MOSCOW, August 26. /TASS/. Air temperatures in Moscow reached 30.3 Celsius on Friday, beating a record from 53 years ago, Alexander Sinenkov, a leading expert at the Phobos weather service, told TASS.
"According to data for the past 11 hours, the temperatures hit 30.3 degrees Celsius, a new record," he said.
According to Sinenkov, the previous record of 28.9 degrees Celsius was registered on August 26, 1969.