KUWAIT: Jahra recorded a temperature of 53 C degrees, the highest in Kuwait in the past 48 hours, meteorologist Abdulaziz Al-Qarawi said Tuesday. The temperature is expected to exceed 50 degrees across the country on Thursday before dropping slightly to around 46-48 degrees, he added. Eleven locations in Kuwait where among the top fifteen cities to record the highest temperatures in the world on Monday, according to eldoradoweather.com. Kuwait took the top nine spots in the website's chart for the world's hottest locations in 24 hours.