Hong Kong Weather Forecast 2024-04-21 16:00:07

Hong Kong Weather Forecast 2024-04-21T23:15:00+08:00

General Situation

A trough of low pressure brought heavy showers and thunderstorms to the coast of Guangdong today. Locally, it was cloudy with showers and squally thunderstorms. Showers were heavy at times. Heavy rain this morning and in the afternoon brought more than 50 millimetres of rainfall to many places, and rainfall even exceeded 70 millimetres over the western part of Hong Kong Island. Under the influence of the trough of low pressure, showers are expected to be heavy at times with squally thunderstorms over the coastal areas of Guangdong in the next couple of days.

Forecast Description

Cloudy with showers and squally thunderstorms. Showers will be heavy at times. Temperatures will range between 22 and 26 degrees. Moderate to fresh southerly winds, occasionally strong on high ground.
Showers and squally thunderstorms on Tuesday. Showers will be heavy at times. The weather will still be unsettled with occasional showers and thunderstorms in the middle and latter parts of this week.

Special Weather Tips

The trough of low pressure now affecting the coast of Guangdong is expected to bring heavy rain and squally thunderstorms over the vicinity of the Pearl River Estuary persistently in the next couple of days (22 and 23 April). Members of the public should pay attention to the latest weather information disseminated by the Observatory before going to work or school. Candidates sitting for public examinations should allow sufficient travelling time.