Hot Temperature Continuing in Cambodia

Cambodia is undergoing hot temperature possibly peaks 42 degrees Celsius forecast to continue until the third week of May.

The notification was shared recently by Spokesperson at the Ministry of Water Resources and Meteorology H.E. Chan Youtha with local media.

The temperature, he added, is being driven by the happening strong influence of El Nino in the region.

Along with the high temperature, there will also be more frequent gusts and lightning that the public should be aware of and take necessary action to mitigate possible risks.

Rainy season in Cambodia for 2019 will happen later than the previous year and rice farmers are adviced to start their cultivation by the third week of next month, continued H.E. Chan Youtha.

Cambodia has two main seasons � dry period normally begin by November until early May and rainy period lasting between mid-May until late October.

Source: Agency Kampuchea Press