Last update: 14:54 | 05/07/2018
Many streets in Hanoi have been left deserted during noon due to the blazing hot temperatures.
According to the National Centre for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting, the heatwave will last until July 6 when showers and thunderstorms are forecasted in the north.
The severe heatwave which is ravaging the northern and central regions over the last few days seemed to peak today, July 4 with temperatures reaching 63.9 degrees on Nguyen Hoang Ton Street in Bac Tu Liem District.
Temperatures reach 63.9 degrees on Nguyen Hoang Ton Street in Bac Tu Liem District at 12pm on July 4
Streets saw few vehicles passing quickly to avoid the heat.
Quiet Bach Mai Street at noon
Pham Van Dong Street
Nguyen Khanh Toan Street also saw few vehicles
De La Thanh Street
No vehicle on Thang Long Bridge
Yen Phu Street