21 January 2015, Wednesday, 17:24

Temperatures will drop to minus 38 degrees in Bashkiria


UFA, 21 January 2015. /Bashinform News Agency, Gulfiya Akulova/. In Bashkortostan significant decrease in air temperature is expected. Weather forecasters of Bashkir Hydrometeorological Agency predict real frosts after a long warm period in the region.

“It is expected, partly cloudy, mostly dry weather. The air temperature will drop to minus 25-30 degrees Celsius,  in some places — 35-38 at night , with minus 20 to 25 degrees Celsius during the day, in some areas to minus 30 by the end of the week, on January 24 and 25”, the head of weather forecasting department Lyudmila Vafina informs.

According to the Hydrometeorological Centre of Russia, cold snap in the region, including the entire territory of Volga and the Urals is caused by setting of cyclone distributing cold air. This weather pattern will continue until the middle of next week. Such temperatures are a common phenomenon for January, specialists of the Bashkir Hydrometeorological Agency mark.