Thursday, January 15, 2009

Thursday Thirteen: Cold Temperatures

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Thirteen of the Coldest Temperatures

01. On earth −89.2 °C (−128.6 °F) Vostok Station, Antarctica 1983-07-21
02. Asia −68 °C (−90 °F) Verkhoyansk and Oymyakon, both Russia 1892-02-07 33-02-06
03. India −33.9 °C (-27.4 °F) Ladakh 1911-03-22
04. Japan −41.0 °C (-41.8 °F) Asahikawa, Hokkaidō 1902-01-25
05. North America −66 °C (−87 °F) Northice, Greenland 1954-01-09
06. Canada −63 °C (−81 °F) Snag, Yukon Territory, Canada 1947-02-03
07. United States −62 °C (−80 °F) Prospect Creek, Alaska 1971-01-23[
08. Contiguous United States −56.5 °C (−70 °F) Rogers Pass, Montana 1954-01-20
09. Europe −58.1°C (−72.6°F) Ust 'Shchugor, Russia 1978-12-31
10. Croatia −35.5 °C (−31.5 °F) Čakovec 1929-02-03
11. Czech Republic −42.2 °C (−44.0 °F) Litvínovice 1929-02-11
12. Estonia −43.5 °C (−46.0 °F) Jõgeva 1940-01-17
13. Finland −51.5 °C (−60.7 °F) Kittilä 1999-01-28

10 comments:

  1. Wow--you made our month of temperatures in the teens seem positively balmy. :) Thanks!

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  2. Brrr. I guess our -18 doesn't seem so bad now lol Happy T13!

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  3. Shiver. I was warm until I started reading this.

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  4. I think Illinois should be on your list today! lol It is so cold here! Happy TT!

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  5. I think next week I should post warm temps!!!

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  6. What a timely TT! It's so ccccc cold here in Wisconsin the schools are ccclosed.

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  7. OK OK - we'll stop complaining about zero degrees and wind chill factors - I curse the dreaded wind chill factor though.

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  8. BBBrrrr...now that's cold! I will hush up now about our 15*.

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  9. Yikes. And I was b----ing about 8 degrees F. :D

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  10. I thought these would make me feel better,but they don't - cold is cold!

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