Heat wave to persist for next three days: Met Office


Heat wave would continue to persist for next three days across the country and the weather would remain hot and dry in most parts.

According to the Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD), continental air was prevailing over most parts of the country. Seasonal low lies over northeast Balochistan.

The weather would remain hot and dry in Punjab, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Sindh, Balochistan, Gilgit Baltistan and Kashmir during the next three days.

Day temperatures in plain areas of the country would increase during the next few days and there were no chances of rain.

Maximum temperatures recorded during the last 24 hours were: Islamabad 37C, Lahore 39C, Karachi 36C, Peshawar 38C, Quetta 36C, Skardu 27C, Murree 25C, Muzzafarabad 36C, Gilgit Baltistan 35C, Faisalabad 39C, Multan  41C and Hyderabad 41C.