Beijing records lowest mid-October temperature in half century


Xinhua News

17th October 2021 – (Beijing) A cold wave drove temperatures in Beijing below zero degrees Celsius Sunday morning, setting a record low for the mid-October period, the municipal meteorological authority said.

A temperature of minus 0.2 degrees at 6.44am Sunday was the lowest recorded in the 10 days from 11th to 20th October by a city observatory since 1969.

The meteorological department said Beijing will see mainly sunny weather in the next three days.