Yesterday, the National Hurricane Center issued its eastern Pacific hurricane outlook, saying that thereżs a 70 per cent chance of an above-normal number of storms this year - largely due to El Nino.
The latest predictions from climate models suggest that a moderate to strong El Nino is on the cards in the coming months. But what could this mean for global weather?
Whilst the drenching downpours may not have been welcomed by those of us caught out and soaked, they did offer some stunning cloud pictures that were sent to me on Twitter.
From the cuteness of a fluffy white cumulus to the scary, menacing aura of a towering dark cumulonimbus, each cloud paints its own picture. But typically, how cloudy is our planet at any one time?
This time round, it seems that predicting the weather will be a much easier job than predicting the outcome of the election, as the party leaders have their last-minute push of campaigning.
Today, the Met Office announced that we've just had the sunniest April on record, with 212 hours of sunshine across the UK - seven hours more than the previous record, set in 1942.
The bank holiday is fast approaching and thereżs no doubt that the weather will be at the front of our minds when making plans. Here are 10 things you need to know about the bank holiday weather.
There have been some stunning images of our planet from space so far this month, captured Nasa satellites, so I thought Iżd pull together the best ones and share them with you.
Stormy weather in New South Wales has killed three people and left a trail of damage and destruction - including in Sydney and the surrounding area.
When spring has sprung, pictures do a much better job than words of telling the story, so I thought Iżd gather some images that will definitely put a spring in your step!
The weather has never been one to conform to our ideals and often throws in a curve ball, just when we were thinking that weżd left the grimness of winter behind.