Germany sees temperature rise of record 41.9C in one week

Germany sees temperature rise of record 41.9C in one week

One weekend the heart of winter, the next already spring: the German Weather Service on Tuesday confirmed a record rise in temperatures in the Bundesrepublik.

Germany to see temperatures up to 20C after winter freeze

Germany to see temperatures up to 20C after winter freeze

Icy weather causes accidents in Germany as cold spell set to end

Icy weather causes accidents in Germany as cold spell set to end

IN PICTURES: Germany embraces cold snap amid warnings over icy waterways

IN PICTURES: Germany embraces cold snap amid warnings over icy waterways

Snow chaos continues in Germany amid temperatures as low as -20C

Snow chaos continues in Germany amid temperatures as low as -20C

Germany grapples with temperatures as low as -26.7C

Germany grapples with temperatures as low as -26.7C

Hundreds of drivers spend night on Autobahn as Germany’s snow chaos continues

Hundreds of drivers spend night on Autobahn as Germany’s snow chaos continues

When was Germany’s coldest winter?

When was Germany’s coldest winter?

IN PICTURES: Snow and bitterly cold temperatures hit Germany

IN PICTURES: Snow and bitterly cold temperatures hit Germany

Germany braces for more snow as extreme winter weather causes travel chaos

Germany braces for more snow as extreme winter weather causes travel chaos

Why Germany is facing extreme winter weather this month

Why Germany is facing extreme winter weather this month

Weird weather: Temperatures between -7C and up to 20C expected in Germany at weekend

Weird weather: Temperatures between -7C and up to 20C expected in Germany at weekend

Frosty German sayings that’ll make you a winter wordsmith

Frosty German sayings that’ll make you a winter wordsmith

Germany’s Buchenwald camp calls out ‘disrespectful’ sleddding at site

Germany’s Buchenwald camp calls out ‘disrespectful’ sleddding at site

Snow and ice cause travel chaos in parts of Germany

Snow and ice cause travel chaos in parts of Germany

Weather: Parts of Germany to see up to 40 cm of snow as temperatures dip

Weather: Parts of Germany to see up to 40 cm of snow as temperatures dip

German winter destinations crack down on visitors after rules broken

German winter destinations crack down on visitors after rules broken

Hundreds of Germans flout Covid rules to enjoy snow

Hundreds of Germans flout Covid rules to enjoy snow

Snowy weather causes traffic accidents around Germany

Snowy weather causes traffic accidents around Germany

‘Avoid a second Ischgl’: Bavaria urges ski slopes to close across Europe over winter break

‘Avoid a second Ischgl’: Bavaria urges ski slopes to close across Europe over winter break

Essential phrases and customs to survive the German winter

Essential phrases and customs to survive the German winter

Icy roads cause series of accidents

Icy roads cause series of accidents

Child caught ploughing snow with excavator

Child caught ploughing snow with excavator

White Christmas forecast for parts of Germany

White Christmas forecast for parts of Germany

Thousands stranded at Frankfurt airport

Thousands stranded at Frankfurt airport

Myth-testing teenager injures tongue on chilly lamppost

Myth-testing teenager injures tongue on chilly lamppost

Domestic tourism flaccid and cheap: expert

Domestic tourism flaccid and cheap: expert

Ice and snow cause traffic chaos

Ice and snow cause traffic chaos

Snow and ice freeze traffic

Snow and ice freeze traffic

Teen skiers die in cliff fall

Teen skiers die in cliff fall

The Local’s guide to skiing in Germany

The Local’s guide to skiing in Germany

Winter weather weekend on the way

Winter weather weekend on the way

Nine ways to get through winter the German way
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Nine ways to get through winter the German way

Germany could see December temperatures as high as 20C this week

Germany could see December temperatures as high as 20C this week

Snow, ice and fog hit Germany as winter arrives

Snow, ice and fog hit Germany as winter arrives

Number of people without a home rises in Germany

Number of people without a home rises in Germany

More Germans ‘suffer health problems after clock changes’

More Germans ‘suffer health problems after clock changes’

Pollen at ‘unusually high levels’ amid early spring in Germany

Pollen at ‘unusually high levels’ amid early spring in Germany

Germany set to turn back clocks: Will this be the last time?

Germany set to turn back clocks: Will this be the last time?

