New Year in Great Britain was greeted with freezing temperatures. According to Sky News, Somerset recorded the warmest air temperature ever recorded on New Year's Eve.
The 2011 temperature record was broken on the eve of 2022. Thermometers showed plus 14.9 degrees.
In Coningsby, Lincolnshire, plus 15.3 degrees was recorded. + 15.8 degrees at Merrifield in Somerset.