So how common are 30+C temperatures in our region?

Decade 30C+ days 30-year totals
1892-1900 17 1891-1920 35
1901-1910 7 1901-1930 30
1911-1920 11 1911-1940 28
1921-1930 12 1921-1950 37
1931-1940 5 1931-1960 26
1941-1950 20 1941-1970 23
1951-1960 1 1951-1980 20
1961-1970 2 1961-1990 31
1971-1980 17 1971-2000 49
1981-1990 12 1981-2010 38
1991-2000 19 1991-2020 45 so far
2001-2010 11
2011-2020 15
5 in a row 12th to 16th July 1983 also 14th to 18th August 1893
6 in a row 29th July to 3rd August 1995
8 in a row 1st to 8th July 1976