PAGASA reports the maximum weather temperature during daytime these days averages 34 degrees Celsius in Metro Manila.
PAGASA weather forecaster Bennison Estareja says, the temperature yesterday (Wednesday) reached 34.7 degrees Celsius.
This hot weather was felt in the National Capital Region at 4 pm.
The heat index was at 38 degrees Celsius.
Heat index indicates what the temperature feels like to the human body when the relative humidity is combined with the air temperature.
Estereja says, the easterlies will continue to bring hot weather in the coming days.
Easterlies are the warm air coming from the Pacific Ocean.
PAGASA says, weather will be hottest in May when the daily temperature rises up to 36 degrees Celsius.