Highest temperature recorded on Thursday was 50.5°C in Owtaid, Al Dhafra Area
The summer season season is properly and really right here! The mercury crossed the 50°C-mark for the primary time this 12 months on Thursday.
Based on the Nationwide Centre of Meteorology (NCM), the best temperature recorded within the nation on the day was a sweltering 50.5°C in Owtaid, Al Dhafra Area. The temperature was recorded at 2.45pm.
On the different finish of the nation, Jabal Mebreh in Ras Al Khaimah recorded the bottom temperature on the day — a cool 21.3°C at 5.15am.
The NCM additionally reported gentle rains in Sharjah’s Dibba Al Hisn on Thursday morning.
Based on the five-day climate bulletin issued by the NCM, sizzling climate circumstances will persist subsequent week.
June 21 was the longest day of the 12 months and, astronomically, marked the primary day of the summer season season.