than 40 millimetres of rainfall over many places this morning.

Weather forecast for this afternoon and tonight

Cloudy with heavy showers and severe squally thunderstorms. Moderate southerly winds.

Outlook : There will be showers and thunderstorms for the rest of this week. Showers will be heavier at times on Thursday and Friday.


9-Day Weather Forecast for Hong Kong
Issued at 11:30 on 23/Apr/2024

9-Day Weather Forecast

Under the persistent influence of a trough of low pressure, the weather will be unsettled with heavy showers and squally thunderstorms over southern China for the rest of this week.

24/4 (Wednesday)
South to southeast force 3 to 4. Weather: Mainly cloudy with occasional showers and thunderstorms.
Temperature: 24-28C Relative Humidity: 75-95%

25/4(Thursday)
South to southeast force 3 to 4. Weather: Cloudy with occasional showers and squally thunderstorms. Showers will be heavier at times.
Temperature: 25-28C Relative Humidity: 75-95%

26/4(Friday)
South to southwest force 4 to 5. Weather: Cloudy with showers and squally thunderstorms. Showers will be heavier at times.
Temperature: 25-28C Relative Humidity: 75-95%

27/4(Saturday)
South to southwest force 4. Weather: Mainly cloudy with occasional showers and thunderstorms.
Temperature: 25-29C Relative Humidity: 75-95%

28/4(Sunday)
South force 4. Weather: Mainly cloudy with a few showers and isolated thunderstorms.
Temperature: 26-30C Relative Humidity: 75-95%

29/4(Monday)
South force 4. Weather: Mainly cloudy with a few showers. Sunny intervals during the day.
Temperature: 26-31C Relative Humidity: 70-95%

30/4(Tuesday)
South to southeast force 4. Weather: Mainly cloudy with a few showers. Sunny intervals during the day. Isolated thunderstorms later.
Temperature: 26-31C Relative Humidity: 70-95%

1/5(Wednesday)
South to southeast force 3. Weather: Mainly cloudy with showers and isolated thunderstorms.
Temperature: 25-29C Relative Humidity: 75-95%

2/5(Thursday)
South to southeast force 3. Weather: Mainly cloudy with a few showers and isolated thunderstorms.
Temperature: 25-29C Relative Humidity: 75-95%


METAR/TAF for Major Airports


Astronomical and Tidal Information
Date23/4/202424/4/2024
Sunrise05:5705:56
Sunset18:4718:47
Moonrise18:1619:08
Moonset05:2005:52
Tides at Quarry Bay02:43 0.9m
09:00 1.9m
15:11 0.8m
21:54 1.7m
03:05 0.9m
09:20 2.0m
15:48 0.7m
22:35 1.7m

Weather Extremes for Apr 23
Min Temp(C)14.4-26.6(21.2)
Max Temp(C)16.9-32.7(25.8)
Mean RH(%)64-97(83)
Mean Cloud
Amount(%)
14-100(81)
Sunshine(hr)0.0-11.5(5.2)
Rainfall(mm)0.0-172.5(0.0)
Mean Wind
(km/h)
4.5-42.0(21.9)
*1884-2022 (shorter for some), median in brackets
Climatological Probabilities for Apr 23
Very Cold0.0%
Cold0.0%
Hot33.3%
Very Hot0.0%
Rain Prob42.4%
10-25mm Rain4.5%
25-50mm Rain3.0%
50+mm Rain1.5%
Sunshine Prob79.0%
4-8hr Sunshine22.6%
8+hr Sunshine32.3%
Fresh Winds12.5%
Strong Winds2.1%
Gale+ Winds0.0%