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Snow blankets parts of Europe
A few days before summer starts, much of the continent is still in winter's grip.
Last Modified: 25 May 2013 11:04
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Despite the fact that summer is only days away, the temperatures are still very disappointing across many parts of Europe.


PETER SCHNEIDER/EPA
Over the past few days snow has fallen across southern Germany, France, Switzerland and Italy.


ENNIO LEANZA/EPA
In the mountains temperatures have dropped below zero, and the snow even fell at lower levels.


ARNO BALZARINI/EPA
On 24 May 2013, temperatures in Churwalden struggled to reach 3C. On the same day last year, temperatures soared to 20C.


DANIEL DAL ZENNARO/EPA
The 19th stage of the Giro d'Italia cycling race was cancelled due to snowfall.


ENNIO LEANZA/EPA
It's not only the cows who are confused at the weather, the plants don't know what to make of it either!


ARNO BALZARINI/EPA
The weather is expected to stay cool and unsettled over many parts of Europe over the next few days.


ARNO BALZARINI/EPA
Despite the temperature, if you wrap up warm, it's still a beautiful day for a walk.



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Despite the fact that summer is only days away, the temperatures are still very disappointing across many parts of Europe.;*;Over the past few days snow has fallen across southern Germany, France, Switzerland and Italy.;*;In the mountains temperatures have dropped below zero, and the snow even fell at lower levels.;*;On 24 May 2013, temperatures in Churwalden struggled to reach 3C. On the same day last year, temperatures soared to 20C. ;*;The 19th stage of the Giro d\(***)Italia cycling race was cancelled due to snowfall. ;*;It\(***)s not only the cows who are confused at the weather, the plants don\(***)t know what to make of it either!;*;The weather is expected to stay cool and unsettled over many parts of Europe over the next few days.;*;Despite the temperature, if you wrap up warm, it\(***)s still a beautiful day for a walk. Daylife ID:
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Late snow in Europehttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/1369468952792en-usAl Jazeerafeedback@daylife.com10Sat, 25 May 2013 08:02:33 GMTSat, 25 May 2013 10:00:10 GMTSpring in Switzerlandhttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/1369468952792?image_id=0cZRfUBerw73V

Despite the fact that summer is only days away, the temperatures are still very disappointing across many parts of Europe.

Fri, 24 May 2013 08:06:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/1369468952792?image_id=0cZRfUBerw73VPETER SCHNEIDEREPAEPA Images

Despite the fact that summer is only days away, the temperatures are still very disappointing across many parts of Europe.

Spring in Switzerland
Hardly a scorcher http://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/1369468952792?image_id=0g4I3353ew1wR

Over the past few days snow has fallen across southern Germany, France, Switzerland and Italy.

Fri, 24 May 2013 08:06:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/1369468952792?image_id=0g4I3353ew1wRPETER SCHNEIDEREPAEPA Images

Over the past few days snow has fallen across southern Germany, France, Switzerland and Italy.

Hardly a scorcher
Would you like a table outside?http://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/1369468952792?image_id=0gtM9ay0fUfX5

In the mountains temperatures have dropped below zero, and the snow even fell at lower levels.

Fri, 24 May 2013 12:33:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/1369468952792?image_id=0gtM9ay0fUfX5ENNIO LEANZAEPAEPA Images

In the mountains temperatures have dropped below zero, and the snow even fell at lower levels.

Would you like a table outside?
Holy cow!http://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/1369468952792?image_id=09YDd6F7nE1ZR

On 24 May 2013, temperatures in Churwalden struggled to reach 3C. On the same day last year, temperatures soared to 20C.

Fri, 24 May 2013 00:00:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/1369468952792?image_id=09YDd6F7nE1ZRARNO BALZARINIEPAEPA Images

On 24 May 2013, temperatures in Churwalden struggled to reach 3C. On the same day last year, temperatures soared to 20C.

Holy cow!
Not the weather for a bike ridehttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/1369468952792?image_id=0b9Ga257h7fT3

The 19th stage of the Giro d'Italia cycling race was cancelled due to snowfall.

Fri, 24 May 2013 13:03:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/1369468952792?image_id=0b9Ga257h7fT3DANIEL DAL ZENNAROEPAEPA Images

The 19th stage of the Giro d'Italia cycling race was cancelled due to snowfall.

Not the weather for a bike ride
Winter or spring?http://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/1369468952792?image_id=00gbe7kgBOec1

It's not only the cows who are confused at the weather, the plants don't know what to make of it either!

Fri, 24 May 2013 12:33:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/1369468952792?image_id=00gbe7kgBOec1ENNIO LEANZAEPAEPA Images

It's not only the cows who are confused at the weather, the plants don't know what to make of it either!

Winter or spring?
Snowflowershttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/1369468952792?image_id=01eb6BqgmOesi

The weather is expected to stay cool and unsettled over many parts of Europe over the next few days.

Fri, 24 May 2013 00:00:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/1369468952792?image_id=01eb6BqgmOesiARNO BALZARINIEPAEPA Images

The weather is expected to stay cool and unsettled over many parts of Europe over the next few days.

Snowflowers
Winter wonderlandhttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/1369468952792?image_id=06lB42Da9B1Le

Despite the temperature, if you wrap up warm, it's still a beautiful day for a walk.

Sat, 25 May 2013 00:00:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/1369468952792?image_id=06lB42Da9B1LeARNO BALZARINIEPAAl Jazeera Upload Images

Despite the temperature, if you wrap up warm, it's still a beautiful day for a walk.

Winter wonderland


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