On the 18th, Respect for the Aged Day, the last day of the three-day holiday, the harsh lingering heat continued in central Tokyo, with a maximum temperature of 33.3 degrees Celsius. This marks a new record for the most number of midsummer days with temperatures above 30 degrees Celsius, totaling 86 days.
People walking around Ginza, Tokyo while shielding themselves from the sun in the late summer heat = 18th
The highest temperatures in various parts of the Kanto region were 35.8 degrees Celsius in Hatoyama Town, Saitama Prefecture, 35.5 degrees Celsius in Kiryu City, Gunma Prefecture, 35.4 degrees Celsius in Tatebayashi City, Saitama Prefecture, and 35.2 degrees Celsius in Kumagaya City, Saitama Prefecture and Sano City, Tochigi Prefecture. Recorded the day.
According to the Japan Meteorological Agency, a front will extend from the continent from the 21st to the 22nd and move southward near Honshu, leading to cloudy weather and rain, with high temperatures expected to drop below 30 degrees Celsius on some days. (Kazunari Chiba)