Several Temperature Records Broken on July 4 in Atlantic Canada

Posted by Kyle Brookings on Friday, July 6, 2018
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July 4th was another day of oppressive heat in Atlantic Canada, more hot weather records were shattered.

In New Brunswick several areas broke records

Bouctouche 
New record of 32.1 
Old record of 32.0 set in 1983 
Records in this area have been kept since 1965 

Doaktown 
New record of 33.2 
Old record of 33.0 set in 1983 
Records in this area have been kept since 1952 

Grand Manan 
New record of 32.1 
Old record of 31.7 set in 1898 
Records in this area have been kept since 1883 

Moncton 
New record of 33.4 
Old record of 32.8 set in 1898 
Records in this area have been kept since 1881 

Saint John 
New record of 31.9 
Old record of 30.0 set in 2013 
Records in this area have been kept since 1871 

It was also warm to a lesser extent in Newfoundland. However some records fell.

Burgeo 
New record of 24.0 
Old record of 20.0 set in 1939 
Records in this area have been kept since 1939 

St. John's 
New record of 28.6 
Old record of 28.3 set in 1944 
Records in this area have been kept since 1874 

St. Lawrence 
New record of 26.6 
Old record of 25.6 set in 1912 
Records in this area have been kept since 1909 

Nova Scotia also say some hot weather
Brier Island 
New record of 27.4 
Old record of 25.6 set in 1949 
Records in this area have been kept since 1937 

Greenwood 
New record of 33.5 
Old record of 33.3 set in 2002 
Records in this area have been kept since 1914 

Halifax 
New record of 32.1 
Old record of 29.4 set in 1921 
Records in this area have been kept since 1920 

Kejimkujik 
New record of 33.1 
Old record of 33.0 set in 2002 
Records in this area have been kept since 1966 

Prince Edward Island also set a daily maximum temperature record on July 4. 

Charlottetown 
New record of 30.1 
Old record of 30.0 set in 1908 
Records in this area have been kept since 1872 

Based on EC Data



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