Summers are getting hotter. 

This summer tied with summer 2016 as the hottest on record in the northern hemisphere, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. 

In Nevada, August broke a record for most consecutive days over 105 degrees.

In Reno, the Western Regional Climate Center monitors climate and extreme weather events. Tim Brown is director of the center.

 

Read full story on: Nevada Public Radio

 

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