December in Moscow established the preliminary record heat

this December in Moscow broke the record in 2006 and became the warmest for all history of meteorological observations: the average temperature in this month is + 1.3 degrees vs plus 1.2 degree 13 years ago. This was told RIA Novosti, leading expert of the Center weather PHOBOS Eugene Tiscover.

According to him, this is only preliminary data — we have to wait another three days. The end of the month is unpredictable is the situation with the record heat may vary.

on the Eve of the Moscow hosted the freezing rain, are expected to be weak wet snow. By Sunday, December 29, the rain will stop, and is projected for the current record December cold — in the afternoon hours is expected to be around -3 degrees. Monday will start another warming – on the eve of the New year is expected to about 2 degrees Celsius, precipitation is projected.

this December in the capital can also be the most snow over the last 70 years. The previous record for this indicator belongs to December 1960 and 2008 — both times in Moscow for the month was only 10 days with snow.

Earlier it was reported that in the Metropolitan Park “Zaryadye” brought artificial snow. At the entrance to the Park from the Vasilevsky descent poured the drifts and set of Siberian spruce.