Monday, 6 January 2014 - 14:32
Today may set winter-weather record
Monday January 6th is well on its way to break the record of warmest January 6th ever. Weather map for Monday Jan 6. knmi.nl/ Whereas the Netherlands usually sees temperatures of five degrees Celsius around this time of the year, The day-record of 13,1 degrees Celsius in the Bilt was measured in 1999. The temperature today has already been clocked around 13 degrees. “In Brabant and Limburg it may even reach a spring-like 14 degrees Celsius,” weeronline.nl said. The weather watchdog said Tuesday and Wednesday will probably see 12 to 13 degree Celsius temperatures. Tuesday may probably also break records; On January 7th 2005 12,5 degrees Celsius was measured in De Bilt. Weeronline.nl said it will gradually get colder. Forecasts for next week hint at a transition to winter-weather with temperatures that drop and nights that may freeze.