Summer scorcher: Hottest day of the year so far on tap for Denver, Front Range
DENVER -- Friday will be the hottest day of the year so far at 96 degrees in Denver, Boulder and Fort Collins under mostly sunny skies. The record high is 105 degrees set in 2018. It will be the third 90-degree day of the year so far. Colorado is on the warmer side of the jet stream after being on the cooler, wetter side for most of May and early June.