China to see rain from Thursday, lower temperatures: National Meteorological Center

Temperatures will drop by 4 to 6 degrees Celsius in the eastern part of northwest China and regions to the north of Huaihe River.

By: PTI | Beijing | Published:October 6, 2016 11:41 am
China temperature, China Weather, China cold, China weather forecast, China National observatory, National Meteorological Center, Mongolia, Weather forecast, World weather forecast, World News The National Meteorological Center added that rain will hit a vast part of north China in the next few days, including some areas of Inner Mongolia, Gansu, Shaanxi, Shanxi and Beijing. (Source: AP)

A cold front sweeping north China will bring lower temperatures and rain from Thursday till Saturday, China’s national observatory said.

Temperatures will drop by 4 to 6 degrees Celsius in the eastern part of northwest China and regions to the north of Huaihe River, accompanied by strong wind, according to the National Meteorological Center (NMC).

Some of those areas will see temperatures down by 8 degrees Celsius or more, the center said.

The NMC added that rain will hit a vast part of north China in the next few days, including some areas of Inner Mongolia, Gansu, Shaanxi, Shanxi and Beijing, advising drivers to be cautious on the road as many people will be on their returning trips at the end of the week-long National Day holiday, state-run Xinhua news agency reported.