Spring begins with snow in Kosovo


PRISTINA, March 20/ATA/-Snowy day in Pristina and other regions of Kosovo on Tuesday morning in this early spring. The Hydro-Meteorological Institute forecasted rainfall and snowfall in the beginning of spring in Kosovo while during the current week the temperatures will be -3 and 2 degrees Celsius up to 4-11 degrees at maximum.

In Pristina, snow falls even in spring and autumn. In the morning of April 20, 2017 the capital of Kosovo was white with snow.

In 2016, there was snow even on the night between 25 and 26 April. While in the spring of 2015, the last snow fall for that year was on April 6, just some days away from the Summer Day.

While in autumn, the first snow fall happened on the night between 6 and 7 October 2017.

In 2016, the first snow in autumn happened somewhat later, on November 3 and 4.

In the autumn of 2015, Pristina was white with snow in the morning of November 27.

In the autumn of 2014, the first snow covered Pristina two months before winter, on the night between October 22 to 23.

Pristina is the city where weather changes within hours and there is snow even in spring and autumn. They say, it was even named after this natural phenomenon, i.e. Pristina in Albanian implies the weather changes./b.j/k.s/p.s./