Up next

Libya: Locals make the most of it as al-Bayda sees first snow in over decade

Published on 16 Feb 2021 / In News & Politics

Subscribe to our channel! rupt.ly/subscribe

The Libyan city of al-Bayda saw snow for the first time in 15 years on Tuesday, with locals making the most of the rare event. Children were seen having snowball fights and people flocked down to areas of nature in order to experience the snow firsthand.

The snowstorm, which began on Monday, was seen in the early hours of Tuesday morning when the temperature was as low as 1 degree Celsius (33.8 degrees Fahrenheit), with the temperature going up to 6 degrees Celsius (42.8 degrees Fahrenheit) later in the day.

Warmer temperatures of up to 13 degrees Celsius (55.4 degrees Fahrenheit) are expected later this week.

Video ID: 20210216-052

Video on Demand: https://ruptly.tv/videos/20210216-052
Contact: cd@ruptly.tv

Twitter: http://twitter.com/Ruptly
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/Ruptly

Show more
0 Comments sort Sort By

Up next