Sunny week ahead for Kamloops

Pioneer Park offers lots of shade and a beach to cool down in for both humans and dogs.

KAMLOOPS - It was a hot, sunny and stormy weekend across the region and this week is expected to be a bit closer to normal Kamloops summer weather.

The mercury hit just below 32 C on Saturday for Slide the City and then 37.2 Celsius Sunday as storms rolled through the region.

Environment Canada is calling for a high of 31 C today, July 20, and then only a high of 26 C on Tuesday. Wednesday will remain just below seasonal normals of 29 C as well but Thursday and Friday are expected to hit 30 C. There will be a mix of sun and cloud throughout the week.

In the Okanagan, temperatures are expected to reach as high as 33 C today before dropping down to the high 20s for the rest of the week.

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