July 2016 goes on record as the hottest July ever experienced in Bahrain since 1902.
The mean temperature of the month was 36.0°C. This is 2.1°C above the long-term normal. This is same as July 2012.
The mean maximum temperature of the month was 39.8°C. This goes on record as the eight highest mean maximum temperatures for July since 1946.The highest temperature recorded in the month was 43.4°C set on the 20th July at Bahrain International Airport. During the month Bahrain had 14 days with maximum temperature which exceeded 40°C.