Sweltering France posts traffic jam record

Sweltering France posts traffic jam record

France saw a record level of traffic jams on Saturday, with cars stuck in gridlock on roasting roads spanning 820 kilometres during the country's heatwave.

Health warnings as Europe swelters under heatwave

Health warnings as Europe swelters under heatwave

32C! How summer will make an unseasonal return to France this weekend

32C! How summer will make an unseasonal return to France this weekend

EXPLAINED: ‘Everyone is at risk’ – What France’s red level heatwave warning means for you
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EXPLAINED: ‘Everyone is at risk’ – What France’s red level heatwave warning means for you

Paris and northern France put on RED alert as temperatures soar towards 40C

Paris and northern France put on RED alert as temperatures soar towards 40C

Paris region bans cars and cuts Metro ticket prices over pollution spike

Paris region bans cars and cuts Metro ticket prices over pollution spike

HEATWAVE LATEST: Alerts extended across France with Paris set for record high temperature

HEATWAVE LATEST: Alerts extended across France with Paris set for record high temperature

French wine production harmed by record heatwave

French wine production harmed by record heatwave

Hottest ever temperature recorded in France revised up to… 46C

Hottest ever temperature recorded in France revised up to… 46C

France braces for new heatwave with mercury set to reach 40C (again)

France braces for new heatwave with mercury set to reach 40C (again)

France, Spain to get reprieve from heatwave but Germany swelters on

France, Spain to get reprieve from heatwave but Germany swelters on

France set to sizzle again as deadly heatwave continues

France set to sizzle again as deadly heatwave continues

IN PICTURES: How the French are staying cool as mercury rises

IN PICTURES: How the French are staying cool as mercury rises

Heatwave: 4,000 school closures in France as temperatures head for record 45C

Heatwave: 4,000 school closures in France as temperatures head for record 45C

Heatwave alert level in south of France raised to RED for the first time

Heatwave alert level in south of France raised to RED for the first time

MAP: Which parts of France have the most heatwave warnings?

MAP: Which parts of France have the most heatwave warnings?

Revealed: The hottest Metro line in Paris

Revealed: The hottest Metro line in Paris

Heatwave LATEST: Schools close and trains disrupted as France bakes in 40C

Heatwave LATEST: Schools close and trains disrupted as France bakes in 40C

2018 was the hottest year for a century in France

2018 was the hottest year for a century in France

How France’s vineyards are benefiting from the heatwave

How France’s vineyards are benefiting from the heatwave

Worst of heatwave yet to come as France braces for ‘terrible’ Tuesday

Worst of heatwave yet to come as France braces for ‘terrible’ Tuesday

Heatwave warnings extended as southeastern France continues to sizzle

Heatwave warnings extended as southeastern France continues to sizzle

France endures hottest June night ever but country finally looks set to cool

France endures hottest June night ever but country finally looks set to cool

France’s heatwave reaches peak as pollution spike hits Paris

France’s heatwave reaches peak as pollution spike hits Paris

Paris: Authorities trigger emergency heatwave plan as capital continues to sizzle

Paris: Authorities trigger emergency heatwave plan as capital continues to sizzle

Heatwave update: France extends alerts to 66 departments

Heatwave update: France extends alerts to 66 departments

Swathes of France to be hit by storms OR sweltering sun

Swathes of France to be hit by storms OR sweltering sun

France: Month of June set to be one of hottest ever as temperatures expected to soar

France: Month of June set to be one of hottest ever as temperatures expected to soar

France feels the heat under ‘hottest Ascension weekend since 1900’… and there’s more to come

France feels the heat under ‘hottest Ascension weekend since 1900’… and there’s more to come

Heatwave drags on as France faces red-hot weekend

Heatwave drags on as France faces red-hot weekend

Heatwave warnings extended as sun scorches France

Heatwave warnings extended as sun scorches France

More heatwave warnings as France keeps sizzling

More heatwave warnings as France keeps sizzling

France boils in second hottest summer ever

France boils in second hottest summer ever

Mercury to top 40C (again) in central France

Mercury to top 40C (again) in central France

Recent heatwave killed 700 people in France

Recent heatwave killed 700 people in France

Mercury rises as mini-heatwave hits France

Mercury rises as mini-heatwave hits France

Heatwave not finished with France just yet

Heatwave not finished with France just yet

Paris opens parks 24h a day so locals can cool off

Paris opens parks 24h a day so locals can cool off

Heatwave to hit start of French holiday season

Heatwave to hit start of French holiday season

How to make the most of Paris in the summer heat

How to make the most of Paris in the summer heat

Half of France now on alert as mercury hits 40C

Half of France now on alert as mercury hits 40C

Heatwave alert extended as France sizzles in sun

Heatwave alert extended as France sizzles in sun

How to keep cool during France’s heatwave (especially at work)

How to keep cool during France’s heatwave (especially at work)

Swathes of France on alert over heatwave

Swathes of France on alert over heatwave

French officials warn of summer ‘heatwave’

French officials warn of summer ‘heatwave’

VIDEO: Extreme weather wreaks havoc in France

VIDEO: Extreme weather wreaks havoc in France

Warnings issued as heatwave hits France

Warnings issued as heatwave hits France

Heatwave breaks as France starts to cool off

Heatwave breaks as France starts to cool off

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Firefighters struggle to control forest fire

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France braces for 40-degree heatwave

Short-lived heatwave interrupted by storms

Short-lived heatwave interrupted by storms