High UV radiation –

In the Berlin-Brandenburg region, official thermal warnings by the German Meteorological Authority (DWD) are in effect until Sunday night, given that midsummer temperatures far exceed 30 degrees Celsius.

Unusually high UV

In addition, experts in many places have refocused on the need for unusually high UV radiation and appropriate protective measures. According to forecasts, temperatures north of Brandenburg can reach up to 32 degrees Celsius, while temperatures south of Brandenburg and Berlin can reach 34 to 38 degrees Celsius. Later in the day, there can be heavy thunderstorms and heavy rains locally. It gets quite cold at night.

Very full public pool on saturday

On Saturday, DWD had already warned of serious heat stress in the area. In Berlin, for example, hot summer weather has attracted thousands of people to public pools. Some of them were very crowded and often had very long lines. Two fatal swimming accidents also occurred on a lake in Berlin on Saturday.

Author: dpa /

Date of issue: June 19, 2022

Last updated: June 19, 2022 High UV radiation –

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