Weather: Warm as temperature rises through weekend, drops at start of week

RAMALLAH, Weather on Saturday is sunny and hot with a rise of temperature which approach 5C above the seasonal average, said the Palestinian Meteorological Department (PMD).

Wind is northeasterly to southeasterly, light to moderate and sea waves are low.

Temperature in Jerusalem and Bethlehem is expected to reach a high of 33C and a low of 23C and in Ramallah and Hebron a high of 32C and a low of 22C. In Jericho, the Dead Sea and the Jordan Valley, temperature is expected to reach a high of 42C and a low of 28C, while it is expected to reach a high of 31C and a low of 25C in Gaza and the coastal areas.

Hot weather conditions are expected to continue on Sunday as temperature is expected to further rise and approach 7C above the seasonal average with a slight chance of sporadic showers on some districts.

However, temperature is expected to significantly drop and get closer to the seasonal average on Monday, said the PMD.

Source: Palestinian News & Info Agency