A weekend ideal for those on vacation or they can make a getaway to spend it outdoors, but without respite in the case of those who cannot go out for a walk. According to the forecast of the National Meteorological Service, high temperatures are anticipated both this Saturday and Sunday throughout the country, with maximums that in some regions will reach 40 degrees.
The most intense will occur in a large part of Cuyo, La Pampa, the southwest of the Province of Buenos Aires and northern Patagonia, with highs between 36 and 40 degrees; and minimums that will not drop below 20 and, in some cases, will be 25. There, there is an alert for the heat wave, with the usual recommendations not to expose yourself to the sun between 12 and 16, wear light-colored light clothing and drink plenty of water.
In the City of Buenos Aires and the Buenos Aires suburbs, where at ten in the morning the thermal sensation it was already 27.5 degrees, Saturday started with a clear sky and winds from the north sector that will rotate towards the east. During the afternoon some clouds will emerge and the temperature will reach a maximum of 34 degrees, always according to the forecast of the SMN.
The SMN reiterated the recommendation not to be exposed to the sun’s rays between 12 noon and 4 p.m. (Photo Lucía Merle)
For Sunday, the agency foresees a slightly warmer day still, with somewhat cloudy to partially cloudy skies, winds from the north sector rotating to the east and gusts of up to 50 kilometers per hour, The minimum will be located near 25 degrees and the maximum will rise to 35.
The extended forecast anticipates that the heat will not subside on the first business day of the week. On Monday the sky will be partially cloudy, with winds again from the north, which will take the thermometers to a maximum of 35 degrees and a minimum that will remain at 25.
The string of days without rain in the metropolitan area of Buenos Aires will last until Tuesday, when there could be some showers. However, the impact on temperatures, as anticipated, will not be decisive: the maximum will still be at 34 degrees. Only on Thursday, after a Wednesday with some showers, the heat will subside a bit: for that day 22 minimum and 28 maximum are expected.
On the coast
On the Atlantic Coast, this weekend the good weather will invite you to the beach, with temperatures somewhat lower than in the Metropolitan Area of Buenos Aires but above normal.
Two days of beach are expected on the Coast: this time, at night it will not be too cool. (Photo: Marcelo Carroll)
In Mar del Plata, this time, it will not cool so much at night: the minimums will remain around 20 degrees, while during the day this Saturday will reach 32, on Sunday it will drop to 31 and will rise again on Monday, with 33.
On the beaches the rain will arrive a day earlier than in the AMBA. Showers are expected for Tuesday and the heat will finally subside: 18 ° minimum and 28 ° maximum are forecast. The unstable weather will continue until Thursday, when it will be possible to return to the beach with more moderate temperatures, from between 19 and 24 degrees.