If temperatures in June are near regular, the primary half of 2020 is the warmest on report in France with a median of 12.5 ° C. That is what Météo France famous on this final day of June. It’s simply forward of the primary half of 2007 (12.4 ° C). The primary six months of 2014 are in third place with 12.1 ° C.
In comparison with regular, this primary half of 2020 was hotter by 1.8 ° C. The months of January, February and April skilled notably robust month-to-month temperatures (as in 2007 and 2014 elsewhere). February was notably delicate with an "anomaly" of +3.6 ° C, putting it in second place behind February 1990, in response to Météo France.
The widest gaps are present in a big central a part of the nation. Orly and Brive, for instance, skilled hotter than common temperatures of two.4 ° C over the primary six months. Lyon, Chartres and Excursions report a median of + 2.3 ° C above regular.
The palm goes all the identical to Alistro in Corsica with a median temperature of 15.9 ° C and an anomaly of + 2.9 ° C.
One of many hottest winters
The winter of 2019-2020 had already been very delicate. It thus ranks first among the many hottest winters since 1900, forward of the earlier information of 2015-2016 (+ 2.6 ° C) and 1989-1990 (+ 2 ° C).
And all of the departments felt it: the north and the east of France noticed neither flakes nor ice, and we recorded within the South peaks at 27 ° C.