The first tropical night of the year was observed on the 2nd, Sunday.
According to the Gwangju Regional Meteorological Administration on the 5th, daily lows in Gwangju and 13 districts of Jeonnam fell above 25 degrees Celsius, recording the 1st tropical night of the year.
The first tropical night for 2016 was on July 3rd.
The weather agency said another tropical night is expected on the 6th with the daily low in the city reaching above 25.
A tropical night means that the temperature does not drop to below 25 degrees Celsius and stays that way till the next morning.
Source: Gwangju Metropolitan City.