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(Unofficial) Record-breaking temperatures across the Globe

(Unofficial) Record-breaking temperature across the Globe


Feel free to read the interesting history of these web pages: http://coolwx.com/history.php


This page displays global cities that are currently approaching, matching, or exceeding
unofficial daily/monthly/all-time record temperatures.

Please read the important notes at the very bottom of this page before using this data.

Move the mouse over a colored dot on the images to view the information on the temperature record.

** Note: As of 23 January 2018, the almanac has been updated to include all of 2017's data. **
Of the now 1.23 million daily extremes in the database, 65,129 were set in 2017 (~ 5%).

Last updated at Mon Aug 20 02:31:44 UTC 2018 using 2153 observations from 02UTC

Unofficially, there are currently 0 stations that have broken their daily high record, 2 that are tying it, and 9 that are near it.
Unofficially, there are currently 3 stations that have broken their daily low record, 1 that is tying it, and 2 that are near it.


LEGEND OF UNOFFICIAL RECORDS:
Daily Close
Daily Tied
.
Daily Broken
Monthly
Tied/Broken
All-time
Tied/Broken
HIGH
RECORD
##.#
##.#
##.#
##.#
##.#
LOW
RECORD
##.#
##.#
##.#
##.#
##.#

LEGEND OF UNOFFICIAL RECORDS:
Daily Close
Daily Tied
.
Daily Broken
Monthly
Tied/Broken
All-time
Tied/Broken
HIGH
RECORD
##.#
##.#
##.#
##.#
##.#
LOW
RECORD
##.#
##.#
##.#
##.#
##.#

ID
CityCountry
Current
Temp &
Trend
(°F)
Unofficial Daily /
Monthly /
Alltime
Record (°F)
Margin of
Unofficial
Daily
Record (°F)
Database
Length
(years)
ID
SPME
TumbesPeru
89.6   
 89.6   100.4   104.9
(1997)  (1976)  (1999)
0.0
44
SPME
CYZP
Sandspit, B. C.Canada
71.6 ▼
 71.6    78.8    82.4
(1997)  (1979)  (1996)
0.0
49
CYZP
PAKT
Ketchikan, AKUnited States
72.0 ▼
 73.0    84.0    88.0
(1979)  (2009)  (1975)
-1.0
46
PAKT
KEED
Needles, CAUnited States
113.0 ▼
114.1   120.9   125.1
(2009)  (1993)  (2017)
-1.0
59
KEED
YPPH
Belmont Perth AirportAustralia
73.4   
 75.4    82.9   116.1
(2011)  (1948)  (1991)
-2.0
65
YPPH
PHOG
Kahului, HIUnited States
91.9 ▼
 93.9    97.0   104.0
(2015)  (2015)  (2017)
-2.0
63
PHOG
PHMK
Kaunakakai, HIUnited States
88.0   
 90.0    91.9   102.9
(2004)  (1993)  (1993)
-2.0
51
PHMK
WBKK
Kota KinabaluMalaysia
91.4   
 93.7    96.8   105.8
(2016)  (2001)  (1977)
-2.3
56
WBKK
WAPP
Ambon / PattimuraIndonesia
86.0   
 88.3   100.4   106.9
(2004)  (1995)  (2011)
-2.3
51
WAPP
WBKL
LabuanMalaysia
89.6   
 92.5   102.2   113.0
(1998)  (1988)  (1989)
-2.9
42
WBKL
NFTF
Fua'AmotuTonga
80.6   
 83.5    91.4   102.2
(1991)  (1980)  (1981)
-2.9
38
NFTF
.
RJTO
Oshima AirportJapan
73.4 ▲
 71.6    66.2    22.6
(1977)  (1993)  (1999)
+1.8
45
RJTO
KLAL
Lakeland Regional, FLUnited States
73.4   
 71.6    68.0    19.4
(2003)  (1997)  (2005)
+1.8
40
KLAL
RJFG
Tanegashima AirportJapan
75.2   
 75.2    69.8    26.6
(2001)  (2008)  (1994)
0.0
45
RJFG
URWI
ElistaRussia
55.4   
 56.8    42.8   -27.4
(1988)  (1980)  (1994)
-1.4
49
URWI
HTMU
MusomaTanzania
57.2   
 59.0    53.6    41.0
(1977)  (2009)  (1977)
-1.8
45
HTMU
ENRO
Roros LufthavnNorway
32.0 ▼
 33.8    24.8   -47.2
(2013)  (1987)  (1987)
-1.8
39
ENRO
ID
CityCountry
Current
Temp &
Trend
(°F)
Unofficial Daily /
Monthly /
Alltime
Record (°F)
Margin of
Unofficial
Daily
Record (°F)
Database
Length
(years)
ID

LEGEND OF UNOFFICIAL RECORDS:
Daily Close
Daily Tied
.
Daily Broken
Monthly
Tied/Broken
All-time
Tied/Broken
HIGH
RECORD
##.#
##.#
##.#
##.#
##.#
LOW
RECORD
##.#
##.#
##.#
##.#
##.#

Important Notes:
  • The source of the historical data here is the NCDC GSOD (updated through 2017 as of 16 January 2018).
  • The records are defined here using GMT, with the day resetting at 00GMT (7PM EST;8PM EDT).
  • These records are NOT official and differ from official records that use a longer database and local (not GMT) time.
  • Only cities having an NCDC GSOD recorded history of at least 35 years are shown here.
  • With the additional year of data available (2017), 78 new stations (for a total of 3365) now meet the 35 year minimum record.
  • Of the now 1.23 million daily extremes in the database, 65,129 were set in 2017 (~ 5%).
  • Note that given the relatively short record used here (as small as 35 years), records will almost assuredly be set somewhere every day for the next several decades to centuries.
  • Appreciation to R. Maue, among several others, for feedback.