"Very hot weather was observed in Azerbaijan yesterday and today. Temperature was 37 degrees yesterday, which was a record indicator for June," Minister of Ecology and Natural Resources
Report informs that he spoke at the seminar held within the UN Public Service Forum.
According to the minister, such a high temperature has been recorded in Azerbaijan in June for the first time over the past 20 years : "We consider that it is a sign of climate change. The average temperature has increased by 1.4 times in Azerbaijan over the past 30 years. I think that it is a dramatic increase. The impact on other sectors of the economy is very high ".