‘Siberian cold’: Austria’s icy spell to continue with double-digit minus temperatures this weekend

‘Siberian cold’: Austria’s icy spell to continue with double-digit minus temperatures this weekend

Austria was in the grip of a period of sub-zero weather on Friday with the big chill forecast to continue over the weekend. Thermometers could dip well below minus 20C.

Sun and mild weather predicted for Austria this weekend

Sun and mild weather predicted for Austria this weekend

Austria set for severe winter spell with minus 25C forecast

Austria set for severe winter spell with minus 25C forecast

Health warnings as Europe swelters under heatwave

Health warnings as Europe swelters under heatwave

Europe sizzles as temperatures rise towards 40C

Europe sizzles as temperatures rise towards 40C

Heavy snow closes Austrian ski stations

Heavy snow closes Austrian ski stations

Germany raises avalanche alert after skiier deaths

Germany raises avalanche alert after skiier deaths

Austria army rescues snowbound German students

Austria army rescues snowbound German students

Austria braced for Spring storms from the Baltics

Austria braced for Spring storms from the Baltics

Two dead in Austria as storm wrecks marquee

Two dead in Austria as storm wrecks marquee

Black ice warning issued for Austria’s roads

Black ice warning issued for Austria’s roads

January could break 30-year record for cold weather in Austria

January could break 30-year record for cold weather in Austria

Austria experiencing coldest January in 11 years

Austria experiencing coldest January in 11 years

Storm Egon to bring fresh snow and colder conditions to Austria

Storm Egon to bring fresh snow and colder conditions to Austria

Clear skies and colder temperatures for the New Year

Clear skies and colder temperatures for the New Year

Snow causes traffic chaos in western Austria

Snow causes traffic chaos in western Austria

Cold front to move across Austria after All Saints’ Day

Cold front to move across Austria after All Saints’ Day

Winter weather hits southern Austria

Winter weather hits southern Austria

Chilly weather to hit areas of Austria

Chilly weather to hit areas of Austria

Storms cause record amounts of damage to crops in Austria

Storms cause record amounts of damage to crops in Austria

Firemen battle intense storms in Upper Austria

Firemen battle intense storms in Upper Austria

Flood alerts as thousands left without electricity in Austria

Flood alerts as thousands left without electricity in Austria

Tornadoes possible in Austria as weather chaos continues

Tornadoes possible in Austria as weather chaos continues

Heatwaves and hailstorms as Austria hit by weather chaos

Heatwaves and hailstorms as Austria hit by weather chaos

Severe storms leading to flooding in Tirol

Severe storms leading to flooding in Tirol

Two cases of babies trapped in hot cars

Two cases of babies trapped in hot cars

Austrian summer arrives with highs of 36°C

Austrian summer arrives with highs of 36°C

‘Catastrophic’ weather topples crane in Austria

‘Catastrophic’ weather topples crane in Austria

Severe weather lashes central Europe

Severe weather lashes central Europe

Storms batter Upper and Lower Austria overnight

Storms batter Upper and Lower Austria overnight

Weekend promises both hailstones and sunshine

Weekend promises both hailstones and sunshine

Summer weather for Austria’s presidential runoff vote

Summer weather for Austria’s presidential runoff vote

Weather chaos as Austria hit by April snow

Weather chaos as Austria hit by April snow

Highs of 26 degrees in Austria in April

Highs of 26 degrees in Austria in April

Thought Spring was coming? Think again

Thought Spring was coming? Think again

Storms forecast for Lower Austria and Styria

Storms forecast for Lower Austria and Styria

Mild temperatures dash white Christmas hopes

Mild temperatures dash white Christmas hopes

Gales leave trail of damage across Austria

Gales leave trail of damage across Austria

Winter finally arrives in Austria

Winter finally arrives in Austria

Chilly weather on the way

Chilly weather on the way

Winter makes early visit to Salzburg

Winter makes early visit to Salzburg

Final heatwave before autumn comes

Final heatwave before autumn comes

Hunter killed by lightning bolt

Hunter killed by lightning bolt

Freak storms cause damage in Carinthia

Freak storms cause damage in Carinthia

Fierce storms cause havoc across Austria

Fierce storms cause havoc across Austria

Hailstorms leave millions of euros of damage

Hailstorms leave millions of euros of damage

Refugees join Tyrol’s storm damage clean-up

Refugees join Tyrol’s storm damage clean-up

Dramatic scenes in Tyrol after heavy rain

Dramatic scenes in Tyrol after heavy rain

At least nine dead after hurricane strength winds

At least nine dead after hurricane strength winds

Wet and stormy weather outlook for Easter

Wet and stormy weather outlook for Easter

Snow and wind cause Vienna airport delays

Snow and wind cause Vienna airport delays

Boxing day snow snarls traffic across Austria

Boxing day snow snarls traffic across Austria

White Christmas unlikely for most of Austria

White Christmas unlikely for most of Austria

Tanks come to aid of ice storm victims

Tanks come to aid of ice storm victims

Dramatic evacuation of Hohe Wand in ice storm

Dramatic evacuation of Hohe Wand in ice storm

Icy conditions cause chaos in Lower Austria

Icy conditions cause chaos in Lower Austria

Climate change endangers alpine villages

Climate change endangers alpine villages

Cold front from Russia ‘to bring snow’

Cold front from Russia ‘to bring snow’

Frost and snow comes to Austria

Frost and snow comes to Austria

Heavy snow closes Brenner motorway

Heavy snow closes Brenner motorway

Warmest October for eight years

Warmest October for eight years

Swedish rockers avoid tragedy in bus fire

Swedish rockers avoid tragedy in bus fire

Snow causes chaos in western Austria

Snow causes chaos in western Austria

Storms cause widespread damage

Storms cause widespread damage

Storm warnings over Austria

Storm warnings over Austria

Climber, 77, falls 80 metres to his death

Climber, 77, falls 80 metres to his death

German hiker seriously injured in mountain fall

German hiker seriously injured in mountain fall

Burgenland ‘under water’ after severe storm

Burgenland ‘under water’ after severe storm

Klagenfurt rocked by unseasonal hailstorm

Klagenfurt rocked by unseasonal hailstorm

Three hospitalized after lightning strike

Three hospitalized after lightning strike

Lightning strikes four hikers in Upper Austria

Lightning strikes four hikers in Upper Austria

Lucky escape for lightning strike boy

Lucky escape for lightning strike boy

Flood warnings across Austria

Flood warnings across Austria

Torrential rains lash eastern Austria

Torrential rains lash eastern Austria