The record temperature for Leeds is 34.4 °C (94 °F) during the early August 1990 heatwave. It looks like we may have come very close to that today as the weather station recorded a maximum temperature of 33.9 °C this afternoon.
The UK had it’s hottest June day since 1976. On Wednesday 21st June a temperature of 34.5C was recorded at Heathrow in London. Parts of Britain also had five consecutive days with the temperature reaching over 30C -the hottest prolonged spell in June since the drought summer of 1976. The record temperature is 35.6C set […]