RAMALLAH, Tuesday, 02 August 2022 (WAFA) – Weather today is mainly clear, dry and hot in most districts and very hot in the Jordan Valley in daytime with no significant change of temperature, according to the Palestinian Meteorological Department (PMD).
Weather tonight is moderate in the mountains and relatively hot in other districts. Light to moderate westerly to northwesterly wind blows. Sea waves are low.
Temperature in the capital, Jerusalem, and Bethlehem is expected to reach a high of 32°C and a low of 22°C and in Ramallah and Hebron a high of 31°C and a low of 21°C. In Jericho, the Dead Sea, and the Jordan Valley temperature is expected to reach a high of 41°C and a low of 28°C, while it is expected to reach a high of 32°C and a low of 25°C in Gaza and the coastal areas.
Wednesday’s temperature is set to rise and approach 4°C above the seasonal average as the heavy heat stress continues to prevail.
No significant change in the weather conditions is expected on Thursday and Friday.
PMD warns people against being directly exposed to the sun for long period, especially from 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM, as well as of setting fire to dry grassy areas.