84 degrees Fahrenheit
Early May Bank Holiday weekend heat record broken. (BBC News, 5/7/2018)
The Met Office's Charlie Powell said temperatures in the high 20s were "the exception rather than the rule" for the UK as a whole.
The Met Office said Scotland and Wales just missed out on breaking their own bank holiday weekend records but still enjoyed their hottest day of the year so far with 23.1C recorded at Charterhall, Berwickshire, and 25.7C at Usk.
NORTH AMERICA: Phoenix breaks 70-year-old heat record. (5/7/2018)
ASIA. Kyiv, capital of Ukraine, experiences record heat. (5/5/2018)
NORTH AMERICA. Broken records all over New Jersey. (5/4/2018)
NORTH AMERICA. It eventually reached 90 degrees in Washington DC, setting a new record. (5/3/2018)
ASIA. Nawabshah, Pakistan, sets April 30 record for highest global temperature ever: 122.4 degrees Fahrenheit. (5/3/2018)
NORTH AMERICA. Record-breaking heat at 16 locations in British Columbia. (4/28/2018)
AUSTRALIA. Twin-spin, record-setting heat in Adelaide. (4/25/2018)
EUROPE. Across the Adriatic Sea from Italy, Croatia is broiling in the April heat. (4/24/2018)
EUROPE. Record April heat in northern Italy. (4/24/2018)
NORTH AMERICA. Arizona sets record for warmest 'cold season'. (4/18/2018)
ASIA. It's shaping up to be a broiling hot April in the Indian state of Odisha. (4/17/2018)
NORTH AMERICA. It's shaping up to be a very hot April in the UK. (4/17/2018)