Temperature Can Rise to 41 Degree Celsius during 2019 Dry Season

Ministry of Water Resources and Meteorology has forecast that the temperature can rise to as high as 41 degree Celsius during 2019 dry season.

The long-term weather forecast was shared recently in an announcement of the ministry, adding that the high temperature will begin in February and last until early May.

The high temperature, continued the statement, was predicted to be resulted by the El Nino influence covering the Kingdom.

Before rising, the temperature will drop to between 17 and 19 degree Celsius in highland and mountainous areas of Cambodia and between 20 and 22 degree Celsius in other locations.

The forecast went on that the rain will start in mid-May and short periods of dryness will happen in the 3rd and 4th weeks of June.

The early warning of the noticeably fluctuating weather intends to inform the public especially farmers to get prepared with their farming.

Source: Agency Kampuchea Press