"The temperature on Monday, May 17, in the Central Federal District (CFD) will reach + 32 ° C, then a cold snap will begin, which will lead to a drop in temperatures to the climatic norm," the agency quoted Vilfand as saying.

He clarified that at the beginning of the week the temperature in the Central Federal District will exceed the norm by 8 degrees.

The scientific director of the Roshydrometeorological Center said that in the Vladimir and Kostroma regions it will be "even hotter than in Moscow."

"If on Sunday, May 16, in Moscow the temperature background is + 20-25 ° C, then on Monday, May 17, it will already be + 28-30 ° C, and in the Kostroma region it will be even higher by 1-2 degrees," - said the forecaster.

He noticed that on Tuesday, May 18, it will become cloudy, on Wednesday, May 19, the night is expected to be very warm, but more cloudy and rainy, on Thursday, May 20, it will rain.

Earlier, the Hydrometeorological Center announced the dates of the onset of the bathing season in the resorts of Russia.