About historic frosts and blizzards, which hit China, Koreas, and Japan, we were informed already in the last Mkweather articles: -44,4°C was measured in Jiayin /https://mkweather.com/frosts-hit-almost-all-china-northeast-with-historic-444c-in-jiayin-the-strongest-frosts-in-the-region-in-all-time-history//; -35,3°C in North Korea /https://mkweather.com/north-korea-hit-brutal-winter-353c-pyongyang-210c-only-18c-from-all-time-december-record//, -25,4°C in South Korea /prepared article/ and anomalous 213 cm of snowfall was reported from Japan, only at 900 MASL /https://mkweather.com/213-cm-of-snowfall-in-japan-only-at-900-masl-sukayu-the-next-snow-is-expected//.
Now, we will return to China – in Hulunbuir, Inner Mongolia, only -46,9°C was on 23. December 2021 measured.
According to data about historic records from the city, all-time records in Hulunbuir are moving only around -43°C, therefore it´s possible, that the last coldwave was historic /https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hulunbuir/.
Major supermarkets have increased supplies of necessities, including fruits and vegetables thanks to the extreme Siberian blast.
These frosts have brought the same cold front, which caused anomalous temperatures and snowing in all of East Asia.
Almost all of China in the last days found itself under frosts, including southern regions, where the temperature dropped below 0°C and snowing appeared (the first link above).
In Pyongyang, North Korea, -21,0°C was measured, which is only 1,8°C above the all-time December record.
Seoul reported -16,0°C, the lowest temperature since in 41 years (the next Mkweather article).
In Beijing, 4 days with a minimum temperature in the interval -10/-12°C was between 25.-28. December 2021, measured, on 25.-26. December 2021 with ice days (all-day frosts), with temperature maximum only -1/-2°C, appeared, with snowfall.
Social media are now full of sceneries and white photos from the region.
Winter 2021/2022 should surprise in January 2022, yet, then, NAO+ in February and March 2022 is forecast, which should mean early Spring 2022 conditions almost for all Eurasia /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//.