Three days this week are forecast to be hot in Sacramento: Wednesday, Thursday and Friday.
On those days, the temperature is forecast to be between 95 and 99 degrees. The normal temperature in mid-July is 93.
The trio of hot days will be bookended at either end of the week by days with temperatures in the low 90s. Today’s high is expected to come in at 93 degrees.
At the far end of the week, Saturday and Sunday look nice for strolling the State Fair in the morning and early afternoon. The maximum temperature both days is predicted to be 90 degrees.
The detailed, seven-day forecast from the NWS for the Sacramento region:
Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 93. South wind 6 to 8 mph.
Tuesday night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60. South wind 7 to 13 mph.
Wednesday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 97. South wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable.
Wednesday night: Mostly clear, with a low around 65. South wind around 8 mph.
Thursday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 99. West-southwest wind around 6 mph.
Thursday night: Clear, with a low around 65.
Friday: Sunny, with a high near 95.
Friday night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62.
Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 90.
Saturday night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
Sunday night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.