Italy's "Race and Snow" event sees motorbikes climb snowy slopes
January 2019 witnesses extreme cold and rising temperatures across the planet.
Several hundred people showed up at Wright Park in Tacoma on Saturday, after a local resident Stacy Stevens put up a post on Facebook the day before saying there would be a huge public snowball fight.
The rules of the game are simple: teams are giving a map of all the participating saunas and have to spend at least three minutes in each one as well as nominate a team-member to jump into an ice hole at each stop
Visitors are flocking to the city of Sapporo on Japan`s northern island of Hokkaido to see snow and ice sculptures as the annual snow festival kicks off.
Two young brothers and their friend took advantage of the fresh snow in Briancon, a commune in France's Hautes-Alpes region, on Friday by snowboarding through the streets of its iconic old town.
Some parts will see temperatures drop 12C below the seasonal average.
Nearly half a month's worth of snow fell on the Russian capital over the weekend.
There was chaos on the highways in southwest Germany on Monday after heavy snowfall and icy conditions left motorists to navigate slippery roads.
Firefighters in Kansas have come to the rescue of a deer that fell through the ice on Lake Olathe.
Snowploughs were struggling to keep up — as soon as they dig out areas of road, a fresh layer of the white stuff falls, covering the area.
Snow fell over the city of Jerusalem on Wednesday while torrential rains and stormy seas hit Gaza city.
Three German men have been killed and one is still missing after an avalanche in Austria - but searches have been halted for the time being, because of the risk of further snow-slides. So far this month 24 people have died in central Europe - because of the bad weather.
Extreme snowfall caused chaos in parts of Europe this week, bringing some communities in Germany and Austria to a grinding halt. Here is a look at of some of the areas most affected by this severe winter weather.
Temperatures are well below freezing but visitors' spirits are high at this year's International Ice and Snow Festival in Harbin, China.
Snow blanketed South Africa’s Cape as a cold front hit parts of the country on Monday, July 2.
There are reports of heavy snowfalls in Germany and Poland
More freezing snowy weather was forecast as Storm Emma approaches from Portugal and France, with warnings of treacherous weather across southern England and Ireland
Snow covers London as the "Beast of the East" brings Siberian weather to Britain.
Record snowfall and sub-zero temperatures paralysed parts of Croatia on Tuesday (February 27) causing havoc on highways and prompting authorities to evacuate residents of several villages.
A satellite photographed Paris after last week's exceptional snowfall, resulting in stunning views of the City of Lights from 800 km above ground.
The weather continues to cause havoc in the French capital which is still recovering from severe flooding last month
Stranded commuters express anger at rail cancellations and uncleared roads.
We looked into the data of six ski resorts around Europe to find out whether this year’s snowfall is exceptional.
Heavy snowfall shut down two of the main airport's runways and created chaos on the city's highways.
Record snowfall has hit Moscow, downing thousands of trees and covering the Russian capital in almost half a metre of snow in less than 24 hours. Russia's Meteorological Office said on Monday (February 5) that more than a month's average of snow fell over the weekend.