This Tuesday, January 11, the extreme heat wave announced with temperatures that will be around 40 °. In this framework, the National Metereological Service (SMN) indicated that the forecast today for the Buenos aires city and its surroundings will be characterized by a somewhat cloudy sky with a minimum temperature of 25 degrees and the maximum of 38. Similarly, in areas far from the Greater Buenos Aires, a maximum of 39 ° C is forecast and in Luján it would reach 40 ° C.
The SMN issued a strong orange alert for high temperatures and asked for increased care. The wind will have a predominant direction from the southwest and southeast in the afternoon. In addition, gusts of up to 59 kilometers are expected at night. On Wednesday the thermometer drops a little with a minimum temperature of 21 degrees and a maximum of 32, a respite after the extreme heat of the previous day.
On Thursday the oppressive heat returns, the thermometer indicates a minimum of 24 degrees and a maximum of 39. For now, a completely clear day is expected with a sky of pure sun. Also in some remote areas of the Buenos Aires suburbs it can reach a peak of 40 ° C and the thermal sensation will be even higher. The wind will blow slightly from the north.
Finally, Friday comes the last day of the week and the heat gets stronger. The maximum forecast for the City of Buenos Aires is 40 degrees and the minimum is 24. At the moment, no rains are expected to bring respite from hot days. The wind will help a bit as it will blow in a northwesterly direction with gusts of about 50 kilometers. The day will be completely clear.