Mount Arafat in Saudi Arabia records highest temperature worldwide


Published: 2022-05-17 22:06

Last Updated: 2022-07-02 21:03

Mount Arafat
Mount Arafat

Saudi Arabia’s Mount Arafat recorded the highest temperature in the world, on Monday, May 16, with a high of 48.6 °C, according to ArabiaWeather website.

ArabiaWeather had warned that Mecca will be affected by a significant rise in temperatures this week, due to hot eastern winds blowing over the region.

The following are the hottest temperatures recorded globally on Monday, May 16: