Hot weather? Blame the Urban Heat Island Effect


The Sun — There were 26 days that reached or exceeded 100 degrees in Ontario between June and September. San Bernardino had 22, but recorded a whopping 49 days in 2011.

The Sun (San Bernardino County)Kevin Beecher, who works in information technology for Cal State San Bernardino and designed the university’s weather web page, said 2011’s hot days made him do a double take.

The article was published Oct. 5, 2012, and also appeared in the Long Beach Press-Telegram and Inland Valley Daily Bulletin.

Read the complete article at “Hot weather? Blame the Urban Heat Island Effect.”