Greece set last Saturday, a new temperature record of Europe: the thermometer in the center of Mires on the island of Crete reached the level of 45.9 degrees Celsius, according to the July 2, a weather site Meteo.
The hot weather established in this Mediterranean country a week ago, and since Thursday the temperature never drops below 40 degrees. According to forecasters, on Saturday at four observation stations the temperature has risen above $ 44 degrees, 25 stations above 42 degrees.
In the Metropolitan region of Attica, the hottest weather was recorded in the area of psycho – 43.4 degrees. Sunday will remain hot weather in some areas, including Attica and the Peloponnese, the maximum temperature will be 44-45 degrees.
«Cold» of ten degrees – up to 33-34 degrees is expected Monday, according to news Agency RIA Novosti.
The state Center for control and prevention of diseases (KEELPNO) has issued guidelines on how to behave in such a hot weather: stay in the shade and cooled the room to drink water, not overeating, to wear light clothing, avoid heavy physical labor in the sun.
Athens municipality has opened in the capital of nine rooms with air conditioning, where citizens who do not have air conditioning, you can wait out the heat. Protivopozarnyi service warn of the danger of fire in connection with the dry hot weather and suprematistic fires.
Despite the warnings, last Saturday, in the country there were several fires.