Hungary witnessed a record temperature of 28.2 degrees Celsius on Wednesday, the meteorological office said.
The daytime high was recorded in Dombegyháza, in Békés county in the south-east.
The previous record of 27.3 degrees was measured on this day in 2013, in Baja, in southern Hungary.
Weather forecast for Thursday
Clear and sunny, gentle southerly, southwesterly winds.
Lows: 6, 14 C.
Highs: 23, 28 C.