Special Report

50 Hottest Cities in America

Evan Comen

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30. Montgomery, AL
> Days per year with 90°+ temp.: 84
> Highest temp. on record: 106.0° F
> Normal mid-summer high: 92.1° F
> Normal year-round high: 76.5° F

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29. Lubbock, TX
> Days per year with 90°+ temp.: 84
> Highest temp. on record: 114.0° F
> Normal mid-summer high: 92.8° F
> Normal year-round high: 74.3° F

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28. Tampa, FL
> Days per year with 90°+ temp.: 86
> Highest temp. on record: 99.0° F
> Normal mid-summer high: 90.2° F
> Normal year-round high: 81.7° F

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27. Port Arthur, TX
> Days per year with 90°+ temp.: 86
> Highest temp. on record: 108.0° F
> Normal mid-summer high: 92.2° F
> Normal year-round high: 78.3° F

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26. Baton Rouge, LA
> Days per year with 90°+ temp.: 89
> Highest temp. on record: 105.0° F
> Normal mid-summer high: 92.5° F
> Normal year-round high: 78.9° F