VVC weather station

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Coordinates: 55°50′0″N 37°37′0″E / 55.83333°N 37.61667°E / 55.83333; 37.61667

VVC weather station location

The VVC weather station is the principal weather station in Moscow, Russia. It opened in 1948 on the grounds of the All-Russia Exhibition Centre. Temperature and precipitation readings at VVC weather station form the official weather reports and historical statistics.

The station's World meteorological organization classification index is 27612.

Climatological data[edit]

Climate data for Moscow (1981 - 2010) preliminary, records since 1948 (VVC weather st. only)
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) 8.6
(47.5)
8.3
(46.9)
17.5
(63.5)
28.0
(82.4)
33.2
(91.8)
33.9
(93)
38.2
(100.8)
37.3
(99.1)
29.4
(84.9)
23.7
(74.7)
14.5
(58.1)
9.6
(49.3)
38.2
(100.8)
Average high °C (°F) −4.1
(24.6)
−3.5
(25.7)
2.6
(36.7)
11.0
(51.8)
18.4
(65.1)
22.0
(71.6)
24.1
(75.4)
22.0
(71.6)
15.6
(60.1)
8.6
(47.5)
1.0
(33.8)
−2.9
(26.8)
9.7
(49.5)
Daily mean °C (°F) −6.5
(20.3)
−6.7
(19.9)
−1
(30)
6.7
(44.1)
13.2
(55.8)
17.0
(62.6)
19.2
(66.6)
17.0
(62.6)
11.3
(52.3)
5.6
(42.1)
−1.4
(29.5)
−5.2
(22.6)
5.8
(42.4)
Average low °C (°F) −9.1
(15.6)
−9.9
(14.2)
−4.3
(24.3)
2.7
(36.9)
7.9
(46.2)
12.1
(53.8)
14.7
(58.5)
12.6
(54.7)
7.6
(45.7)
2.7
(36.9)
−3.5
(25.7)
−6.8
(19.8)
2.1
(35.8)
Record low °C (°F) −38.1
(−36.6)
−35.2
(−31.4)
−27.9
(−18.2)
−18.8
(−1.8)
−5.0
(23)
0.8
(33.4)
5.1
(41.2)
2.1
(35.8)
−5.2
(22.6)
−16.1
(3)
−23.3
(−9.9)
−38.0
(−36.4)
−38.1
(−36.6)
Source: [1][2][3]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2008 was the warmest year in Moscow history (in Russian)". Retrieved 2009-02-05. 
  2. ^ "Pogoda.ru.net" (in Russian). Retrieved January 8, 2009. 
  3. ^ "August high" (in Russian). Retrieved August 7, 2010.