Germany’s first outdoor pool to open as temperatures climb above 20C

Germany’s first outdoor pool to open as temperatures climb above 20C

Temperatures up to 17C forecast in Germany this weekend

Temperatures up to 17C forecast in Germany this weekend

Spring in February? Weekend temperatures as high as 15°C to hit Germany

Spring in February? Weekend temperatures as high as 15°C to hit Germany

Readers’ tips: Your guide to getting through the German winter

Readers’ tips: Your guide to getting through the German winter

What are your tips for getting through the German winter?

What are your tips for getting through the German winter?

As cold spell grips Germany, warning over icy waterways issued

As cold spell grips Germany, warning over icy waterways issued

Explained: How to get vaccinated against the flu in Germany in 2020

Explained: How to get vaccinated against the flu in Germany in 2020

U-Bahn stations, containers, hotels: How Germany helps the homeless in winter

U-Bahn stations, containers, hotels: How Germany helps the homeless in winter

‘We are prepared for the challenges’: How restaurants in Germany are adapting to the winter season

‘We are prepared for the challenges’: How restaurants in Germany are adapting to the winter season

Winter making a comeback: snow and polar air on the way for Germany

Winter making a comeback: snow and polar air on the way for Germany

Winter not over just yet: polar air masses heading for Germany this weekend

Winter not over just yet: polar air masses heading for Germany this weekend

Berlin and Brandenburg boasted most hours of sun this winter

Berlin and Brandenburg boasted most hours of sun this winter

Freezing temperatures pose constant danger to Germany’s homeless

Freezing temperatures pose constant danger to Germany’s homeless

Ice cold and lots of snow: slippery roads and rail disruptions in Hamburg

Ice cold and lots of snow: slippery roads and rail disruptions in Hamburg

Up to 16C forecast: subtropical air set to give Germany pause from winter

Up to 16C forecast: subtropical air set to give Germany pause from winter

Properties damaged after storm ‘Burglind’ causes flooding in south Germany

Properties damaged after storm ‘Burglind’ causes flooding in south Germany

Rain and mild temperatures across Germany forecast before end of year

Rain and mild temperatures across Germany forecast before end of year

Snow and ice thaws after hundreds of accidents on Germany’s streets

Snow and ice thaws after hundreds of accidents on Germany’s streets

Ice and snow: slippery conditions forecast across Germany at weekend

Ice and snow: slippery conditions forecast across Germany at weekend

2 dead and over 400 road accidents after wintry conditions hit Bavaria

2 dead and over 400 road accidents after wintry conditions hit Bavaria

Why Germany probably isn’t on track for coldest winter in a century

Why Germany probably isn’t on track for coldest winter in a century

How learning to ski helped me shake off my German winter blues

How learning to ski helped me shake off my German winter blues

Freezing in September – when does your landlord have to turn on the heating?

Freezing in September – when does your landlord have to turn on the heating?

Russian cold front heading for Berlin with temperatures down to -10C

Russian cold front heading for Berlin with temperatures down to -10C

Icy roads in eastern half of Germany cause traffic chaos

Icy roads in eastern half of Germany cause traffic chaos

Germany’s winter is over, for now, says expert

Germany’s winter is over, for now, says expert

Young woman found frozen to death after going out for cigarette

Young woman found frozen to death after going out for cigarette

How this frozen fox became a grim winter warning

How this frozen fox became a grim winter warning

Weathermen predict rain and snow after weekend winter wonderland

Weathermen predict rain and snow after weekend winter wonderland

Germany shivers in coldest winter night so far

Germany shivers in coldest winter night so far

What it’s like to be homeless during Germany’s winter

What it’s like to be homeless during Germany’s winter

Why the ‘ugly Christmas sweater’ is making waves in Deutschland

Why the ‘ugly Christmas sweater’ is making waves in Deutschland

Temperatures rise as sunny winter weather continues

Temperatures rise as sunny winter weather continues

Snow in early November. Will this winter be ice cold?

Snow in early November. Will this winter be ice cold?

