Tuesday, March 13, 2012

Most Extreme State? - Arizona Trivia Tuesdays

It will have to be a quick fact this week. I'm out of town for a couple days, and this wireless internet connection is iffy at best. Lasts about 3 minutes, tops, before it times out....

* * * *

According to wikipedia.com, the highest temperature ever recorded in Arizona was 128 degrees Fahrenheit, at Lake Havasu City on June 29, 1994.

The lowest temperature ever recorded in Arizona was -40 degrees Fahrenheit, at Hawley Lake on January 7, 1971.


Cold As Heaven said...

Converting to Celsius, I can se this is pretty high and pretty low. I think we can match the low, but not the high >:)

Cold As Heaven

Janie Junebug said...

My brother lived in Arizona for many years. I know the climate differences between Phoenix and Flagstaff could be tremendous. Thank you for the interesting information.


SkylersDad said...

Wow! 128 is nasty hot.

Scope said...

"But it's a dry heat..."

Stephen Hayes said...

I once experienced 124 degrees at Chichen Itza in Mexico. Thought I was going to die. I don't know how people live in hot climates.