Physical sciences

Smoke from blazes led to major air pollution in Athens

The high concentrations of airborne microparticles in the atmosphere of the Greek capital due to the large wildfire that raged across the island of Evia had dropped Wednesday from the levels observed on Tuesday, according to the director of the Institute for Environmental and Sustainable Development Research, Nikos Michalopoulos.

Sunny Weather Today in Bulgaria, Brief Showers in the Evening in the Far Western Areas

It will be sunny today, hot in the afternoon, meteorologist Georgi Tsekov of the National Institute of Meteorology and Hydrology (NIMH) told Focus News Agency. It will get cloudy from the northwest into the evening, with brief showers with thunder expected in western areas, hail is possible.

Perseid meteor shower to peak this week

The most popular shower of shooting stars, the Perseids, will reach its peak on Monday to Tuesday dawn, and will be visible on the Greek sky and the north hemisphere.
Those who will stay awake after midnight will have the opportunity, if the weather conditions allow it, to observe the bright shooting starts dart across the sky.

Sunny and Hot Today with Maximum Temperatures Between 33C and 38C

It will be sunny today, hot around midday and in the afternoon. Light southeast wind. Maximum temperatures between 33C and 38C, Sofia 33C. Atmospheric pressure is close to the average for August, it will fall.
The Black Sea coast will be sunny with a light southeast wind. Maximum air temperatures at 27-30C. Sea water temperature at 25-27C.

Mostly Sunny Today with Maximum Temperatures Between 26C and 31C

It will be mostly sunny today with some increase in cloud cover at times. A light northwest wind will blow, in east Bulgaria, it will be mostly from the north. Maximum temperatures in most areas between 26C and 31C. Atmospheric pressure is slightly higher than the average for August - it will stay almost unchanged during the day.