Lithuania has recently experienced its hottest mid-June in 58 years, the Hydrometeorological Service said.
© DELFI / Karolina Pansevič

The average temperature for the second ten-day period of this month was as much as 6.6 degrees Celsius higher than the usual average for the period, it said.

New daily heat records were set on June 11 through 13. The mercury surged to 35.7 degrees Celsius in Kaisiadorys, in central Lithuania, on June 12, the highest-ever temperature recorded for the month in the country.

Meteorologists say a period of below-average precipitation has continued in the country since late March.

BNS
It is prohibited to copy and republish the text of this publication without a written permission from UAB „BNS“.

Looking for well-being and happiness? Lithuania has the answers

Tired of traffic jams in the morning - jobs that needed to be done yesterday - kids with never ending...

Mythical beast of Kaunas released

“This Beast is a true Kaunasian. It has many edges and lots of energy. The Beast can become the Ness...

Huge change in Lithuanian forests: environmentalists waited for it for ages

Just in a couple of years, the situation in Lithuanian forests and lakesides changed dramatically....

Top October 2019 events in Kaunas

After a very successful and intense cultural warmup in September, the second month of Autumn promises...

Vice president of reverse vending machines producer: Lithuania is biggest recent success story (1)

Since Lithuania introduced the packaging deposit system the results are astonishing for foreign...