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Tuesday 21 March 2023 Dublin: 9°C

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# arctic heatwave
Record temperatures of 38 degrees measured in Arctic during 2020 heatwave
The World Meteorological Organisation said the temperatures were more befitting for the Mediterranean than the Arctic
# Record weather
Europe braces for 'extreme' heatwave with temperatures set to reach over 40 degrees
The extreme heatwave is not expected to reach Ireland.