Phew! What a Scorcher! - part three
A commenter takes me to task "Average temperatures can be misleading. Peaks are more interesting.
It is no consolation that average temperatures go down if one day the peak temperature reaches 100DegC, killing everyone above ground.
So since 1900 the hottest day graph, with added trend line in black, looks like this:
Enjoy with a long cool Pimms on the terrace.