San Francisco breaks all-time record high

SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) — San Francisco broke its all-time record high Friday.

At 2:43 p.m., the National Weather Service says the city hit 104 degrees.

Temperatures in San Francisco are continuing to climb. It hit 106 degrees just before 4 p.m.

The last time downtown San Francisco reached 100 degrees was on June 14, 2000 when it hit 103 degrees, which was the city’s all-time record high until today.

Records for Downtown San Francisco, California date back to June of 1874, according to the NWS.

The NWS says the city’s temperature was just 10 degrees lower than the nation’s high in Death Valley at 116 degrees.

Click here for the list of the hottest temperatures recorded in the Bay Area so far

Excessive Heat Warning was issued for the entire San Francisco Bay Area.

Officials are reminding residents to stay safe during the heat wave.

Don’t leave kids or pets in vehicles, drink plenty of fluids and limit outdoor strenuous activities during the hottest time of day.



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