Temperature drop expected following snowfall on January 9Weather
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. The National Agency of Meteorology and Environment Monitoring reports that a slight temperature fall is expected throughout the country.
Snowfall and blizzards are expected in the northern parts of central and eastern aimags on January 9, in some parts of western aimags, and in the eastern parts of eastern aimags on January 10, and in some parts of the country on January 11. Wind speed will reach 8-13 m/sec in some parts of the country on January 10 and 11.
In the depression of Lake Uvs and Darkhad, in the head of Zavkhan river, in the basins of Ider and Tes rivers, the temperature will range from -37 to -42 degrees Celsius during the night, and -25 to -30 during the day.
In mountainous areas of Khangai, Khuvsgul and Khentei, in the depression of the Great Lakes, and in the basins of Baidrag, Eg-Uur, Orkhon-Selenge, Kharaa, Yuruu, Tuul, Terelj, Kherlen, and Onon rivers, the temperature will be -27 to -32 during the night, and -15 to -20 during the day.
In the southern Gobi region, the temperature will be -14 to -19 during the night, and -4 to -9 during the day.
In other areas, the night-time temperature will be -20 to -25 degrees Celsius, and daytime temperature will be -12 to -17 degrees Celsius.