Danish summer the coldest for 24 years so far

July is finally here with some sun, but this past June was the coldest since 1991

If you thought June was particularly cold, grey and dismal this year, you are not mistaken – not since 1991 have we experienced a June as cold as this one.

With an average temperature of only 12.3 degrees, Denmark was a whole 2 degrees below normal for the first summer month of the year, according to DMI.

And according to the findings, it was the persistent western winds that kept daytime temperatures low. Relatively clear weather nights have also contributed to the low nighttime temperatures.

DMI only recorded one day that could qualify as ‘summer weather’, and that occurred in Abed in Lolland on June 13, where temperatures reached 26 degrees.

It’s all uphill from here
However, it’s not all bad news. The weather outlook for the remainder of this week looks surprisingly promising, with temperatures predicted to peak over the weekend at around 30-32 degrees.

It’s good news for those attending Roskilde Festival and those hoping for a dip in the sea this weekend.

Let’s just hope it stays like that!

 





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