Temperatures to reach around 39 degrees celsius
According to the Meteorology Department, the temperature is expected to be around 39 degrees Celsius.
The Meteorology Department reported that the region will generally be under the influence of a low-pressure system and a hot and relatively humid air mass between August 21st and 28th. The highest temperatures will range from 36 to 39 degrees Celsius in inland areas and around 32 to 35 degrees Celsius along the coasts. The region will experience moderate southerly and westerly winds as the low-pressure system and the relatively humid air mass persist.