IN PICS: Snow falls thick and fast in southern Germany

IN PICS: Snow falls thick and fast in southern Germany

8 tips to help you survive the harsh German winter

8 tips to help you survive the harsh German winter

Where in Germany you can soak up the most winter rays

Where in Germany you can soak up the most winter rays

The one German word English speakers need this winter

The one German word English speakers need this winter

10 ways you can burst with joy in German springtime

10 ways you can burst with joy in German springtime

Two skiers die in head-on collision in German Alps

Two skiers die in head-on collision in German Alps

9 pics that show Germany is a magical winter wonderland

9 pics that show Germany is a magical winter wonderland

Watch out Germany! Chilly sub-zero weekend ahead

Watch out Germany! Chilly sub-zero weekend ahead

15 cool East Berlin spots to stay warm this winter

15 cool East Berlin spots to stay warm this winter

4,500 refugees living in tents over winter

4,500 refugees living in tents over winter

Cold weather hobbles 1/3 of Berlin police cars

Cold weather hobbles 1/3 of Berlin police cars

The 10 greatest German Alpine ski resorts

The 10 greatest German Alpine ski resorts

Snow-decked German streets stay safe

Snow-decked German streets stay safe

6 ways Germany cashes in at Christmastime

6 ways Germany cashes in at Christmastime

Weathermen warn of snowy weekend ahead

Weathermen warn of snowy weekend ahead

Low-lying regions see first snow of the year

Low-lying regions see first snow of the year

A week after heatwave, snow falls in Bavaria

A week after heatwave, snow falls in Bavaria

Eight thoughts to get you through to spring

Eight thoughts to get you through to spring

Party like a German: 10 top tips

Party like a German: 10 top tips

Berlin ‘too warm to hibernate’ for marmots

Berlin ‘too warm to hibernate’ for marmots

Mild winter benefits energy consumers

Mild winter benefits energy consumers

Mother saves drunk son from freezing to death

Mother saves drunk son from freezing to death

Winter threatens southern Germany

Winter threatens southern Germany

The chilly off-peak perks of Rügen prove a treat

The chilly off-peak perks of Rügen prove a treat

Germans wrap up to keep warm at home

Germans wrap up to keep warm at home

A third of toboggan runs deemed dangerous

A third of toboggan runs deemed dangerous

Naked sledging race nipped in the bud

Naked sledging race nipped in the bud

German pushes for giant slalom title

German pushes for giant slalom title

Naked sledgers brave nippy temperatures

Naked sledgers brave nippy temperatures

Compassion needed for homeless out in cold

Compassion needed for homeless out in cold

Germany’s top warm winter getaways

Germany’s top warm winter getaways

Deutsche Bahn rep ‘stained by dirty toilets’

Deutsche Bahn rep ‘stained by dirty toilets’

Deutsche Bahn spends to avoid winter chaos

Deutsche Bahn spends to avoid winter chaos

Munich Olympic bid ‘strong’ says IOC delegation boss

Munich Olympic bid ‘strong’ says IOC delegation boss

Dozens hurt in accidents as winter returns

Dozens hurt in accidents as winter returns

Cold and snow to return

Cold and snow to return

Damning report rules out Deutsche Bahn share sale

Damning report rules out Deutsche Bahn share sale

Costs of hard winter feared

Costs of hard winter feared

Frostbitten cyclist ‘didn’t think Siberia would be so cold’

Frostbitten cyclist ‘didn’t think Siberia would be so cold’

