Arab world | Summer hasn't started... But temperatures exceeded 45 degrees Celsius in most Arab countries

2024-05-24 2024-05-24T09:10:25Z
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Arab Weather - Although summer has not yet begun, high temperatures were recorded in several regions of the Arab world, with the African and tropical highs gradually beginning to intensify.

 

The Arab state of Egypt was affected by an extremely hot air mass that led to a significant rise in temperatures, as the capital, Cairo, recorded temperatures in the forties for several days, and even exceeded the 40 degree Celsius barrier on some days, and some southern regions reached 45 degrees Celsius amid extremely hot conditions.

 

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia was not immune to this, as the deepening of the tropical high in the atmosphere of the Arabian Peninsula increased, pushing warmer winds than usual, which led to a significant rise in temperatures, and many regions in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia recorded temperatures in the forties, including the capital, Riyadh. Up to 45 degrees in the Empty Quarter desert.

 

In recent weeks, the Republic of Iraq was affected by a low temperature that led to a significant rise in temperatures, reaching 40 degrees Celsius in the capital, Baghdad, amid very hot conditions and approaching the mid-forties in the south, with expectations that it will be affected by a very hot mass next week.

 

The United Arab Emirates also recorded temperatures in the forties in large areas, and exceeded the 45 degree Celsius barrier in the south, amid extremely hot conditions.

 

In addition to the Sultanate of Oman, Kuwait, and the southern desert regions of the Maghreb countries, temperatures also reached 45 degrees Celsius.

 

Weather forecasts at the Arab Weather Center indicate that hot weather will intensify in several Arab countries in the coming days.

This article was written originally in Arabic and is translated using a 3rd party automated service. ArabiaWeather is not responsible for any grammatical errors whatsoever.
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