The weather is good for a few more days with temperatures which are expected to exceed the 30°C mark this weekend. A "record heat" in October according to Météo France.
Summer continues in France. The weather promises to be summery again this weekend. With summer temperatures forecast throughout France, the weekend promises to be abnormally mild for the period, according to forecasts from Météo France. Locally, the mercury could practically reach 30°C. This new heat wave is impressive because of its lateness in the season. The mercury is still expected to rise above the 30 degree mark in some areas although we are approaching half that point. of the month of October.
South of the Loire, on Saturday, the thermometer will often announce temperatures ranging from 25 degrees to beyond. ÇThis will also be the case in certain parts of Brittany, Normandy, Pays de la Loire, Ile-de-France and western Burgundy. In Occitanie and southern Aquitaine, the threshold of 30 degrees will often be crossed, as well as in certain parts of Provence. Temperatures will rise until mid-morning. Monday where "most regions" Temperatures will exceed 25 degrees according to the meteorological service. Some regions will even reach 32 degrees by Monday: New Aquitaine, Occitanie, PACA, Berry and Loire. This unusual heat wave This time of year will therefore bring temperatures up to 100%. 8 degrees, on average, above seasonal norms.
The month had already begun. open to particularly high temperatures. Météo France recorded more than 35 degrees in the South-West on October 2: an “extremely rare occurrence in October”. À this date to Navarrenx (64), 35.8 degrees were recorded to be the highest temperature ever recorded in France for this month. "The national average temperature indicator reached 21.1°C, and ranks 3 among the hottest days in October", notes the weather service ;orological. The most recent before this year dates from October 2001 with an average of 21 degrees.