Heat Advisory in effect through Wednesday

A large area of high pressure is expected to bring temperatures up to 112-116° in the Coachella Valley through Wednesday. A Heat Advisory goes into effect on Tuesday.

98° F
37° C
Palm Springs
  • Feels Like: 96° F 36° C
  • Wind: 0 mph 0 kph at North
  • Humidity: 23%
  • Dew point: 54° F 12° C
  • Barometer: 29 inches millibars and steady
  • Sunrise: 5:59 AM PDT
  • Sunset: 7:45 PM PDT
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