The Hottest March 18th

Moscow in Numbers

In Moscow is broken a temperature record – the sixth in the spring 2015th!
The air temperature at the city’s main meteorological station at 1pm was + 11.4 degrees. This is 0.8 degrees higher than the previous record in March 2002.

Previous temperature records of maximum day temperature were set on March 9th, 11th, 15th, 16th and 17th in the capital.
But on Sunday, weather forecasters predict the return of the cold weather in the capital.


Beautiful russia

Frost and sunshine

Hard frost and sunshine – a day of pleasure!
You are still drowsy at your leisure –
It’s time, my beauty, ope your eyes!  
Let you get free of blissful dreaming,
To meet the North Aurora, deeming
The Star of North, let you arise! (…)
– A.S. Pushkin

Sunrise in Snezhnogorsk, Murmansk region
Photo Alexander Trophimov

The hottest 21th of May


Did you know that yesterday was the hottest 21th of May since 1897?

The hottest 22th of May was also in 1897, the temperature was 30.5C, will we go for a record today?

Golden Autumn

I.S. Ostroukhov "Golden Autumn" 1886

I.S. Ostroukhov “Golden Autumn” 1886

In Moscow a lot of people feel sad when autumn is coming. The weather is getting colder, we see more rain and less sun.

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