The Netherlands and Belgium experienced their hottest day on record on Wednesday, with the mercury soaring to 38.8 degrees Celsius as Europe sweltered in a heat wave.
Young men dive into the Canal du Midi at the Port du Segala in Labastide d'Anjou on July 23, 2019 as a new heatwave blasted into northern Europe that could set records in several countries. (AFP)
Women cool off at the Trocadero Fountains next to the Eiffel Tower in Paris as a new heatwave hits Europe. (AFP)