80°
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
7 Day Forecast
Follow our weather team on social media

Phoenix hits 118 degrees, breaks record dating to 1905

2 weeks 3 days 8 hours ago Friday, July 07 2017 Jul 7, 2017 July 07, 2017 8:45 PM July 07, 2017 in News
Source: Associated Press
By: APNewsNow

PHOENIX - Phoenix has broken a 112-year-old record for heat.
 
National Weather Service meteorologists say the Arizona city had a high of 118 degrees on Friday.
 
That broke the previous mark of 115 degrees dating back to 1905.
 
Meteorologists say the normal high temperature for July 7 in Phoenix is 107 degrees.
 
So far this year, the temperature at Sky Harbor Airport has reached at least 110 degrees 17 times.
 
In California, a heat advisory in the San Joaquin Valley warned of temperatures from 103 to 107 through Saturday.

More News

Desktop News

Click to open Continuous News in a sidebar that updates in real-time.
Radar
7 Days