The temperature late Sunday afternoon reached 90 degrees at the National Weather Service office located in Negaunee Township. This marks the first time that the temperature has reached 90 degrees this year, and this temperature also ties the previous record for the day set in 2000.
Temperatures rising back toward the 90 degree mark are possible the first couple days of September as high pressure remains in control. Official record high temperatures for the next two days at the National Weather Service are 86 degrees for Sep. 1st (set in 1973) and 90 degrees for Sep. 2nd (set in 1983).
Weather records for the National Weather Service Office in Negaunee Township date back to 1961.