The expression “Siberian frosts” has long been heard, but this time the frosts are severe even for Siberia.
Average daily air temperatures are below the usual value by 10-12, and in the southern regions as much as 20 degrees below the usual value!
On the morning of December 29, the air temperature in the Kemerovo region reached -42 degrees, in the Krasnoyarsk Territory and in the Irkutsk region the air cooled down to -46 degrees. And in Evenkia down to -51 degrees.
Such weather has been holding for a week. Every day, record low temperatures are recorded here. On December 28, records were broken in the Kemerovo region: in Tisul the thermometers showed -43.6 degrees, in Kemerovo -45.4, in Novokuznetsk -40.6 degrees. In the Altai Territory, Barnaul (-40.1), Biysk (-43.4), Zmeinogorsk (-38.8) – all were included in the list of record holders.
According to forecasters, abnormal cold weather will linger in Siberia until the end of the week, and temperatures will remain abnormally low.
News Agency “Meteonosti” Tuesday, December 29
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December 29, 2020 at 02:02PM