X
Latvia.travel mobile app. Your official guide for travelling in Latvia.
Download

You are here

Several temperature records broken in Latvia Saturday

11.07.2011

Several temperature records were broken in Latvia last weekend, the Latvian Environment, Geology and Meteorology Center informed LETA.

Several temperature records were broken in Latvia last weekend, the Latvian Environment, Geology and Meteorology Center informed LETA.

The July 2 heat record was broken in Ainazi (northern Latvia), where the temperature climbed to 30.4 degrees Celsius, while the temperature in the coastal town of Pavilosta (western Latvia) reached 30.2 degrees Celsius.

On the other hand, the temperature in Kolka (northwestern Latvia) reached 25.2 degrees Celsius, Skulte (north-central Latvia) - 29.8 degrees Celsius, Zoseni (northeastern Latvia) - 28.3 degrees Celsius, Liepaja (western Latvia) - 29.3 degrees Celsius.

Saturday was sultry also in Ventspils (western Latvia), Jelgava (central Latvia), Riga and Rujiena (northern Latvia), where the temperatures reached 30 to 31 degrees Celsius. The lowest readings were recorded in Kolka and Daugavpils (eastern Latvia), where the temperatures were around 25 degrees Celsius.

Related news
New Riga Theater (Jaunais Rigas teatris) Director Alvis Hermanis has been named among the top ten European theater personalities of the decade in a survey by the Swiss cultural magazine "DU", the...
Recently, the Latvian capital Riga hosted the premiere of “The Barber of Seville” opera. The opera staging, performed by a 27-year old film director Hayk Karapetyan, enjoyed positive critical...
Julia Dimon, a longtime travel writer and co-host of “World Travels”, a 40-episode TV series currently airing on National Geographic Adventure and Travel Channel, has traveled to more than 80...
Last week, Latvian opera diva Kristine Opolais made her debut at the Metropolitan Opera as Magda in Puccini's "La Rondine" and her performance is praised by the audience and critics alike.