It wasn’t until today that weather stations across the land were able to provide full data about Friday’s climatic conditions. While, Hechtel-Eksel was the warmest place in the country as whole, Bassevelde was the warmest place in East Flanders with a temperature of 38.4°C.
The hottest place in West Flanders was Wevelgem where temperatures reached 37.5°C. Westmalle, best known for its Trappist beer, was the warmest place in Antwerp Province with a top temperature of 37.8°C. In the hottest place in Flemish Brabant, Kappelle-op-de-Bos temperatures reached 38.5°C. In all but Westmalle, Friday’s top temperatures were provincial records.