The National Weather Service forecasts that heat wave will hit Southern California this month.
Global temperature is continually rising due to global warming, increased carbon dioxide level and partly the powerful El Nino.
The heat wave in India killed more than 160 people in few weeks.
Cool roofs in China may keep things at a reasonable temperature during heat waves. Scientists have found that during a heat wave, the use of white roofs has significantly more of an impact than during regular heat.
Europe may be in for more heat waves as climate change continues. Scientists have found that regional climate projections suggest enhanced probability of heatwaves anywhere in Europe.
It turns out that heat waves just may hit heat islands the hardest. Scientists have found that as the planet warms with climate changes, cities will be hit especially hard by the heat.