Moscow at the weekend will cover big heat

Москву в выходные накроет сильная жара

Weekend in Moscow will come the intense heat. The temperature will exceed 30 degrees Celsius, said “the Russian newspaper” the chief specialist of the capital Weather Bureau Tatyana Pozdnyakova.

“On Sunday, June 9, waiting for 32-33 degrees Celsius. This heat – a very rare occurrence for those numbers of June,” she said.

Pozdnyakov said that the last time a similar temperature was recorded in 1998. In the same year on 8 June, it amounted to 32.4 degrees.

The weatherman did not rule out that on Sunday we could beat the record 70 years ago. So, on this day in 1948 was a recorded temperature of 32.1 degrees.

Earlier, the weatherman warned of Muscovites this week in the capital is expected to record heat. In the daytime there will be about 30 degrees Celsius.