The temperature record of 1972 was broken in Moscow
Wednesday became the warmest September 11th in Moscow over the past 70 years, said Mikhail Leus, an employee of the Phobos weather center. At noon, the air in the capital warmed up to + 26.3 ° C.
“Today was the warmest day in Moscow for all the time of observation at the VDNKh weather station, that is, since 1949,” RIA Novosti quotes Leusa.
According to him, before that it was the warmest on September 11, 1972, when the columns of the thermometers rose to + 25.6 ° C.
Previously, weather forecasters said that a real fall with rains and cooling to 11-16 ° C is expected in Moscow next weekend.