Hot Saturday in Rio Marked by Crowded Beaches and Bars

On Friday October 2nd, Rio set a yearly record with thermometers marking 41.4°C, at the Marambaia station.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The sun shone brightly on Saturday, October 3rd, in Rio de Janeiro, once again leading to the disregard of safety measures to hopefully contain the spread of Coronavirus.

On the South Zone and Barra da Tijuca beaches, bathers crowded on the sands, despite the public decree banning the permanence of people on the site.

Crowds were also recorded in bars and restaurants in Tijuca and Méier, in the North Zone, and Taquara, in the West Zone.

Cold Front

The inbound cold front will leave the temperature a little lower in Rio on Saturday . . .

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