Tag Archives: Emma Johansson-Karlsson

Briefs from Svalbardposten for the week of Aug. 2, 2016

julyweather

July sets another local heat record, plus record rainfall
A year of record-breaking temperatures in Longyearbyen continued in July as the city experienced its first-ever recorded month where 11 days were more than 10 degrees Celsius, according to Torgeir Mørk, a meteorological official at Svalbard Airport.