... New daily record high temperature for July 5th...
Note: stations marked with * indicate that the station reports once
per day. For consistency... these values are considered to have
occurred on the day the observation was taken but may have actually
occurred (especially for Max temperature) on the previous day.
Station previous new records
record/year record began
The Dalles, or 103 / 1975 103 (tied) 1929
645 PM PDT sun July 5 2015
... Eastern Washington cities set new record consecutive days of heat
Yakima and Pasco in central and southeast Washington simmered in 100-
plus degree heat for 9 consecutive days from June 26th to July
4th... breaking past their old records of 8 consecutive days.
Yakima beat their previous streak of 8 days in a row of high
temperatures reaching 100 degrees or higher back in July of 2013.
Pasco in the Columbia Basin beat their previous streak of 8
consecutive days of 100-plus degrees from July of 1945.