How Terrible is the Scorching Weather in China

How terrible is the scorching weather in China? There are 43 cities and counties over 40℃ (104℉). Much of the Yangtze Region is currently battling the scorching weather: ChongqingWuhanNanjing, etc. “One of my African classmates got sunstroke here”, says a university student in Chengdu, Sichuan Province.Thousands of tourists flooded to the Dead Sea of China in Sichuan, making a shocking scene like this:

Trypophobia warning!

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It seems that the hideous conditions stir people’s creativity: Without AC in dorms, the university students made a water bed in use of empty bottles.

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Besides the traditional “stove cities”, there are new members of the league, among which Shanghai has stood out. The high temperature together with the high humidity make Shanghai a huge steamer.10 persons have died from sunstroke. The maximum temperature of Shanghai has broken the record of 40℃. Thanks to the extreme weather, some jokes come true: someone put a piece of streaky pork on the ground, and it was grilled ready in ten minutes.

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 Things are going worse: according to the weather forecast, these regions are welcoming a new round of heat wave in August and the temperature will stay around 39℃.

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