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Photo report: Winter in Yakutsk

  • Published in Nature
Yakutsk in winter
January is the frostiest and foggiest month in Yakutsk. But the subzero temperature does not prevent to admire the winter capital of the republic. The pictures of Maria Vasilieva, YSIA, capture the views of fabulous snowy Yakutsk.

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In the capital, the thermometer dropped to -45 C, and in areas down to -60 degrees C.

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Visibility does not exceed several tens of meters.

Yakutsk in winter4Fog is perceived differently. Someone thinks that it is warmer when foggy.

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Someone feels depressed.

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Drivers are advised to take special care.

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Winter transforms the surrounding nature.

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January 31, according to legends, one horn of the mythical Bull of winter falls off and frosts recede. According to weather forecasters, next week is expected to be warmer up to -33 degrees C.

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And we are all waiting for spring.

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