LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — News flash: it’s hot outside.
According to the National Weather Service in Las Vegas, the temperature in Las Vegas tied the all-time high temperature recorded in the city. At 5:12 p.m., McCarran International Airport recorded a temperature of 117 degrees.
This ties the all-time record set on July 24, 1942. That record was also tied three other times in the past 20 years.