Lightning Location Information Service
Number of lightning strokes detected
|Region||Cloud-to-ground lightning||Cloud-to-cloud lightning|
|New Territories West|
|New Territories East|
|Hong Kong Island and Kowloon|
|Hong Kong Whole Territory|
The table shows the latest number of lightning strokes accumulated in 60 minutes. The figure is updated every 15 minutes.
The lightning information displayed above is provisional. Only limited data validation has been carried out.
Please refer to the picture below for the coverage of the regions.
- Recent cloud-to-ground lightning count distribution over Hong Kong
- Number of lightning strokes detected over the Hong Kong territory today and for the past three days
- Video on how the Observatory detects lightning (in Chinese only)
- Maps of past lightning density in Hong Kong