Published: 2017-09-02 10:36
Last Updated: 2017-09-02 13:03
Forecasts predict that temperatures will continue rising as of Saturday 2 September, reaching peak heat all across the Kingdom by mid-week, including at night.
Temperatures are expected to rise by about 3-6℃, with highs in Amman reaching 37℃, high altitude areas at 33℃, and nearing 40℃ in the Dead Sea, The Jordan Valley, and Aqaba. In the Northern and Central Jordan Valley, it is expected to reach 45℃.