A total of 18 capital cities in Southern China had seen their lowest temperatures of the year on December 26 thanks to the cold front sweeping from the north.
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Many in China’s south saw the coldest day and the first snow of 2021 on December 26 as a cold front swept through from the north. Blizzards and freezing rain hit parts of Guangxi, Guizhou, Hubei, Hunan and Yunnan. By 8am on Sunday, 18 capital cities had seen their lowest temperatures of the year. Snow fell in 45 cities and towns, with 9 centimeters in Changsha.