With summer, some people tend to experience skin irritation or acne. As hot weather induces sweating, bacterial growth may also result in bad odour and rashes.
Since the 1950s, the peninsula, along with the rest of the western part of Antarctica, has been one of the fastest-warming regions on Earth.
The department said that two western disturbances are prevailing the weather condition which may bring rain and thunderstorms to the western Himalayas.
Labour Commissioner S Chitra issued the order to avoid incidences of sunstroke among those workers who are exposed to the hot sun.
The year 2020 witnessed global temperatures that rivalled 2016 has the hottest year according to the international data collected.
By combining a green pandemic recovery with swift moves to include new net-zero commitments governments could still attain the more ambitious 1.5 degrees goal, report says.
The frequencies of occurrence of warm days and warm nights are projected to increase by 55 per cent and 70 per cent.
Kerala has been experiencing a heatwave these past weeks with scant cloud cover and the absence of rain pushing the mercury-levels above normal.
The reason for the exceptionally high temperature is the easterly and southeasterly inland winds which are blowing until late afternoon.
Of the 15 hottest places in the world in the past 24 hours, eight were in India with the others in neighbouring Pakistan, according to weather monitoring website El Dorado.