These Pictures Show How Hot This Summer Has Been Around The World

As scorching heat waves bare down on much of the US and Europe, people are finding fun and inventive ways to cool off.

New York City

Chongqing, China

Oslo

Tokyo

Washington, DC

Chongqing, China

The Hague, Netherlands

Helsinki, Finland

Gaza City, Gaza Strip

Chicago

Saint-Malo, France

De Haan, Belgium

Paris

Hamburg, Germany

Rome

St. Petersburg

Durrës, Albania

Copenhagen

Prague

Beirut, Lebanon

Istanbul

Kiev

Dalian, China

Bhaktapur, Nepal

Vienna

Vatican City

Madrid

Sheffield, England

Dhaka, Bangladesh