Milwaukee - Highest Temperature for Each Year





Here's where you'll find answers to questions about the highest temperatures and hottest days in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. How hot did it get in 2018? When was the last time thermometers in Milwaukee rose above 100 °F? What was the highest temperature in Milwaukee a century ago? Answers to those questions and much more can be found quickly and easily in the list below of record high temperatures.

This page gives the highest temperature for each year in Milwaukee and the date that it happened. A date with a plus sign means it was that hot on at least one other day earlier that year.

These records go back to 1871. The highest temperature measured during that time was 105 degrees Fahrenheit (41 Celsius) on July 24, 1934.

Since 1941 the temperature extremes were observed at Mitchell International Airport. Before then, the weather station was in downtown Milwaukee.

Highest Milwaukee temperatures in recent years
Max °F Date Max °C
95 June 30, 2018 + 35
95 September 22, 2017 35
94 September 06, 2016 + 34
93 August 14, 2015 + 34
89 July 22, 2014 32
95 September 10, 2013 + 35
103 July 05, 2012 39
98 July 20, 2011 37
92 August 29, 2010 33
Highest temperature recorded at Milwaukee each year
Max °F Date Max °C
94 June 24, 2009 34
89 September 02, 2008 32
94 July 08, 2007 34
98 July 31, 2006 37
97 July 24, 2005 36
91 June 08, 2004 33
96 August 21, 2003 36
98 July 21, 2002 37
95 August 09, 2001 + 35
89 June 10, 2000 32
99 July 30, 1999 37
95 June 25, 1998 35
92 July 16, 1997 33
95 June 29, 1996 35
103 July 13, 1995 39
100 June 16, 1994 38
95 August 27, 1993 + 35
90 August 25, 1992 + 32
97 July 19, 1991 + 36
98 July 04, 1990 37
95 July 09, 1989 35
103 August 01, 1988 39
101 June 14, 1987 38
94 July 18, 1986 34
98 July 08, 1985 37
95 July 23, 1984 35
99 July 21, 1983 37
93 August 03, 1982 34
91 July 12, 1981 33
98 July 07, 1980 37
94 August 07, 1979 34
91 June 11, 1978 33
96 July 14, 1977 36
99 July 10, 1976 37
92 May 19, 1975 33
94 July 13, 1974 + 34
99 August 27, 1973 37
92 July 21, 1972 33
94 June 28, 1971 34
95 July 02, 1970 35
92 August 30, 1969 33
94 August 23, 1968 + 34
91 July 22, 1967 + 33
97 July 03, 1966 36
95 June 27, 1965 35
95 August 02, 1964 + 35
98 July 01, 1963 37
93 August 19, 1962 + 34
95 June 29, 1961 35
93 September 07, 1960 34
95 August 21, 1959 35
96 August 30, 1958 36
93 July 21, 1957 + 34
95 June 13, 1956 + 35
101 July 26, 1955 38
95 July 12, 1954 + 35
99 June 20, 1953 + 37
95 July 22, 1952 35
90 July 26, 1951 32
90 May 24, 1950 32
96 July 04, 1949 + 36
100 August 24, 1948 38
99 August 04, 1947 37
93 August 16, 1946 34
97 July 24, 1945 36
97 August 10, 1944 36
95 July 13, 1943 35
98 July 17, 1942 37
98 July 29, 1941 37
102 July 25, 1940 39
99 September 15, 1939 37
94 August 02, 1938 34
98 August 16, 1937 37
101 July 09, 1936 + 38
97 July 19, 1935 36
105 July 24, 1934 41
101 June 27, 1933 38
98 July 19, 1932 37
100 June 30, 1931 + 38
100 July 20, 1930 38
93 September 02, 1929 34
94 July 07, 1928 34
94 September 14, 1927 + 34
97 August 28, 1926 36
94 July 03, 1925 + 34
91 August 26, 1924 33
93 July 20, 1923 + 34
97 September 06, 1922 36
96 July 17, 1921 36
97 July 23, 1920 36
97 July 27, 1919 + 36
101 August 06, 1918 38
98 July 31, 1917 + 37
102 July 30, 1916 39
87 September 13, 1915 + 31
93 July 22, 1914 34
96 September 02, 1913 36
94 September 05, 1912 34
99 July 03, 1911 37
96 June 29, 1910 36
95 July 29, 1909 35
95 August 03, 1908 35
92 September 01, 1907 33
92 August 21, 1906 33
94 July 18, 1905 34
94 July 17, 1904 34
91 July 28, 1903 + 33
91 July 13, 1902 33
100 July 20, 1901 38
96 August 05, 1900 36
93 September 02, 1899 34
94 September 02, 1898 34
98 July 03, 1897 37
98 August 05, 1896 37
96 August 09, 1895 36
97 August 08, 1894 36
94 August 10, 1893 34
95 July 27, 1892 35
96 August 09, 1891 + 36
96 August 02, 1890 36
90 August 29, 1889 + 32
91 July 11, 1888 33
100 July 16, 1887 38
98 July 28, 1886 37
93 July 28, 1885 34
90 July 22, 1884 32
90 July 03, 1883 32
88 July 26, 1882 31
94 August 05, 1881 + 34
94 July 13, 1880 34
91 August 02, 1879 + 33
95 July 17, 1878 + 35
88 August 05, 1877 31
93 August 23, 1876 34
90 September 01, 1875 + 32
98 August 11, 1874 37
95 August 24, 1873 + 35
94 September 06, 1872 + 34
96 July 08, 1871 36
Reference

Jay Lawrimore. 2016. Global Summary of the Year, Version 1.0. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. 

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