July 2020 ‘hottest in past 89 years’

in News · 19-08-2020 10:13:00 · 0 Comments

After a first half of 2020 that was the 4th hottest on record in Portugal since 1931, the month of July has set a new record.

According to the Portuguese Met Office (IPMA) July 2020 was the hottest of the past 89 years.

The IPMA describes last month as “extremely hot and dry”, which has induced most of mainland Portugal into varying states of drought.


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