3 regions of Kazakhstan record warmest January in 36 years

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Three regions of Kazakhstan recorded the warmest January in 36 years, Kazinform News Agency learnt from Kazhydromet.

The first decade of January was much-warmer-than-average with 1-13 degrees Celsius above normal.

The meteorological station of Mangistau region registered the highest air temperature on January 1 up to +11.1 degrees Celsius beating the record of +8.9 degrees recorded in 2003.

Mercury read +11.1 degrees Celsius in Aktau on January 8 beating the 1988 record with +4.7 degrees.

January 10 was the warmest day in Semey with air temperature reaching +6.3 degrees Celsius since 1988.

Pavlodar recorded the warmest January temperature rising as high as +3.1 degrees Celsius beating the prior record of 2018 settling at +0.3 degrees.

Balkhash also set a record for the warmest January weather on January 10 hitting +7.1 degrees Celsius beating the 1988 record with +1.2 degrees.

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