Warmest Summer on Record for Many Locations Across the Northwest

Warmer than historic average temperatures across the Northwest
Warmer than historic average temperatures across the Northwest

Are you interested in how 2014’s summer stacks up against the historic record? Many locations in the inland Pacific Northwest experienced July-August high temperatures 3-5 F above average. For a breakdown of temperature records by the numbers and a discussion of what the hot summer has meant for crop yields and wildfire in the region, read John Abatzoglou’s full blog post here:

The US Northwest Feels the Heat