For the past week, the average temperature has run below the norm at 8-16 degrees in southern Siberia.
In Krasnoyarsk, the average daily temperature was 23 degrees below normal. The worst freeze occurred on January 21, dropping to -40.3 ° C (-40F).
On January 25, the temperature dropped to -38.5, below the norm by 19 degrees.
In Novosibirsk the daytime high – the high! – reached only -26.5 ° C, in Omsk only -24.2 ° C. A deviation of 13-16 degrees.
On Friday night in the central and southern regions of Krasnoyarsk and Altai, it was -45 ° C,
in the region of Kemerovo and in the Republic of Altai down to -40 ° C, in Khakassia down to -42 ° C, Tyva and Irkutsk Region down to -49 ° C, in the Transbaikal region down to -46 ° C.
The temperature on Saturday in Novosibirsk is -30 ° C at night.
In southern Siberia, the night temperature will be -40 to –45 ° C, in Tuva -45 to –50 ° C.
All the way to the Crimea
In the central regions of Ukraine the temperature dropped below -20°C, in Romania below -17°C, and in Bulgaria below -13°C.
The cold hand of winter even reached the northern coast of the Aegean Sea – in Greek Thessaloniki the temperature dropped to -4°C.