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In the next few days, Russia is expected to heat and raising the temperature to 40-42 degrees in regions such as Volgograd and Astrakhan region. This was reported on the website of Roshydromet on Monday, June 8.
So, the hottest weather is expected in the South of Russia. 6-9 degrees above the climatic norm also projected in the Rostov region, Krasnodar and Stavropol Krai — it is possible to increase the temperature to 39 degrees. In the republics of the North Caucasus daytime temperatures will be 29 to 36 degrees, in the Urals Federal district, 29-34.
In Central Russia, the maximum daytime temperature can reach 31 degrees in the South perhaps warming to 35 degrees. Abnormal heat is also expected in some regions of the northwestern Federal district, among them — the Arkhangelsk (27-31 degrees), Vologda (26-31 degrees), Leningrad (24-20 degrees), as well as the Novgorod and Pskov region (26-32 degrees).
Residents of the Kirov region and the Perm region warned of 31 and 33 degrees Celsius respectively, at 6-9 degrees above normal.
Previously head of the Department of Microbiology, Virology and immunology, First Moscow state medical University named after I. M. Sechenov, academician Vitaly Zverev said that the hot summer weather is unlikely to reduce the activity of the coronavirus, and the detrimental effects of ultraviolet radiation have been overestimated, because it applies only to the street surface. He noted that to prevent infection it is necessary first to observe social distancing, because the infection is transmitted mainly by airborne droplets from person to person.
Video, photo All from Russia.