According news.gismeteo.ru, the first day of summer, the Middle East was the hottest region of the planet. The highest temperature recorded in Kuwait — 51,2 °. This heat was a record, even for the Arabian Peninsula. As the head of the emirate Weather Service Musa Ramadan, 1 degree broken record of 50 years ago. Usually, this heat is set in late July — early August, but then the temperature is never so high. Situation of the population is somewhat simplified humidity, which dropped to 5%. But the next day, as is often the case in any region after heat blew a hurricane. A strong wind picked up in the atmosphere clouds of sand. On the vast territory, including Kuwait, Iraq, part of Iran and Saudi Arabia, June 2, there was a strong sandstorm. According to the monitoring network, the visibility deteriorated to 200 m A day later, the sand continues to fly.