Extremely hot/warm weather in the last days hasn´t hit only Europe, but this air brought tropical days in the region of its origin – in Morocco and probably in Algeria, too.
In Europe, anomalous weather hit in the last days Spain and Portugal (+26,6°C / +24,3°C) /https://mkweather.com/summer-in-spain-266c-malaga-with-an-all-time-december-record-260c-sines-in-portugal-with-243c// France (+24,4°C) /https://mkweather.com/summer-on-sylvester-in-france-244c//, Croatia (+19,1°C), Switzerland (+18,8°C), Austria (+18,3°C), Hungary (+17,1°C), Germany (+16,9°C) and Benelux (+15,5°C) /https://mkweather.com/extremely-high-169c-in-germany-frankfurt-with-all-time-december-record-165c//. or Slovakia (+16,2°C).
London reported the latest +15°C in history /https://mkweather.com/london-with-the-latest-15c-in-history-153c//.
In NW Africa, the hottest was on 31. December 2021 in Agadir, Morocco, tropical +31,7°C (!), which is an exceptionally high temperature.
In Taroudant, +30,7°C / +30,6°C was in the last days of the year 2021, measured (in order), Essaouira reported +30,2 / +30,5°C.
Tropical days are forecasted on 1. January 2022 already the 5th day in a row (!)
Very hot was in parts of Algeria, too.
In Oualenne, on 30. and 31. December, +29,7°C, was measured.
In Tunisia, +25,0°C hasn´t been broken, so far.
Sicily, Italy, reported +22,0°C so far in Aidone /http://www.sias.regione.sicilia.it/frameset_tmax.htm/m Naples surprised with +21,7°C, which is only 3,7°C below all-time December record for the city.
On 1. January 2022, extremely warm day is across all Europe and in large parts of North Africa forecast /https://mkweather.com/20c-on-new-year-2022-in-european-mid-latitudes-extremely-warm-air-already-in-spain-air-from-north-africa-260c//, while the next coldwave is in long-term outlook /https://mkweather.com/scandinavia-should-repeat-40c-continental-europe-with-the-3rd-20c-coldwave-hopes-for-winter-in-europe-between-10-31-january-2022-maybe-earlier/ – information about the next Arctic coldwave in Europe and neighboring regions will be updated soon/.
Long-term forecast counts with colder January and warmer February and March 2022 (NAO+ with hot days and colder nights in North Africa in February and March) /https://mkweather.com/spring-2022-will-come-in-february-nao-and-extremely-warm-early-spring-conditions-in-february-and-march-2022-are-predicted-cfs-ecmwf//.
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