May 26th, 2019

Cyprus Weather News

News about the weather and weather related issues in Cyprus.

Met issues heavy rain alert

The met office early on Wednesday issued a yellow alert warning of heavy rainfall over the next 24 hours. more

Scattered showers as low pressure affects area

Low pressure is affecting the area, with the met office saying there will be dust in the atmosphere at intervals until Thursday. more

More dust today; unsettled weather over next three days

A weak light pressure system is affecting the area, with more dust in the atmosphere at intervals, the met office said on Friday. more

Mainly fine today and over weekend; a few roads still closed

Friday will be mainly fine as high pressure affects the area, though there will be increased cloud in the afternoon, while the weekend and Monday will see intervals of fine weather and cloud. more

Germasogia dam to overflow – authorities urge caution

The municipality has closed off a parking lot next to Amathos river, which will be affected if the dam overflows, the mayor said. more

Dams see highest 24 hour inflow since 1989

Water levels in the dams have risen to 40.3% of capacity after 26.886 million cubic metres (mcm) flowed into the dams in the past 24 hours, the highest 24 hour inflow since January 1989. more

Avakas Gorge nature trail closed; many forest roads dangerous Forestry Dept. warns

The Forestry Department said on Tuesday that the Avakas Gorge nature trail has become extremely dangerous for hikers because of erosion following the recent rains and has therefore been closed to the public. more

Roads to Troodos open but slippery; more showers, snow today

All roads to Troodos are open but slippery police said early on Monday and urged drivers to be careful. There is 47 cm of snow at Troodos Square. more

Heavy rain, low visibility on Nicosia-Kokkinotrimithia highway, snow in Troodos

Police are warning drivers to be particularly careful as visibility on the Nicosia-Kokkinotrimithia-Akaki highway and the wider road network in the area is low because of heavy rain. more

Icy roads, temperatures at -9 overnight in Troodos

In the coldest night so far this winter, temperatures fell to -9 in Troodos where the snow is at 60 cm on Mount Olympus and 50 cm at Troodos Square. more