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  • Summertime is here! And with it comes longer, hotter days and fun, wet ways to cool off. Enjoy these scenes of the summer gathered by ABC News photo editors. <br><br>Umbrellas take over Santa Monica Beach as people head to the shoreline to beat the heat, Sept. 5, 2021, in Santa Monica, Calif.
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  • Children play in the spray from a fire hydrant during the Wacky Water summer event in Reading, Pa., June 23, 2021.
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  • People walk along the water near empty beach chairs at Coney Island over Labor Day Weekend, Sept. 4, 2021, in Brooklyn, N.Y.
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  • A man swims in the Shala River near the village of Fushazi in Northern Albania, Aug. 6, 2021. Large numbers of tourists are headed toward mountainous northern Albania, seeking to escape the heat wave that's hit most of the central and coastal areas.
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  • A woman pets her dog while standing on a bridge as people steer paddleboards along a channel during a  festival in St.Petersburg, Russia, July 31, 2021. Thousands of costumed participants will get together to go 9 kilometers along central rivers and canals passing by major tourist sites and competing in categories such as best design and most original costume.
  • Mostly ultra-Orthodox Jewish youths and children enjoy a water fountain during the summer holiday in the heart of Jerusalem on July 28, 2021.
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  • A woman cools down by the fountains of Trafalgar Square in London, July 21, 2021.
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  • A child eats a waffle cone during the 2021 Big Ice Cream Festival in Gorky Park, Kazan, Russia, July 18, 2021.
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  • People enjoy the beach in Deir al-Balah in the center of Gaza Strip, July 9, 2021.
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  • A girl wearing traditional Ukrainian clothes dances under an heavy rain during the celebrations of the Kupala night in Pyrohiv, near Kiev, July 6, 2021.
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  • Cousins swing together during the Light up the Lake Independence Day Celebration at the Mandeville Lakefront in Mandeville, La., July 4, 2021.
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  • Aubrey Lovelace, 12, heads down one of two new slides at the Southside Family Aquatics Facility, in Spokane, Wash., June 28, 2021.
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  • A girl plays on a float as children swim off the Key Sombrero of Morrocoy National Park, Falcon state, Venezuela, June 26, 2021.
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  • Young boys jump into a canal to cool off during a hot summer day on the outskirts of Amritsar, India, June 27, 2021.
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  • Boats crowd the sea in front of the Faraglioni on a hot summer day off the coast of Capri, Italy, June 27, 2021.
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  • A women and her dog are seen on a paddleboard in Seward Park during a heat wave in Seattle, June 26, 2021.
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  • Boys run through a public fountain during a warm summer day in Moscow, June 26, 2021.
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  • Virginia Beach resident Merrick, 4, cools off in the Yards Park splash pad, June 20, 2021, in Washington, D.C.
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  • Purple Sensation Allium flowers are illuminated by the sunset in Dublin, June 3, 2021.
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  • A young girl plays at a city sprinkler pad, June 9, 2021, in Wilkes-Barre, Pa.
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  • People fill the beach as crowds gather on Memorial Day in Santa Monica, Calif., May 31, 2021.
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  • Students take a trip with the Harpers Ferry Adventure Center to go river tubing along the Shenandoah River in Millville, W.V., May 27, 2021.
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  • A man jumps into a pool to cool off as a heatwave continues in Sana'a, Yemen, May 26, 2021.
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