Well, in case you haven’t noticed, it’s been pretty darn hot here in Los Angeles the past few days with temperatures reaching over 100 degrees in downtown LA. Before it starts to cool off this weekend, I thought I’d hit you up with a hot weather question.
What was the highest recorded temperature in downtown Los Angeles?
We are in the midst of winter – you can tell: the high temperature in Los Angeles today was 85 degrees.
On the other end of the spectrum is Antarctica, which on average, is the coldest, driest, and windiest continent on the planet. On this date in history… On January 5th 1974 the highest temperature ever recorded in Antarctica was measured.
What was the highest temperature ever recorded in Antarctica?