Deutsche Bahn boss grilled over rail chaos

Deutsche Bahn boss grilled over rail chaos

Deutsche Bahn faces political pressure ahead of special meeting

Deutsche Bahn faces political pressure ahead of special meeting

Regional trains add to transport woes

Regional trains add to transport woes

Huge snowball fight called off amid crowd concerns

Huge snowball fight called off amid crowd concerns

Harsh winter set to cost €3 billion

Harsh winter set to cost €3 billion

Transport minister rules out new winter-tyre laws

Transport minister rules out new winter-tyre laws

Blizzard slams Germany

Blizzard slams Germany

Blizzard bears down on the north

Blizzard bears down on the north

Snow pile for sale on eBay

Snow pile for sale on eBay

Farmers dig in against Munich Olympics

Farmers dig in against Munich Olympics

Winter travel havoc persists

Winter travel havoc persists

Snow cripples transport, causes blackouts

Snow cripples transport, causes blackouts

Winter tyre rule causes supply shortage

Winter tyre rule causes supply shortage

Snow wallops Germany

Snow wallops Germany

Dangerous conditions follow thaw

Dangerous conditions follow thaw

Authorities scramble to improve winter driving conditions

Authorities scramble to improve winter driving conditions

Man beats neighbour to death with snow shovel

Man beats neighbour to death with snow shovel

Climate experts warn of extremely cold winters

Climate experts warn of extremely cold winters

More snow to come amid transport chaos

More snow to come amid transport chaos

Snowstorm snarls road and air traffic

Snowstorm snarls road and air traffic

Black Forest family fights winter blues with huge sun mirror

Black Forest family fights winter blues with huge sun mirror

Zugspitze kicks off German ski season

Zugspitze kicks off German ski season

Drivers face crackdown on winter tyres

Drivers face crackdown on winter tyres

Heating bill refunds likely for millions of renters

Heating bill refunds likely for millions of renters

Scientists predict colder European winters to come

Scientists predict colder European winters to come

Germans lose fear of climate change after long, hard winter

Germans lose fear of climate change after long, hard winter

Hamburg rounds up Alster swans

Hamburg rounds up Alster swans

Good and bad news for allergy sufferers this year

Good and bad news for allergy sufferers this year

Heavy fog and snow cause huge autobahn pile-up in Bavaria

Heavy fog and snow cause huge autobahn pile-up in Bavaria

Fake ‘glaciers’ grown to combat big melt

Fake ‘glaciers’ grown to combat big melt

Ice breakers struggle to clear harbours

Ice breakers struggle to clear harbours

Potholes for sale in German village

Potholes for sale in German village

Winter returns for an encore

Winter returns for an encore

Hamburg politician resigns for de-icing affair

Hamburg politician resigns for de-icing affair

German bobsleighers set to reclaim gold

German bobsleighers set to reclaim gold

Extreme winter strains accident insurers

Extreme winter strains accident insurers

A little brighter, and plenty slipperier: this week’s weather

A little brighter, and plenty slipperier: this week’s weather

Neuner takes silver in Olympics biathlon

Neuner takes silver in Olympics biathlon

Olympic skeleton team accused of cheating

Olympic skeleton team accused of cheating

Hamburg politician puts the ‘I’ in street de-icing

Hamburg politician puts the ‘I’ in street de-icing

Germany under ice Queen’s spell

Germany under ice Queen’s spell

British airman killed in avalanche during training

British airman killed in avalanche during training

FDP proposes national road salt stockpile as shortage looms

FDP proposes national road salt stockpile as shortage looms

Germany grapples with relentless winter weather

Germany grapples with relentless winter weather

Train hits snow-clearing vehicle

Train hits snow-clearing vehicle

Hamburg put on ice as Alster freezes

Hamburg put on ice as Alster freezes

German Olympians look to dominate winter games

German Olympians look to dominate winter games

Heavy snow to follow record lows

Heavy snow to follow record lows

Longest snowy period in 30 years set to end soon

Longest snowy period in 30 years set to end soon

Sun kisses Berlin for first time in 16 days

Sun kisses Berlin for first time in 16 days

Naked sled race draws 14,000

Naked sled race draws 14,000

More snow forecast for the weekend

More snow forecast for the weekend

Winter storm on the way

Winter storm on the way

Bike couriers grappling with enduring snow and ice

Bike couriers grappling with enduring snow and ice

Snow bounty boosts Germany’s most northern ski slope

Snow bounty boosts Germany’s most northern ski slope

Harsh winter means major losses for construction industry

Harsh winter means major losses for construction industry

Ski season starts early on the Zugspitze

Ski season starts early on the Zugspitze

Majority of Germans against daylight savings time

Majority of Germans against daylight savings time

Dozens injured and one dead from snow and ice

Dozens injured and one dead from snow and ice

Just kidding! Winter isn’t over yet

Just kidding! Winter isn’t over yet

Winter weather to return just in time for first day of spring

Winter weather to return just in time for first day of spring

Avalanche buries senior in mountain hut for two days

Avalanche buries senior in mountain hut for two days

Avalanche danger closes Bavarian roads

Avalanche danger closes Bavarian roads

Man and toddler drown after falling through icy pond

Man and toddler drown after falling through icy pond

One dead, one injured, and one missing in avalanches

One dead, one injured, and one missing in avalanches

Germany wakes up to snow

Germany wakes up to snow

Frigid weather headed to Germany from Russia

Frigid weather headed to Germany from Russia

Thin ice causes spate of skating accidents

Thin ice causes spate of skating accidents

German shipping traffic blocked as rivers freeze

German shipping traffic blocked as rivers freeze

Deutsche Bahn ICE train brakes freeze

Deutsche Bahn ICE train brakes freeze

Retiree freezes to death in own apartment

Retiree freezes to death in own apartment

Heavy snow expected by Friday

Heavy snow expected by Friday

Weathering the wintertime blues in grey Germany

Weathering the wintertime blues in grey Germany

Snow and ice cause traffic chaos

Snow and ice cause traffic chaos

Daylight Saving Time ends

Daylight Saving Time ends