-25.5 C recorded on coldest night of year so far

Monday night was the coldest night of the year so far in the Czech Republic, according to data from the Czech Hydro-Meteorological Institute. The lowest temperature, -25.5 degrees Celsius, was recorded at Jizerka in the Jizera Mountains in the north of the country. Lows of under -20 degrees Celsius were experienced in Šumava in the southwest.

Central Prague was the warmest place in the country during the night, with the Clementinum weather station recording -3.9 degrees Celsius.