Extreme Weather Phenomena Quiz

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What is the hottest temperature recorded on Earth?

134 degrees Fahrenheit in Furnace Creek, California

When did the coldest temperature on Earth occur?

July 21st, 1983

Where did the most rain in an hour occur?

Holt, Missouri

Which location experienced the wildest precipitation patterns?

Denise, Southern Indian Ocean

What weather record has stood for more than 100 years?

Hottest temperature in Furnace Creek, California

the Earth's a big place with a wide variety of ______

weather

hottest temperature furnace creek California in Death Valley reached ______ degrees Fahrenheit on July 10 to 1913

134

the mercury dropped to 128 and 1/2 degrees Fahrenheit below zero in Vostok Antarctica on July 21st 1983 in the middle of the southern hemispheres winter there was no sunshine clear skies and calm winds making for exceptionally cold conditions numbers 3 4 & 5 the most rain in an hour a day and a year a long lasting moisture Laden storm dropped a foot of rain in a single hour on ______

Holt Missouri

tropical cyclone Denise in the southern Indian Ocean dropped more than ______ inches of rain on the is

71

the most rain in an hour a day and a ______ a long-lasting moisture-laden storm dropped a foot of rain in a single hour on Holt Missouri in the United States on June 22nd 1947 tropical cyclone Denise in the southern Indian Ocean dropped more than 71 inches of rain on the is

year

Test your knowledge of extreme weather phenomena with this quiz on record-breaking weather events from around the world. From scorching temperatures to wild precipitation patterns, see how much you know about the Earth's most extreme weather conditions.

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