Another hot day and hot week expected across Latvia

Monday in Latvia will be sunny and hot – only in the afternoon there is a chance of thunderstorms in the eastern parts of the country, according to latest forecasts.

The prevailing wind will be slow from the south to southeast, but strong gusts of wind are possible during thunderstorms.

During the day, rain and storm clouds will form in places in the east of the country, with greater probability in the northern part of Vidzeme. Localized storms could bring bursts of hail stones.

Maximum air temperatures across the country are expected to be in the range +26 to +29 degrees Celsius, slightly cooler along the coast.

A sunny day without rain is expected in Riga, where the wind will be slow and it will feel very hot.

Hot weather will remain in Latvia throughout the week, according to forecasts.


Weather warnings, May 27, 2024
Weather warnings, May 27, 2024

The maximum air temperature in the afternoons will mostly remain in the range +24 C to 29 C, ad may even touch 30 C in a few places.

Winds will be mostly light from the south and east, but strong gusts are expected in localized thunderstorms every day. 

Until May 31, there is a yellow warning for extreme heat throughout Latvia, as well as increased fire danger in forests in most parts of the country. Current warnings can be viewed on the warning page of the Latvian Center for Environment, Geology and Meteorology here.

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