Storm “Penelope” Batters Greece with Snow and Floods

Greece remains under the grip of a storm system dubbed Penelope which has brought snow storms and flooding to many parts of the country. The...

Extensive Damage As Storm “Penelope” Sweeps Greece

The isle of Corfu, Karpenisi, Agrinio, Tripoli and Nafpaktos and many other areas in western and central Greece suffered severe damage this week from...

Greece Braces for ‘Penelope’ Weather System Bringing Storms and Snow

Greece's meteorological service issued a weather warning for a system of low pressure that will bring snow and hailstorms in many areas starting on...

Fairy Tale Scenes of Snow-Covered Florina Go Viral

This year, the winter seemed to rush to visit Greece. In the last few days, the country saw temperatures well below the freezing point,...
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Brave Driver Tackles Snow-Covered Mt. Olympus (video)

The mountain of the ancient Greek gods, Mt. Olympus, is now covered in fresh blanket of snow, creating a majestic landscape. A Greek driver defied...

Snowfall Continues in Northern and Central Greece

As the temperature continues to plummet across Greece, the snowfall as accumulated in many mountainous areas in Macedonia, Thessaly, and Thrace on Saturday morning. People...

Tornado Strikes Crete, Causes Extensive Damage

A strong tornado hit the area of Sitia, in Greece's Crete, causing widespread damage to local greenhouses and farms, with tens of trees being...

Greece Sees Its First Snowfall of the Season

Parts of central Greece were covered by snow on Friday, the first of the season. The mountainous villages around Trikala in Thessaly were the first...

Spectacular Video of Thick Fog Rolling In Over Greece’s Ioannina

A timelapse video captured the city of Ioannina in northwestern Greece gradually being blanketed by a thick layer of fog on Monday. The city and...

Athenians Enjoy Unseasonably Warm Temperatures at the Beach

So what if the calendar shows November 1? The weather in Greece is still nice and warm, fooling tourists and locals into thinking it's...

Greek Summer Temperatures Up By 4 Degrees Celsius in Past Century

Greece’s average temperatures during the summer months have risen by more than four degrees Celsius in a period of 100 years, according to Professor...

Body of ‘Zorba’ Cyclone Victim Found

The body of a 58 year-old woman who was missing since September 29, when the Mediterranean cyclone 'Zorba' hit the central and southern parts...

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