Particularly, the provinces of Lao Cai, Hoa Binh, Hanoi, Bac Giang, Bac Ninh, Ha Giang, Thanh Hoa, Quang Tri, Quang Tri, Thua Thien- Hue and several parts of Hanoi are suffering from scorching temperature of 38 degrees Celisus.
The peak of heat wave will fall between 11 a.m. and 4 p.m. from June 19 to June 21.
Vietnam Electricity (EVN) warned that electricity consumption shall surge sharply as its customers mostly use the air conditioner during the hot days.
At the beginning of June, record power consumption reached 41.558MW and electricity output exceeded 880 million kWh.
By Van Phuc- Translated by Huyen Huong