Last year second warmest in Czech Republic since 1961

08-01-2020

Last year was the second warmest in the Czech Republic since 1961, according to data published on Wednesday by the Czech Hydro-Meteorological Institute. The daily average temperature in 2019 was 9.5 degrees Celsius, which was 1.6 degrees Celsius above the long-term average.

The hottest year since 1961 was 2018. The years 2014 and 2015 are tied for third hottest year in almost six decades.