Special Report

50 Hottest Cities in America

Evan Comen

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40. Mobile, AL
> Days per year with 90°+ temp.: 76
> Highest temp. on record: 105.0° F
> Normal mid-summer high: 90.5° F
> Normal year-round high: 76.7° F

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39. Columbus, GA
> Days per year with 90°+ temp.: 77
> Highest temp. on record: 106.0° F
> Normal mid-summer high: 92.2° F
> Normal year-round high: 76.2° F

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38. Columbia, SC
> Days per year with 90°+ temp.: 77
> Highest temp. on record: 109.0° F
> Normal mid-summer high: 92.7° F
> Normal year-round high: 75.4° F

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37. Fort Smith, AR
> Days per year with 90°+ temp.: 77
> Highest temp. on record: 115.0° F
> Normal mid-summer high: 93.4° F
> Normal year-round high: 72.8° F

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36. Lake Charles, LA
> Days per year with 90°+ temp.: 79
> Highest temp. on record: 107.0° F
> Normal mid-summer high: 91.9° F
> Normal year-round high: 78.0° F