Reality Check: Where in the world is snow getting rarer?

Reality Check: Where in the world is snow getting rarer?
 

Cities across Europe have been hit by a Siberian snow blast this week - also known as "the Beast from the East".
Even Mediterranean islands such as Corsica and Capri haven't escaped; parts of Spain and Italy have seen their first snowfall in years; and in the UK, there has been widespread disruption to transport and schools.
But despite this wintry weather, in some places snow is actually getting rarer.
For it to snow, you need a big enough cloud and, perhaps most obviously, temperatures close to or below freezing.
Data from the principal organisations monitoring global... read more

 
1 March 2018 in World News, Views: 62
Source: BBC
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