According to a study of the weather conditions in the Mt. Paektu area conducted by meteorologists and "covering 100years, there was something mysterious about the weather that day, as if it was a wonder from heaven. According to the survey, the temperature was usually around 40°C below zero in mid-February accompanied by violent snow-storms in the Mt. Paektu area, the highest region in Korea. February 15 that year was no exception. However, the northwesterly wind gradually abated that night and by dawn had become a gentle breeze. And the temperature rose from 29°C below zero to 18°C below zero. The sun shone brightly and the air was fresh. It was as if heaven was blessing the birth of Kim Jong I1.