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July 2018 was a record-breaking month for Luxembourg whose weather experts recorded the highest number of hours of sunshine in history.
It narrowly beat July 2006, when 345.5 hours of sunshine were recorded at the Findel airport weather station. With an average temperature of 22.1C°, last month ranked as the second-hottest in history, meteorological office Meteolux reported on Wednesday. “The month of July 2006 retains the top spot with a monthly average of 23.5°C,” Meteolux reported, adding that July 2018 did not beat any daily temperature records.
The hottest July day ever in Luxembourg’s history was on 4 July 2015 when the weather station recorded a sweltering 36.1°C. The hottest day last month was 26 July 2018, with a maximum temperature of 34.7°C. With all that sun, Luxembourg received little rainfall making July 2018 the fifth-driest July since records began with 14.3 l/m2 recorded.
The sun and heat is expected to continue in Luxembourg over coming days, with the mercury tipped to reach 34°C on Friday and Saturday.