Sixth most days in a year that reached or exceeded 100 degrees on record at Philadelphia

...Ninth most days in a year that reached or exceeded 90 degrees on 
record at Philadelphia...
...Sixth most days in a year that reached or exceeded 100 degrees on 
record at Philadelphia...

The temperature this year at Philadelphia reached or exceeded 90 
degrees on 39 days. That ties 1941 as the year with the ninth most 
days that reached or exceeded 90 degrees. The year with the most 
such days was 2010, when it occurred on 55 days.

Also, the temperature this year at Philadelphia reached or exceeded 
100 degrees on two days. That ties 13 other years for the sixth most 
days that reached or exceeded 100 degrees. The year with the most 
such days was 1988, when it occurred on five days. 

Records date back to 1874.
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