Record high temps Saturday in Grass Valley, slightly cooler next week |

Record high temps Saturday in Grass Valley, slightly cooler next week

A record high temperature of 101 degrees is predicted for Saturday in Grass Valley with an overnight low of 75. The average high for Sept. 2 is 84 in Grass Valley, and the current record was set in 1969, when the high reached 99.

A high of 97 is predicted for Sunday, which is just below the record of 98 set in 1998.

Monday’s temperature will drop slightly with a high of 92 — well below the record for Sept. 4, set in 1998 at 102 degrees.

A slight cooling trend will continue into next week with a high of 91 on Tuesday, 90 on Wednesday and 89 on Thursday.

The Northern Sierra Air Quality Management District has issued a health advisory through Monday due to the potential for smoky skies and increased ozone formation.

—Matthew Pera

Support Local Journalism

Support Local Journalism

Readers around Grass Valley and Nevada County make The Union’s work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.

Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.

Your donation will help us continue to cover COVID-19 and our other vital local news.


Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.

User Legend: iconModerator iconTrusted User