World Meteorological Organization

News in Brief 30 June 2017 (PM)

Security concerns still to be overcome at Cyprus talks

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Hot spell is earlier than expected, says UN weather agency

The sweltering conditions affecting western Europe are set to last for at least another two weeks, but there may be some respite by the weekend, a senior UN weather expert said on Tuesday.

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Action must be taken "soon" to mitigate climate change: WMO

Governments need to “act soon” to meet the goals of the 2015 Paris Agreement and keep global temperature rises to below two degrees Celsius, according to the World Meteorological Organization (

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