MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — This Memorial Day is one for the record books.
Temperatures at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport reached 100 degrees just after 2:15 p.m. Monday. This is only the second time that a 100-degree temperature has been recorded in the Twin Cities since records have been kept.READ MORE: First Major Snowfall Brings Avalanche Of Wintery Pics
The previous high temperature for May 28 was back in 1934, which measured a high of 98 degrees. The warmest Memorial Day on record was also back in 1934, and was 98 degrees ever.READ MORE: State Patrol: 260+ Crashes As Snow Coats Minnesota Roads
The last time it was 100 degrees or above in the Twin Cities was July 6, 2012.MORE NEWS: Minnesota Weather: 'Heavy, Heavy, Heavy Snow' To Hit Northeastern Minnesota
This is the earliest we’ve seen a 100-degree day in the Twin Cities in recorded history. Previously, the record was May 31.