Saharan Dust Sunset from Panama City Beach, Florida

Over the past weekend, the southern United States has experienced some gorgeous sunsets with the Saharan Dust crawling its way across the region.

These stunning pictures were taken in beautiful Panama City Beach, Florida on the northern coast of the Gulf of Mexico.

Saharan Dust Sunset from Panama City Beach, Florida

Every so often plumes of dust are swept up into the air from northern Africa and it flows across the Atlantic Ocean into the Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean Sea.

This dust originating from the famous Saharan Desert swirls in the air to paint artistic sunsets in the evening sky!

Saharan Dust Sunset from Panama City Beach, Florida

Thanks for reading and as always, keep on truckin’!

-Violet Sky

About the Author Violet Sky

Violet Sky has had a life long passion for adventure! Growing up in Michigan and spending time traveling to over 31 states on family vacations by her eighteenth birthday gave her an appreciation for the open road. After finding the most beautiful beach she has dedicated her home port to Panama City Beach, Florida.

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