The Hottest Cities In the US
In the US, you will find a diversity of climates. There are mountains, deserts, coasts, etc. with each coming with its own unique climate zone. You can find places where the climate is really lovely but there are also places where you will really feel hot.
Below is a list of the hottest cities in the US.
For almost half the year, Phoenix, Arizona has temperatures above 90 degrees. There is more to Phoenix than the hot weather because it is one of the most populated cities in the US. You will find many spectacular desert landscapes in Phoenix. You will have your fill of desert landscapes in Sedona and the Grand Canyon in Phoenix. Head up to Flagstaff and you will find snow there to cool off.
Las Vegas, Nevada is the place for casinos, shopping, and more. The average high in this place is 104 degrees in the summer and more than half the year reaches temperatures of more than 90 degrees. You can enjoy Vegas with its endless entertainment and air conditioning. Electric bills are high here. If you are moving to Vegas where there are high energy bills, check out this post to learn how to reduce your cooling cost.
Brownsville, Texas is on the southernmost tip of Texas between the Gulf of Mexico and Mexico. It has a semi-tropical climate with average temperature of 74 degrees nd 75 percent humidity which means all year round, it is warm and humid. You should expect higher temperatures in summer and lots of oppressive humidity.
There are 115 days of over 90 degrees per year and an average hummer high of 97 degrees in San Antonio, Texas. You can visit the Alamo while you are here. Shops and restaurants along the Riverwalk are a great place to stay as well.
Austin, the capital of Texas is one of its hottest cities. It is situated at the center of Texas. The temperatures in Austin during summer goes above the 90s to lower 100s. Beat the heat in Austin by visiting the many fantastic BBQ joints and local breweries in Austin.
Corpus Christi, Texas is a beach city, but also one of Texas’ warmest cities. In the summer, you can expect temperatures of over 90 degrees with plenty of humidity from the Gulf of Mexico. You can watch the sea turtles from Padre Island while relaxing at its shores. You can also find here the Texas State Aquarium with its dolphins, fish, and other sea life. Here you can also find and aircraft carrier during World War II, the USS Lexington.
Another hot city is Bakersfield, California which is located northeast of LA in the Tulare Basin desert. From June to September, its average temperature is above 90 degrees.
During summer, Houston humidity is very high with an average temperature of 95 degrees. You will get to enjoy Texas’ most diverse city if you endure the weather. Persian, Mexican, Ethiopian, etc. cuisine can be tasted in this city.