- I tried this once as a kid. It didn’t work.
I was a little freaked to read that the horribly awful heat bomb that was the month of July didn’t even set a record for hottest NYC month ever. But it turns out that the pleasant Saturday we enjoyed this weekend was the difference-maker. As meteorologist Matt Scalor told the Times:
If July had 30 days, instead of 31 days, we would have broken the record.
So yeah, it was that hot