record-beating temperature was recorded in Mitribah on Thursday.
It was nearly as hot in Iraq, yesterday, as temperatures reached 53.9C.
Temperatures in Kuwait reached 54C this week, making Thursday the
hottest day EVER recorded.
The blistering temperature was recorded in Mitribah, Kuwait, on
And yesterday, Iraq was nearly as hot, as the mercury soared to 53.9C
(129.0 degrees Fahrenheit).
Weather forecaster Nagham Mohammed expected temperatures Saturday to
hover around 49 degrees Celsius (120.2 Fahrenheit) in Basra and to
decline in the coming days. Mohammed added that temperatures in Baghdad
are expected to reach 45 degrees Celsius (113 Fahrenheit).