Baguio's temperature drops to coldest this month


Posted at Jan 11 2014 05:20 PM | Updated as of Jan 12 2014 01:20 AM

MANILA – Baguio’s temperature on Saturday dropped to 10.3 degrees Celsius, making it the lowest and coldest for the month of January.

In an interview with dzMM, PAGASA forecaster Glaiza Escullar said the temperature was recorded at 6 a.m. on Saturday.

The city’s second coldest temperature for this month was recorded on January 9 at 11.5 degrees Celsius.

Baguio City recorded its coldest temperature in its history on January 19, 1961 at 6.3 degrees Celsius.

Meanwhile, Escullar said cold weather will be felt all over the Philippines.

"4th week of January, 1st and 2nd week ng February ay extreme," she said.

She said the cold temperature will start to disappear on the last week of February and first two weeks of March. -- Report from dzMM