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Three daily air temperature marks broke records in Kyiv on January 1, 2021.

The minimum did not drop below +4.4°C, which was 2.1°C up from the temperature reported on January 1, 1936, according to data of the Central Geophysical Observatory.

At the same time, the average daily temperature climbed to +5.9°C, which was also 1.8°C up from record average daily temperatures in 1902 and 2007, while the maximum rose to +8.5°C, surpassing by 1.1°C the previous record value posted in 1973.

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The climatic norm was exceeded by 10.2°С, which corresponds to the weather observed in mid-October.

Temperature maximum in the afternoon rose to +8.4°C, thus surpassing by 0.2°C the previous record for this day set in 1925.