Temperature in Verhojansk can enter weather “book of records”. Heat to 38 degrees, the cold pole is already interested experts of the world meteorological organization and even the United Nations, said the scientific Director of the hydrometeorological center of Russia Roman Vilfand.

“the Reason for this weather in Verhojansk sharply continental climate of Yakutia and powerful anticyclone from the East,” quoted the forecaster to RIA Novosti.

Representatives of WMO discuss the creation of a catalogue of a very rare weather events. And temperature in Verhojansk, according to the expert, expect to be on the list of extreme weather records. The previous record was 31 degrees.