N.J. weather: How rare are 100° temperatures in our region? Here are the stats. –

Heat wave in NJ

The Jersey Shore is one area of the state where people have flocked to escape the brutal heat wave of July 2022. Some places in New Jersey – like Newark – have hit 100 degrees, without the humidity factored in.Ed Murray | NJ Advance Media for

New Jersey still has a few more days to go during this sizzling heat wave, and the temperature has already hit the 100-degree mark twice during the past two days at Newark Liberty International Airport.

More than 100 miles farther south, at Atlantic City International Airport in Pomona, the mercury hasn’t reached triple digits at all this entire summer. The same holds true at Trenton Mercer Airport in Central Jersey.