The summer’s heatwave is set to continue as Preston will reach 26C at the end of this week.
Temperature could soar to 34C on Wednesday, officially becoming the Hottest Day of the Year so far. The hottest July day on record is 36.7C which was reached on 1st July 2015.
Alex Burkill, Met Office Forcaster, said; “It does look likely it will be at least 33c at some point this week, most likely on Wednesday or Thursday. That would make it the hottest day we have had so far”.