A Russian family walks in front of the monastery in Borisoglebsky, north of Moscow, on a mild and snowless day. Photo: EPA-EFE A Russian family walks in front of the monastery in Borisoglebsky, north of Moscow, on a mild and snowless day. Photo: EPA-EFE
A Russian family walks in front of the monastery in Borisoglebsky, north of Moscow, on a mild and snowless day. Photo: EPA-EFE

Moscow wonders where winter has gone as temperatures hit 133-year high

  • Unseasonable warmth brought by atmospheric front from Atlantic Ocean means it’s rain in the forecast for the New Year holiday, Russia’s main festive celebration

Topic |   Russia
A Russian family walks in front of the monastery in Borisoglebsky, north of Moscow, on a mild and snowless day. Photo: EPA-EFE A Russian family walks in front of the monastery in Borisoglebsky, north of Moscow, on a mild and snowless day. Photo: EPA-EFE
A Russian family walks in front of the monastery in Borisoglebsky, north of Moscow, on a mild and snowless day. Photo: EPA-EFE
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