Warmest year ever in Belgium


With the exception of June all the months of 2011 were warmer than average. The average temperature through the year was 11.6 degrees C. It was 0.1 degrees higher than the last record that was set in 2007.

The warmest three years recorded in Belgium all occurred during the past five years: 2006, 2007 and 2011. The summers of 2006 and 2007 were warmer.

Last year’s average temperature stood at 9.7 degrees. It was the coldest average since 1996.