In Beijing on April 14 the temperature exceeded 30 degrees Celsius in the last 10 years, a new record for mid-April. An increase in temperature caused early flowering poplars. Excessive amounts of poplar fluff, flying to Beijing caused inconvenience to pedestrians, cyclists and transport.

On the streets of Beijing was so much fluff that formed on the edges of "drifts" of fluff. Pooh is a strong allergen. According to a survey of medical staff city hospitals of Beijing, has sharply increased the number of patients with diseases of the proceeds from asthma, allergies and dermatitis.

At noon on the streets of Beijing could see people dressed in — year, exhausted and wet from the heat. In some areas of China's capital temperature reached 31 degrees.

The highest temperature recorded in the outskirts of the northern area of Beijing Shunyi 31.4 degrees. In urban areas, where the Ancient Observatory 32.2. The temperature on the road was approximately 40, while the southern suburb of 30.2 degrees.

According to "Beijing Morning Post", the meteorological data showed that over the last 10 years, the maximum temperature in the middle of April was only 30.2, it was recorded April 19, 2005. Since 1951, the city observatory observations show that uncharacteristic warming were a total of 5 times, which is the highest temperature was 32.1 degrees on April 17, 1993.