How hot was it in 2016?

More than 150 years of Swiss weather data illustrates our changing climate. If 2015 was the warmest year on record, 2016 is not far behind.  The animated graphic below shows how the monthly average temperatures in Switzerland have evolved over the past century and a half. Since the 1980s, temperatures rose markedly and have since remained at a high level. Switzerland experienced a particularly warm start in 2016, but overall the year ranks as the eighth hottest since 1864.  Rising average temperature for all of Switzerland is clearly evident when looking...
7 Published By - swissinfo.ch - 2017.01.12. 09:26
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