As it darkens, it becomes cold. The temperature is about -43… -45 º C. Once the road goes a little lower, the temperature drops to -50 º C.
Looking for a place to spend the night, it was decided to climb as high as possible so that it wasn’t so cold.
The morning invigorates, -50 º C.
An impressive sunrise.
The fog is above the river, -54 º C.
This is the last place before Khatanga, where you can fill your car.
It’s noticeable that the exhaust pipe of a tank truck looks upwards. This is done on all heavy machinery in Yakutia, from buses to tractors.
Otherwise it would be almost impossible to see anything on the road in such a mixture of fog and exhausts.
Soon the winter road brings to the river. It’s easier to move here, as the relief is much smoother.
This thing cleans the road from the snow.