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.
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
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.
Heavy snowfall shut down two of the main airport's runways and created chaos on the city's highways.
Avalanche warnings across the Alps in Switzerland, Italy and Austria.