National Weather Service in Sacramento notices the heat. The temperature rarely gets as high here as it did today. The last time it got this high was July, 2013. For the record, the highest temperature ever recorded at Sacramento Executive Airport was 115 degrees, in June, 1961:
RECORD EVENT REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SACRAMENTO, CA
650 PM PDT FRI JUL 7 2017
...RECORD HIGH TEMPERATURES TIED TODAY IN STOCKTON...MODESTO AND AT THE SACRAMENTO EXECUTIVE AIRPORT...
IN STOCKTON...THE HIGH THIS AFTERNOON WAS 107 DEGREES WHICH TIED THE PREVIOUS RECORD HIGH SET IN 1989.
IN MODESTO...THE HIGH TEMPERATURE WAS 107 WHICH ALSO TIED THE PREVIOUS RECORD FOR THE DATE SET IN 1989.
AT THE SACRAMENTO EXECUTIVE AIRPORT...THE HIGH TEMPERATURE TODAY REACHED 109 DEGREES WHICH TIED THE PREVIOUS RECORD FOR THE DATE SET IN 1989.