Sunday, June 26, 2011
[californiadisasters] On This Date In CA Weather History (June 26)
On This Date In California Weather History...
1995: An F0 tornado touched down just northwest of Edwards Air Force Base throwing around dust and vegetation.
1994: It was 105° in Escondido, the highest temperature on record for June.
This also occurred on 6.18.1957 and 6.11.1979.
1990: Strong high pressure produced a remarkable heat wave.
A late afternoon Sundowner wind helped LA reach 112°, the highest reading since records began in 1877.
1981: Highest minimum temperature records were set in San Diego each day for 11 consecutive days ending on this day.
1974: It was 99° in Idyllwild, the highest temperature on record for June.
1965: It was 31° in Palomar Mountain, the latest date in the season with a freezing temperature on record.
1957: It was 121° in Palm Springs, the highest temperature on record for June.
This also occurred two days earlier on 6.24 and on 6.29.1994.
Source: NWS Hanford & San Diego
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