Day two of record heat in January thaw

Record heat for the Midlands.

COlUMBIA (WACH) -- Record heat two days in a row in Columbia.

For the second day Columbia Metropolitan Airport has set a record high temperature.

The high temperature for Sunday was 78°F. This surpassed the old record high temperature for January 13 of 77°F which was set in 2005. Saturday also set a record high temperature for January 12.

The temperature got to a very mild 82°F which steamrolled past the old record of 77°F set back in 1916.

Monday's high temperatures should dip back below record levels.

Be sure to catch WACH Fox News at Ten for your complete forecast for the next seven days!