January 2, 2023, 09:00 – Public News Service – OSN

The scientific director of the Hydrometeorological Center of Russia, Roman Vilfand, spoke about the fact that the past January 1 in Moscow turned out to be a record warm for the entire period of the history of observations. TASS writes about it.

The forecaster said that on the evening of the holiday temperature The air warmed up to 4.3 degrees.

“Thus, a new heat record for January 1 has been set,” he noted of the actual observation.

Vilfand also said that the last record for January 1, which was broken in the capital this year, was recorded in 1973. On that day, the air temperature was marked at plus 4.2 degrees.

Formerly Public News Service informedwhat Vilfand told about the frosty Christmas in Moscow. So, on Thursday, January 5, the air temperature in the capital will drop to -3 … -8 degrees.