Azerbaijan makes public weather forecast for Eurovision-2012
Azerbaijan, Baku, April 27 /Trend I.Isabalayeva/
Azerbaijan has announced the weather forecast for May when Eurovision-2012will be held.
The average temperature in Azerbaijan in May will close to normal, exceeding it in some places, the National Hydrometeorology Department of the Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources told Trend on Friday.
It is expected that the amount of monthly precipitation will be close to normal, and a little above the norm sometimes.
Average temperature is 17-19 degrees Celsius in Baku and Absheron peninsula, which is close and above the norm by one degree. The night temperature is 11-16 degrees, the day - 19-24 degrees Celsius, the temperature rises to 27-31 degrees Celsius in some places.
The amount of monthly precipitation will be close to normal in Baku and Absheron peninsula (18-21 mm), and a little above the norm sometimes.
The 57th Eurovision Song Contest will be held in the Baku Crystal Hall near the State Flag Square. The semi-finals will be held in Baku on May 22 and May 24 and the final on May 26.
The logo for the 2012 Eurovision Song Contest is 'Fire Flower', while the motto is Light your fire.
Azerbaijan won the right to host the prestigious European song contest after the victory of Eldar Gasimov and Nigar Jamal (Ell / Nikki) at Eurovision 2011 in Dusseldorf, Germany last May.