Hungary witnessed a record temperature of 28.2 degrees Celsius on Wednesday, the meteorological office said.
The daytime high was recorded in Dombegyháza, in Békés county in the south-east.
The previous record of 27.3 degrees was measured on this day in 2013, in Baja, in southern Hungary.
Featured photo illustration: warm autumn in Nagykanizsa. Photo by György Varga/MTI