April 24th, 2018

Cyprus Weather News

News about the weather and weather related issues in Cyprus.

Wettest March in six years

March was the second wettest on record in the past 10 years, with rainfall exceeding the monthly average by almost 20 per cent, reports said yesterday. ...read more

Cypriots worry more about water than rest of EU

Cypriots are far more concerned about the quantity of water available in their country than other EU citizens, according to the latest Eurobarometer on water issues. ...read more

Argaka residents celebrate overflowing dam

Following a stormy night in Paphos, spontaneous celebrations began in Argaka, as the dam began to overflow yesterday morning. ...read more

Rain is welcome relief to island’s reservoirs

More Water flowed into the islands' dams yesterday following three days of solid rainfall, increasing total reservoir capacity by nearly one per cent. ...read more

Dam capacity up one per cent

Almost four million cubic metres of water flowed in the island’s dams as a result of the weekend rain. ...read more

Recent rains a drop in the ocean

Some 1.5 million cubic meters have flowed into dams over the past 48 hours, but experts are calling it a drop in the ocean, warning that the water shortage problem is still very much with us. ...read more

Rain at last as vicious storms lash the island

The Heavens opened over Cyprus yesterday providing much-needed water to the parched land and empty reservoirs, while also flooding roads, houses and highways, and leaving some drivers trapped in their cars. ...read more

Life without water

Methods ranging from water cuts, expanded desalination to expensive imports have been tried but the reality of reduced resources has not managed to embed itself in our consciousness. ...read more