The website presents a state-of-the-art weather forecast for five days. It is produced with a high-resolution meteorological model that is much more detailed than other systems in use for Cyprus and the area. The weather information includes temperature, rain, wind and visibility for municipalities, districts and the larger region. It monitors real-time weather at 13 locations in Cyprus, shows satellite observations, and serves the different communities in English, Greek and Turkish. When needed, the website will provide warnings for weather extremes such as storms and heavy rains, heat waves and fogs. The information is easily accessible by PC, tablet and smartphone.

The Cyprus Institute (CyI) is a non-profit research and education institution with a scientific and technological orientation. It addresses science, technology, innovation and related policy issues to help resolve major challenges in energy, environment, climate and water availability in Cyprus and the region.

The Cyprus Department of Meteorology (DoM) of the Ministry of Agriculture, Rural Development and Environment is mainly responsible for matters related to the weather and climate of Cyprus. The Department provides services and information relevant to the weather and climate aiming the wellbeing of the people of Cyprus and the protection of their life and property.

The Cyprus Institute and the Department of Meteorology have a long cooperation on several topics of mutual interest. Among these and within this framework, CyI supports the Department of Meteorology by providing access to Cy-Terra infrastructure. The Weather and Research Forecasting (WRF) model runs operationally on Cy-Terra and its output is routinely provided to the Department of Meteorology, enabling prompt and more accurate weather forecasts for a large number of applications. The Cy-Tera Project is co-funded by the European Regional Development Fund and the Republic of Cyprus through the Research Promotion Foundation.

The information available on this website is intended as a guide only and every reasonable effort shall be made to keep it current and accurate. It does not however purport to be a legal interpretation. In the event of any discrepancy between the version of a document obtained from this website and the designated official version, the designated official version is the authoritative one.

Links to external sites are provided for the user’s convenience and do not constitute or imply their endorsement, recommendation or favouring.

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