Temperature in Cambodia would drop to 16 degree Celsius from Dec. 5 to 9, according to the ministry's notification.
Ministry of Water Resources and Meteorology shared the statement recently, highlighting that the coldest areas include Oddar Meanchey, Preah Vihear, Pailin, Stung Treng, Rattanakiri and Mondulkiri provinces.
For Phnom Penh capital and the provinces of Kandal, Kampong Speu, Kampong Chhnang, Kampong Cham, Thbong Khmum, Prey Veng, and Svay Rieng, it added, the temperature would fall to 21-23 degree Celsius.
Other provinces such as Pursat, Battambang, Banteay Meanchey, Siem Reap, Kampong Thom, Kratie and Koh Kong would experience the cold weather of between 18 and 20 degrees Celsius, it pointed out.
The ministry also called on especially those living along Dangrek Mountains to pay extra attention to the low temperature.
Source: Agency Kampuchea Press