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Cooling Centers in D.C., Maryland and Virgina

With temperatures expected to reach or exceed 100 degrees Tuesday, cooling centers around the DMV are opening to help keep residents and the homeless cool.


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Prince George’s County Cooling Centers

To help residents deal with the heat, the Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission is opening cooling centers across the county. The centers will be open from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. through the week.


A record heat wave has been in the area for more than a week. Weather forecast predicted the hot weather will last through Sunday with possible daily triple-digit temperature. (Credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Full List Of Northern Virginia Cooling Centers And Pet-Friendly Area-Wide Cooling Centers

A combination of record-high temperatures and temperatures continuing to climb through the weekend has local cooling centers working overtime. Whether you are still without power or desperately just in need of a place to cool off, there is likely a cooling center for you nearby.


Virginia Cooling Centers

Alexandria City: Chinquapin Alexandria City: Charles Houston Alexandria City: Cora Kelly Alexandria City: Sam Tucker Arlington County: Central Library – 11am-9pm Fairfax City: Sherwood Center – 10 am – 4 pm Fairfax County: Lee District RECenter, 6601 Telegraph Road, Franconia Fairfax County: Mount […]


DC Cooling Centers

•  A number of Recreation Centers are open on Wednesday, July 4, 2012: Operating from 10:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.: o Ward 2: Jelleff Recreation Center — 3265 S Street, NW o Ward 3: Palisades […]


Maryland Cooling Centers

Annapolis City

 Website: Phone: (410) 216-9167 Anne Arundel County

 Cooling Centers: Phone: (410) 222-0604 Baltimore City 

Cooling Centers: 
Phone: (410) 396-6188 Calvert County

 Website: Phone: (410) 535-1600 Charles County

 Website: Phone: (301) 609-3465 Frederick County […]