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Southern China is sweltering through a heat wave with some regions experiencing temperatures up to 40 degrees Celsius.
The average temperature in Hubei Province has reached above 37 degrees. Several cities, including Yichang, Xiangfan, and Suizhou suffered worse with temps above 40. Shanghai hit 37 on Wednesday.
At the World Expo Park, the temperature rose to 37.5 degrees in the afternoon. The daily parade and other outdoor activities in the park were cancelled. In Nanjing city, the first high-temperature warning of the year was issued, as temperatures in the city climbed to 34 degrees Celsius.
|Southern China is sweltering through a heat wave with some regions experiencing |
temperatures up to 40 degrees Celsius.