18 June 2015, Thursday, 15:40

35-degree heat is expected in Bashkiria


UFA, 18 June 2015. /Bashinform News Agency, Gulfiya Akulova/. 35-degree heat is expected in Bashkiria. According to the republican Department for Hydrometeorology and Environmental Monitoring, before the end of this week dry, hot weather with intermittent rains and strong winds will be dominated in the region.

The air temperature at night will be 15-20°C ranging from 30 to 35°C  in the daytime. "The maximum highs will be 34°C in Ufa, 35 °C over Bashkortostan. The average air temperature exceeds the climatic norm by 7-8 degrees during this week", spokeswoman of Hydrometeorology Department Elena Orlova said.

From June 19 to 21, in the northern areas of the republic small intermittent rains of storm pattern are possible, with strong winds during storms of 18-20 metres per second. Rainfall is unlikely in Ufa.