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Summer of 2022 continues to shatter the record books in Salt Lake City

Aug 30, 2022, 9:31 PM | Updated: Sep 2, 2022, 11:09 am
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The National Weather Service building in Salt Lake City. (Paul Nelson)
(Paul Nelson)

SALT LAKE CITY — The summer of 2022 continues to shatter the record books. 

According to the National Weather Service, Tuesday marked the 26th day this summer that Salt Lake City has reached at least 100 degrees. Prior to this summer, the previous record of 21 times had been set three times, including last summer.

Tuesday also tied the warmest for the date, which was set in 1954.

 

Additionally, the NWS also says Salt Lake City has had 55 days this summer where the high temperature was 95 degrees or higher.

The NWS also says warm weather is expected for the remainder of the week. If you plan to go outdoors, you are encouraged to use caution and plan accordingly.  

KSL weather is forecasting the next several days to be in the triple digits. And that will only add to the record books.

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