Hottest Summers in the US
The US is home to a surprisingly diverse set of climates. The mountains, deserts, coasts, etc. come with their own unique climate zone. Climates vary from really lovely ones, to really hot ones.
If you want to find out the hottest cities in the US, read on below.
The temperatures above 90 degrees characterize the temperatures at Phoenix, Arizona for almost half of the year. There is more to Phoenix than the hot weather because it is one of the most populated cities in the US. Phoenix is known for its spectacular views of desert landscapes. You will have your fill of desert landscapes in Sedona and the Grand Canyon in Phoenix. If you miss the snow, head up to Flagstaff to cool off.
Las Vegas, Nevada is the place for casinos, shopping, and more. Summer high temperature in Las Vegas goes to 104 degrees and more than 90 degrees half the year. You can enjoy Vegas with its endless entertainment and air conditioning. Air conditioning makes the electric bill high. So, if you are planning to move to Vegas, check out this post to learn how to reduce your cooling costs.
Between the Gulf of Mexico and Mexico itself is Brownsville, Texas. IN Brownsville, it is warm and humid all year round with its semi-tropical climate and average temperature o f74 degrees and 75 percent humidity. Summertime proves to be hotter and more humid.
There are 115 days of over 90 degrees per year and an average hummer high of 97 degrees in San Antonio, Texas. Treat yourself to the Alamo while here. You can also check out the shops and restaurants along the Riverwalk.
Austin, Texas, the capital city is also a very hot city. It is situated at the center of Texas. Austin temperature during summer goes above the 90s to lower 100s. Visting the many fantastic BBQ joints and local breweries in Austin can help you beat the heat.
Corpus Christi, Texas is a beach city, but also one of Texas’ warmest cities. In the summer, you can expect temperatures of over 90 degrees with plenty of humidity from the Gulf of Mexico. You can relax on the shores of Padre Island and watch sea turtles return to the gulf. You can also find here the Texas State Aquarium with its dolphins, fish, and other sea life. Here you can also find and aircraft carrier during World War II, the USS Lexington.
Another hot city is Bakersfield, California which is located northeast of LA in the Tulare Basin desert. Its average temperature is above 90 degrees in the months between June and September.
The humidity in Houston is very high and its temperature averages 95 degrees during summer. This diverse city can be enjoyed if you endure the heat of summer. They have great divers cuisine from Person to Mexican to Ethiopian.
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