Niagra Falls is frozen over with parts of the United States are now colder than the surface of Mars, while southern Europe's enjoying a balmy 20C
STORM Dylan could pose a "danger to life" as heavy rain and gusts of up to 80mph were due to hit parts of the UK early today.
Forecasters warned of flying debris from strong winds in Northern England, Northern Ireland and Scotland.
And two-inch downpours will spread from the South West. Temperatures will peak at 13C, with lows tonight of -2C in some parts.
Meanwhile, Brits seeing the New Year in in southern Europe will enjoy sunshine today, with temperatures in Benidorm, Spain, up to 20C.