How to Protect Yourself from the Heat While Camping

Camping is a good idea for your family during summer. This will surely bring your family and friends together and provide you time to relax and recharge. Heat, however, may pose a problem. During summer, temperatures may go as high as 40 degrees at noon. Heat waves in Australia are now considered as the deadliest threat to anyone who is not ready.

So how do you keep yourself cool during the hot summer days while you are camping? Here are a few tips:

1. Position your tent wisely

Near the water. If you pitch your tent near the water, you can take advantage of the cool breeze at night, as the cold air pushes the warm air towards land. The downside is that you have to expect more insects and mosquitoes near bodies of water. The river may also rise after a heavy rain and flood your tent.

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