- 7 Jan 2019 7:18 AM
- Hungary Matters
The records kept since 1901 show that the average temperature for Hungary was 11.99 degrees Celsius last year, the weather service said citing an analysis prepared for MTI. This was 1.66 degrees Celsius above the average measured for the period 1981-2010.
Of the ten hottest years on record, eight have been since 2000. The rate of warming since 1901 has been 1.23 degrees Celsius, which is slightly above the global figure, the weather service said.