The highest temperature in the city's history of 46ºC might even be reached; high risk warning applies until Thursday, October 8th.
By Oliver Mason -October 7, 2020
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The temperature in Ribeirão Preto, a city 300 kilometers north of the São Paulo capital, may exceed 45ºC (113ºF) and the city's population is at risk of death. The information is from the National Institute of Meteorology (INMET), which on Monday evening, October 5th, issued a high risk warning for the region. The warning applies until Thursday.