Weather promises clear skies until midweek

In the first half of the week, the weather in Latvia will remain sunny and warm, but in the second half of the week, days will be colder and cloudier in most parts, according to weatherman Toms Bricis.

Rainiest September this century recorded in Latvia

From September 1 to September 19 there has been 121 mm of rainfall recorded in Latvia, making it the rainiest September this century against an average of 71 mm of weather that usually falls this month, according to data by the Latvian Environment, Geology and Meteorology Centre.

Indian summer around the corner

While Saturday will still be cloudy with drizzle expected throughout the day, it will be warm for the season at +15..+20C. 

Heavy rain washes away roads

Heavy rain in parts of Latvia has caused several roads to become impassable and in some cases, to disappear altogether.

Dog days peaking this week

This week sees the peak of the sultry dog days of summer 2017, with temperatures of up to +30C expected over the week.

Warm week ahead

This week will be warm across Latvia with temperatures close to +25C expected with nights being rather warm too, forecasts say.

Changeable weather this week

This week brings changeable weather but air temperatures are expected to pick up on some days compared to last week, reports LSM's Latvian-language service. 

Bad weather saves lives

The less than spectacular weather Latvia has experienced so far this summer has had one positive effect: fewer people have drowned than usual.

Weekend weather will be not too bad

The weekend of July 8 and 9 will see generally pleasant weather, though there will still be rain showers in all districts, according to forecasters.

Freak weather rips through Sigulda

Sigulda in central Latvia is renowned for its beautiful landscapes, but nature's attractions turned nasty June 20 with hurricane-force winds, torrential rain and hailstones leaving a trail of destruction in their path. 

Stormy start to the week, frost may follow

After a weekend of glorious sunshine across the whole of Latvia, the working week gets under way in less spectacular fashion with the promise of cooler temperatures at the start of June, according to LSM weather-watcher Toms Bricis.

Real summer, and real thunder, on the way

Finally, after what seems like years of telling you each Monday mornign that the week's weather in Latvia will be cold with snow, we can change the record: a possible heatwave is approaching! 

Another day, another cold record

On the morning of May 11, the national cold record fell in Latvia, according to the Latvian Environment, Geology and Meteorology Centre. 

Records tumble as Latvia tops 20 Celsius

The afternoon of April 2 saw temperatures in Latvia top 20 degrees Celsius (68 Fahrenheit) for the first time this year in the south-eastern city of Daugavpils - and significantly earlier than is usual, according to the Latvian Environment, Geology and Meteorology Center (LVĢMC).