RECORD HEAT: Del Rio sees 11 days of record heat in a row

Records for the Del Rio area date back to 1906

DEL RIO – It’s been plenty hot for our friends out west in Del Rio this summer. Astonishingly, the border town has experienced 11 consecutive days with record high temperatures this June!

Record Heat Streak

Before we get to the record-breaking data, here’s a bit of background info on weather recording in Del Rio: Official weather records for the Del Rio area began 117 years ago -- in 1906. Since 1963, the Del Rio International Airport has been the official weather site.

Impressively - beginning June 18, 2023 - eleven consecutive record daily highs were recorded at Del Rio Intl. including the hottest temperature ever recorded for the city of 115° on Wednesday, June 21. Here’s a table of the records broken:

Record high temperatures set in Del Rio in June 2023.

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Sarah Spivey is a San Antonio native who grew up watching KSAT. She has been a proud member of the KSAT Weather Authority Team since 2017. Sarah is a Clark High School and Texas A&M University graduate. She previously worked at KTEN News. When Sarah is not busy forecasting, she enjoys hanging out with her husband and cat, and playing music.

Meteorologist Mia Montgomery joined the KSAT Weather Authority Team in September 2022. As a Floresville native, Mia grew up in the San Antonio area and always knew that she wanted to return home. She previously worked as a meteorologist at KBTX in Bryan-College Station and is a fourth-generation Aggie.