Visitors take shelter from the heat under “Umbrella Sky Project” installation by a Portuguese artist in Aix-en-Provence, France. Photo: AFP Visitors take shelter from the heat under “Umbrella Sky Project” installation by a Portuguese artist in Aix-en-Provence, France. Photo: AFP
Visitors take shelter from the heat under “Umbrella Sky Project” installation by a Portuguese artist in Aix-en-Provence, France. Photo: AFP

France hits record temperature of 45C as Europe wilts in heatwave

  • The record was set in the village of Villevieille, which registered a high of 45.1 degrees Celsius
  • In Spain, a 93-year-old man collapsed and died due to the heat

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Visitors take shelter from the heat under “Umbrella Sky Project” installation by a Portuguese artist in Aix-en-Provence, France. Photo: AFP Visitors take shelter from the heat under “Umbrella Sky Project” installation by a Portuguese artist in Aix-en-Provence, France. Photo: AFP
Visitors take shelter from the heat under “Umbrella Sky Project” installation by a Portuguese artist in Aix-en-Provence, France. Photo: AFP
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