In Ukraine is warming faster than the global average meteorologist

В Украине теплеет быстрее, чем в среднем по планете - метеоролог

The weather change has a positive impact on agriculture.

Winters are warming in the last 20 years, than in Ukraine more than the average for the Earth. This was stated by the Director Ukrgidromettsentra Nikolay Kulbida, reports Radio Liberty.

According to him, in Ukraine, as elsewhere in the world, since the 80-ies of the last century, began significant growth in annual air temperature.

“During this period the average temperature of the coldest months increased by 2-2. 5 degrees. Significantly reduced the duration of the winter period, the winter was another. As a rule, unreliable snow cover, which appears and then melts,” – said Kulula.

At the same time Kulbida said that there are exceptions to this rule, since on the background of global warming, which is observed at the regional level in Ukraine, there are other possible anomalies.

“For example, the record freezing temperatures, although most of the records set in the last 20 years, due to summer temperatures, when almost the entire territory of Ukraine it has already reached 40-42 degrees Celsius,” – said the forecaster.

According to him, a General warming has a positive effect on agriculture in the country.

“It is thanks to this abnormally warm conditions, even late sowing of winter crops continued growing season and now their condition is satisfactory and good in almost all regions of Ukraine. This is a definite positive,” – said Kulbida.

We will remind, in Kiev for the year consisted of 24 temperature records.

Earlier in Kiev was beaten by the third temperature record Dec.