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Saskatchewan smashes 34 temperature records Friday as province heats up

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Saskatchewan broke 34 daily maximum temperature records on Friday as an extreme heat wave continues to impact the province.

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According to Environment Canada, Lucky Lake, Sask., and Saskatoon both reached highs of 40 C.

Communities setting records for July 2:

  • Broadview area: 33 C (old record of 32.8 C set in 1949)
  • Buffalo Narrows area: 35.8 C (old record of 31.7 C set in 2013)
  • Collins Bay area: 34.9 C (old record of 32.1 C set in 2013)
  • Coronach area: 35.6 C (old record of 35 C set in 1985)
  • Cypress Hills provincial park area: 33.9 C (old record of 30.5 C set in 1985)
  • Eastend area: 35.9 C (old record of 33 C set in 1985)
  • Elbow area: 39 C (old record of 34 C set in 1988)
  • Key Lake area: 36.5 (old record of 32.4 C set in 2013)
  • Hudson Bay area: 34.7 C (old record of 31.5 C set in 2013)
  • La Ronge area: 36.7 C (old record of 32 C set in 2013)

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  • Last Mountain Lake area: 36.5 C (old record of 31.5 C set in 1988)
  • Leader area: 39.4 C (old record of 36.7 C set in 1929)
  • Lucky Lake area: 40 C (old record of 30.9 C set in 2013)
  • Maple Creek area: 38.3 C (old record of 33.3 C set in 1947)
  • Meadow Lake area: 36.1 C (old record of 31.7 C set in 2013)
  • Melfort area: 35.6 C (old record of 32.8 C set in 1948)
  • Nipawin area: 35.2 C (old record of 33.9 C set in 1947)
  • North Battleford area: 38.3 C (old record of 35.6 C set in 1924)
  • Prince Albert area: 36.2 C (old record of 32.2 C set in 1947)
  • Regina area: 35.3 C (old record of 33.9 C set in 1886)
  • Rockglen area: 34.9 C (old record of 30.9 C set in 2017)
  • Rosetown area: 39.8 C (old record of 34.4 C set in 1947)
  • Saskatoon area: 40 C (old record of 33.4 set in 1986)
  • Scott area: 35.9 C (old record of 34.4 C set in 1924)
  • Southend Reindeer area: 35.9 C (old record of 33.9 set in 2013)
  • Spiritwood area: 35.9 C (old record of 35.6 C set in 1937)

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  • Stony Rapids area: 38.2 C (old record of 35.4 C set 2013)
  • Swift Current area: 37.8 C (old record of 36.7 C set in 1895)
  • Uranium City area: 33.9 (old record of 31.1 C set in 1975)
  • Waskesiu Lake area: 35.3 (old record of 29.7 C set in 2013)
  • Watrous area: 35.9 C (old record of 31.1 C set in 1966)
  • Weyburn area: 35.6 C (old record of 33.5 C set in 1985)
  • Wynyard area: 35.9 C (old record of 30.2 C set in 2013)
  • Yorkton area: 34.7 C (old record 32.3 C set in 2003)
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