With rising temperatures, ACs are running at full speed – some future alternatives are being touted.
More significant drops in the temperature are expected over the weekend with rain forecast for Sunday.
Residents of an immigrant absorption center in Beersheba are living through the heatwave without air conditioning
As more people turn on the air conditioner amid the intense heatwave, more electric power is being used to keep cool.
The Fire and Rescue Services believes that the fire began at about 10 p.m. on Monday near the Palestinian Authority and progressed toward the area currently affected by the fire.
If temperatures remain as forecast, then this would be the first time that such high temperatures were ever reported for six days straight in Israel.
The Israel Meteorological Service (IMS) issued a Heatwave Warning for the entire country on Saturday that lasts a week.
Beaches across the country were also filled to the brim as coronavirus restrictions were slowly lifted, allowing the publc to bathe in the sea.