Colder than last year, which was already one of the coldest in almost 50 years.
Powerful explosive eruption at Ubinas volcano in Peru.
Sabancaya volcano sends column of ash more than two miles into the air.
Children dying too. Crops destroyed. Temperatures plunge as far as minus 20°C (-4°F).
Minus 10 C and 42 cm of snow.
Intense snowfall restricts traffic in Apurímac, Arequipa and Puno [Video]. Many vehicles have skidded and capsized.
And winter hasn’t even yet begun.
Rare snow in Santiago, Chile’s capital
Snow has covered all the pastures, so they can not feed their animals.
18 Feb 2018 – Senamhi warns of low temperatures in the mountains of Puno and Arequipa.