Low temperatures and precipitation in the form of snow have been reported on several transitions during the day.
Trees across the region were torn down by the stormy gusts, falling on houses, cars and power lines.
Finland is continuing to heat up this summer - and nearing the all-time heat record for June.
Hospital staff in protective gear are suffering as central Sweden experiences a heatwave.
The temperature in Verkhoyansk hit 38 degrees Celsius on Saturday, according to Pogoda i Klimat, a website that compiles Russian meteorological data.
High elevation areas in Colorado received June snowfall.
After the thunderstorms that moved through Southcentral Sunday evening, Anchorage broke a new record…the most consecutive days with a thunderstorm: three.
Train service between Hämeenlinna and Toijala was halted by a fallen tree, while some 13,000 households lost power.
This summer, more wasps have been found around Nome.
Massive landslides triggered by heavy rain blocked the Imphal-Jiribam stretch of the national highway (NH) 37 in Manipur on Wednesday, police said.
At 97 degrees, Tuesday was the hottest day of the year in Santa Rosa, breaking the 1974 record high for May 26.
After 100 highs, Utqiagvik marks record low temperature
The stormy wind at 30 metres per second rose in Chita in the afternoon on Wednesday 13 May.
Fairbanks' May 10 temperature was two degrees below the daily record, while snow melt from an above-normal year is flooding Interior rivers.
Ketchikan became the first city in Alaska to hit 80 degrees this year on Saturday, as three other cities in Southeast Alaska also set temperature records.
Mother's Day will bring Arctic blasts, wintry conditions and records low temperatures for two-thirds of the US.
The heat spiked up to 108 degrees in Palm Springs, the National Weather Service said.
Heat Wave May Be One For The Record Books - Sherman Oaks, CA - With temperatures soaring into the 90s in Los Angeles, residents are advised to avoid outdoor activity.
Mercury expected to touch 42 degrees Celsius in coming days, warns met department
Dynamic breakup conditions are causing ice jams and flooding in Kuskokwim river communities, and significantly damaging infrastructure.