The Most Extreme Summer Weather Of 2015

Published August 6, 2015
Updated February 28, 2018

Extreme Summer Weather

Whether you think they’re signs of global warming or that Mother Nature is just working out some particularly painful kinks, it’s impossible to deny that summer 2015 has seen an insane amount of extreme weather events. From the massive blob of warm water covering thousands of miles in the Pacific Ocean to brutal, scorching temperatures torching places like Pakistan and Iran to a rain-battered Gulf Coast, this summer’s extreme conditions have left no part of the world untouched.

See how the extreme is becoming the new norm – and claiming lives – in the following photos:

Summer Weather 2015 Northern California Wildfire Bass Lake
Summer Weather 2015 Northern California Wildfire
Summer Weather 2015 Northern Canada Wildfire
Summer Weather 2015 Nepal Earthquake
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Boston was pummeled with a golf ball-sized hail storm this August. Let's just say you wouldn't want to be caught outside without something more substantial than an umbrella:

Kiri Picone
Bay Area transplant Kiri Picone is a writer and marketer who loves bizarre news and the color purple.
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