In the largest desert in the world Sahara for the first time in 37 years, the snow

В самой большой пустыне мира Сахаре впервые за 37 лет выпал снег

Snow in the Sahara desert

In North Africa came true winter. In the largest desert in the world Sahara for the first time in 37 years, the snow, writes The Тelegraph.

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Snow fell in the Algerian town of ain the Conditions, which is located at an altitude of 1000 m above sea level and surrounded by the Atlas mountains. This village called “Gate of the desert”.

It is noted that the snow lay for about one day until melted.

Photographer Kareem Boucetta, who managed to fix this phenomenon, says that all were shocked by what they saw in the desert with snow, as it is very rare.

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For all the observations in the Sahara snow has fallen twice. The first time was February 18, 1979, in ain the Conditions, then the snow storm lasted about half an hour.

В самой большой пустыне мира Сахаре впервые за 37 лет выпал снег

Snow in the Sahara desert

В самой большой пустыне мира Сахаре впервые за 37 лет выпал снег

Snow in the Sahara desert

В самой большой пустыне мира Сахаре впервые за 37 лет выпал снег

Snow in the Sahara desert

В самой большой пустыне мира Сахаре впервые за 37 лет выпал снег

Snow in the Sahara desert

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