Snow-covered beaches of Barcelona

NewImageSnowfall on a good part of Spain. Thirteen regions were on alert yesterday. Barcelona activated its emergency plan.

Barcelona, located on the Mediterranean Sea, is not equipped for snowfall.

According to Wikipedia, the city boasts a humid subtropical climate bordering a maritime Mediterranean climate, with mild, humid winters and warm to hot summers.

A temperature of -21 degrees was recorded in the city of Girona between Barcelona and the French border.