The mean temperature of the month was 34.5°C. This is 2.1°C above the long-term normal. This goes on record as the sixth highest mean monthly temperature for June since 1902. This is same as June 2010 & 2016 and exceeded by June 2009 which was 35.2°C, June 1999 which was 35.1°C, June 1998 which was 34.8°C, June 2012 which was 34.7°C and June 2011 which was 34.6°C.
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‘Observation, monitoring and research must enable better understanding of the climate regimes and potential impacts of climate change to the tropical mountains and their ecosystems’ said the Tanzania Regional Commissioner for Arusha, Hon. Mrisho Gambo, during the Global Cryosphere Watch (GWC): Tropical Cryosphere workshop organized by the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) and hosted by the Tanzania Meteorological Agency (TMA) in Arusha, Tanzania from 4 to 6 July 2017.
The Korea Meteorological Administration (KMA) held the 2017 International Training Course on Weather Radar Operation for applicants from NHMSs in developing countries and least developed countries for 2 weeks, from June 12 to 23, 2017.