Wed 31-08-2022 02:00 AM
PARIS, 30th August, 2022 (WAM) — France has seen the second hottest summer since 1900, German press agency (dpa) quoted Météo-France as saying.
In the months of June, July and August of this year, which reflect the meteorological summer, the national average temperature will probably be 2.3 degrees Celsius above the reference value, the meteorologists said.
This was the second hottest summer in the country since 1900, after an even hotter summer in 2003.
According to Météo-France, the country had suffered from three heatwaves in the past three months which it described as particularly intense and long.