Downtown L.A. records hottest Thanksgiving since 1877

Thanksgiving heat wave stretched across Southern California on Thursday, with downtown Los Angeles hitting 92 degrees. 

That made this year’s Thanksgiving the hottest since record-keeping began in 1877, the National Weather Service said.

The holiday heat wave set records across the Southland, pushing the mercury into the 90s from the beaches to the inland valleys.

The thermometer hit 91 at LAX, shattering the previous record of 84 set in 1990, according to the National Weather Service. Long Beach Airport also hit 91, a new record there.

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