Special Report

50 Hottest Cities in America

Evan Comen

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15. Wichita Falls, TX
> Days per year with 90°+ temp.: 107
> Highest temp. on record: 117.0° F
> Normal mid-summer high: 96.9° F
> Normal year-round high: 75.7° F

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14. El Paso, TX
> Days per year with 90°+ temp.: 108
> Highest temp. on record: 114.0° F
> Normal mid-summer high: 95.5° F
> Normal year-round high: 77.4° F

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13. Fresno, CA
> Days per year with 90°+ temp.: 108
> Highest temp. on record: 113.0° F
> Normal mid-summer high: 98.4° F
> Normal year-round high: 76.7° F

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12. Victoria, TX
> Days per year with 90°+ temp.: 110
> Highest temp. on record: 111.0° F
> Normal mid-summer high: 95.0° F
> Normal year-round high: 80.7° F

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11. Bakersfield, CA
> Days per year with 90°+ temp.: 110
> Highest temp. on record: 115.0° F
> Normal mid-summer high: 97.1° F
> Normal year-round high: 76.8° F