The high temperature of 104° so far today (as of 2 pm) at Central Park is the highest for any day since July 21st, 1977, according to National Weather Service records. This also breaks the record for the date of 101° set in 1957.
Other century-plus readings so far today in the New York region:
LAGUARDIA APRT 100
KENNEDY INTL 102
ATLANTIC CITY 102