A snow-free Earth Altar Park in Beijing on Thursday decorated with red lanterns in preparation for the Lunar New Year, Photo: EPA A snow-free Earth Altar Park in Beijing on Thursday decorated with red lanterns in preparation for the Lunar New Year, Photo: EPA
A snow-free Earth Altar Park in Beijing on Thursday decorated with red lanterns in preparation for the Lunar New Year, Photo: EPA

Beijing sees third-longest winter stretch without snowfall

Snow has not fallen in Beijing for 92 days, the third-longest seasonal dry stretch, and residents say strange weather makes them ill

A snow-free Earth Altar Park in Beijing on Thursday decorated with red lanterns in preparation for the Lunar New Year, Photo: EPA A snow-free Earth Altar Park in Beijing on Thursday decorated with red lanterns in preparation for the Lunar New Year, Photo: EPA
A snow-free Earth Altar Park in Beijing on Thursday decorated with red lanterns in preparation for the Lunar New Year, Photo: EPA
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