Moscow is melting!

Victory Park, Moscow, 25 July 10

Heat records have been dropping like flies in the Russian capital of Moscow over the past few days as temperatures soar into the mid and upper 30’s C.

A new record high of 37.4 C was set in Moscow yesterday¬†– making it the hottest temperature ever measured in the city’s recorded history.

Temperatures in Moscow this time of year typically¬†reach 22 C, which was actually the city’s low this morning.