Wednesday was the hottest day on record for the date in Charleston, according to the National Weather Service.
The thermometer reached 80 degrees at 12:02 p.m. That broke the record high of 79 set in 1982.
Cooler weather moves in Thursday, with a high near 63 expected.
Friday through Sunday should be mostly sunny with highs in the low 60s, according to the Weather Service.
Reach Dave Munday at 843-937-5553.