Ytraveller wrote:Some heatwave... 37 in LAS right now with a high of 43 later this week.
Cipango wrote:For this reason, I understand why people in the UK find 30c difficult to cope with.
Cipango wrote:Though comparing London to Las Vegas or Saudi may make London look pathetic, it is important to realise that Las Vegas and Riyadh have Air Conditioning everywhere as a result of their consistent high temps. However, in the UK AC is not common as it is hardly ever needed. Outside of commercial premises, AC is nearly non-existent and 99% of homes don't have it.
For this reason, I understand why people in the UK find 30c difficult to cope with.
UAEflyer wrote:53 in RUH, KWI, and several domestic airports in the gulf region
readytotaxi wrote:Hottest day of the year for us Brits, Heathrow reached a whooping 32.9C this afternoon. All that concrete hugging the heat.
Hope airlines are looking after their ramp workers and the like.
jfklganyc wrote:90F! Haha
And the 3 inches of snow that shuts down ops.
And it never happens, but happens every year.
You're a world city London...get some AC and buy a snow shovel
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