Don’t pack away the sunglasses just yet. The Observatory says that Hong Kong may enjoy temperatures of up to 26 degrees Celsius towards the middle of next week.

Photo: HKO.

“An easterly airstream will affect the coast of Guangdong in the early and middle parts of this week. Temperatures will rise gradually and it will be brighter during the day over the region,” the Observatory said. “The northeast monsoon is expected to reach southern China in the latter part of this week, the weather will become cool again.”

Photo: HKO.

The city has seen cold fronts sweep in over recent weeks with lows of 16 degrees Celsius.

Sunday is expected to remain cloudy and cool, with highs of 20 degrees Celsius.

Tom is the editor-in-chief and founder of Hong Kong Free Press. He has a BA in Communications and New Media from Leeds University and an MA in Journalism from the University of Hong Kong. He has contributed to the BBC, Euronews, Al-Jazeera and others.