Another cold front has come down from north China and is likely to send the mercury below 10 degrees Celsius early next week, Hangzhou forecasters said.
The cold front reached the Yangtze Delta region yesterday and caused the maximum temperature to drop from 20 degrees to 16.9 degrees in the city today. It also brought 5.1 millimeters of rain across Zhejiang Province as of 4pm.
The rain will continue until Sunday, the weather report said.
Hangzhou will feel chilly this weekend with a high of 15 degrees and a low of 10 degrees or less.
The temperature will slowly climb next Tuesday, but sweaters are recommended this weekend to stay from cold.
Source: Hangzhou International Center