Record-breaking 100 degrees it is for Wichita

The temperature hit 100 early this afternoon in Wichita, making this the earliest date for triple digits in the city’s history.

Until today, the earliest 100 had come on May 10, 1967. Today’s triple digits also shattered the record high for this date: 95 in 1895.

Normal highs for this time of year are in the low 70s —- which forecasters say will be the overnight LOW tonight.