• Kyodo News


Sapporo had its first “tropical night” in 25 years as weather data showed the lowest temperature in the Hokkaido capital early Saturday morning was 26.2.

Tropical night is an expression used when the overnight low is 25 or higher. Logged at 5:23 a.m., the 26.2 degree level was 7.0 degrees higher than in a typical year.

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