The coldest since the beginning of winter was the night of January 11

11 January 2021

The temperature that night in St. Petersburg dropped to almost minus 15 degrees.

Mikhail Leus, leading specialist of the Phobos weather center, spoke about the coldest night of the current winter. Last night the temperature dropped to minus 14.4 degrees.

According to the weather forecast of the Federal State Budgetary Institution "North-West Directorate for Hydrometeorology and Environmental Monitoring", on Monday afternoon we should expect -9 ...- 11 degrees. Also, forecasters talk about an increase in cloud cover and light snow in the afternoon. The wind will be moderate, with icy spots on the roads.

On January 12, occasional light snow is expected, and a mild blizzard in the afternoon. The wind is moderate. Air temperature at night will stand at -9 ...- 11 degrees, and in the daytime at -5 ...- 7 degrees. The roads are covered with ice in places.

On Wednesday, January 13, there was occasional light snow, and in places a slight blizzard. The air temperature during the day is -8 ...- 10 degrees. The roads are covered with ice in places. The wind is moderate.