July was a dangerously scorching 12 months everywhere in the world, together with the U.S.
A number of place throughout the nation noticed extra-sweltering temperatures. Houston, Texas skilled its hottest July on file. July 11 broke a file for the most popular temperatures recorded within the metropolis for that date, at 103 levels Fahrenheit (39.4 levels Celsius).
Different cities skilled record-breaking temperatures on July 24: Boston at 100 levels Fahrenheit (38 levels Celsius) and Windfall, Rhode Island at 98 levels Fahrenheit (36.6 levels Celsius), the New York Occasions reported.
Traditionally temperate components of the nation, like cities throughout the Pacific Northwest, weren’t spared. Portland, Oregon skilled six days over 95 levels Fahrenheit (35 levels Celsius) that month. At the very least seven folks within the space died on account of the warmth.
In late July, but one other warmth wave put greater than 100 million People underneath a warmth warning or advisory.