SUMMER HEAT FACTS FOR SALISBURY

Salisbury

  • has reached 100 F....29 times in 100 years (1906 through 2005)
  • last time reaching 100 F....July 6th 1999 hit 100 F.
  • most 100-degree days in a given year....4 days (in 1930).
  • longest stretch of consecutive days reaching 100 F.....3...has occurred twice, back in 1930 and most recently in 1993...July 8,9,10th.
  • earliest in season 100 F day on record.....June 6, 1925
  • latest in season 100 F day on record......Sep 1, 1932
  • hottest day on record....106 F....August 7, 1918.
  • most 90+ days in a given year....70 days in 1943.
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