Fact-checked by: Convoca.pe

2020/03/19 | Peru

FALSE: An audio message shared by Whatsapp users affirms that COVID-19 dies at 27° Celsius.

Explanation: It is still unknown whether weather and temperature will affect the spread of COVID-19. According to the United States Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), it is currently unknown whether the spread of COVID-19 is reduced in hot seasons.

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This false claim originated from: Anonymous audio in WhatsApp

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