The intense heat was recorded at 15:00 at the observation station in Bauska - air temperature was 33.7 degrees.

The previous temperature record recorded August 1, 2015 in Daugavpils, when the air temperature was 33 degrees.

In Saturday temperature records were established in many parts of Latvia, including in the capital. At the station of observation at the international airport "Riga", the temperature climbed to 32 degrees.