Pakistan sizzles under record hot weather

May 28, 2017
By: Samaa Web Desk
Published in Pakistan

heat wave in the city and hand showing thermometer for high temperature

ISLAMABAD: Most part of Pakistan reeled under intense heat wave condition on Sunday with maximum temperature recorded 53 degree Celsius Turbat area of Balochistan, Samaa reported.

According to Pakistan Meteorological Department, the hot and dry weather is likely to prevail for next couple of days, with no chance of rain in Sindh and Balochistan.

Synoptic Situation:

Continental air is prevailing over most parts of the country. A shallow westerly wave is present over upper parts of the country.

Next 12 hrs:

Mainly hot and dry weather is expected in most parts of the country. However, rain-thunderstorm is expected at a few places in Hazara, Rawalpindi, Sargodha, Lahore divisions and Kashmir.

Next 24 hrs:

Mainly very hot and dry weather is expected in plain areas of the country. However, rain-thunderstorm is expected at a few places in Kashmir and its adjoining hilly areas.

Next 48 hrs:

Mainly very hot and dry weather is expected in plain areas of the country. However, rain-thunderstorm is expected at a few places in Malakand, Hazara, Rawalpindi, Gujranwala divisions and Kashmir.

Past weather:

Weather remained very hot and dry in most parts of the country.

Today’s Highest Maximum Temperatures:

Turbat 53.5°C, Sibbi 50°C, Jacobabad, Dadu 49°C, Larkana 48°C, Nokkundi, Dalbandin, Bhakkar, Sakrund, Sukkur 47°C.

Today record temperature of 53.5°C observed in Turbat. Earlier record was 52°C on 30th May, 2009. – Samaa


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