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South America: Highest Temperature

Record Value 48.9°C (120°F)
Date of Record 11/12/1905
Length of Record  
Instrumentation  
Geospatial Location Rivadavia, Argentina [33°11'S, 68°12'W, elevation: 668m (2192ft)]

References

U.S. Environmental Science Services Administration, 1967: Temperature Extremes, National Atmospheric and Oceanic Administration (US);

Rivadavia, Argentina

Closeup Satellite Image of modern Rivadavia, Argentina

Rivadavia, Argentina

Regional Satellite Image of modern Rivadavia, Argentina