Kahului sets fifth heat record of month

Kahului recorded a temperature of 93 degrees on Wednesday, tying the record set on the same day in 2004, as a string of 90-degree-plus temperatures continued in August.

It’s the second day in a row that Kahului has experienced record-level temperatures, and the sixth time this month.

Temperatures also reached record-setting levels of 93 degrees on Aug. 5, 96 degrees on Aug. 6, 95 degrees on Aug. 7, 93 degrees on Saturday and 95 degrees on Tuesday, according to the National Weather Service.


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