Hanoi deserted as temperature soars to 64 degrees

Many streets in Hanoi have been left deserted during noon due to the blazing hot temperatures.

The severe heatwave which is ravaging the northern and central regions over the last few days seemed to peak today, July 4 with temperatures reaching 63.9 degrees on Nguyen Hoang Ton Street in Bac Tu Liem District.

Temperatures reach 63.9 degrees on Nguyen Hoang Ton Street in Bac Tu Liem District at 12pm on July 4

Streets saw few vehicles passing quickly to avoid the heat.

Quiet Bach Mai Street at noon


Pham Van Dong Street


Nguyen Khanh Toan Street also saw few vehicles


De La Thanh Street


No vehicle on Thang Long Bridge


Yen Phu Street

According to the National Centre for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting, the heatwave will last until July 6 when showers and thunderstorms are forecasted in the north
Source: Dtinews