Monday, 7 August 2017

144F in Kuwait burns bushes and trees

62C=144F


In Kuwait temperature reaches 62 degrees


    In Kuwait temperature reaches 62 degrees
5 August, 2017


Kuwait: In Kuwait, the air temperature in some places reached 62 degrees Celsius in an open area where there is no shadow.

Users of social networks share videos of burning trees, bushes, and also note that because of the heat, gasoline in the car tanks exploded.

Kuwait just owns a world record for temperature indicators - in the town of Mithribach in the north-west of the country on July 21, 2016, the highest temperature in the history of meteorological observations on our planet was recorded. The heat in the shade here reached plus 54 degrees Celsius.

World record data submitted by Kuwaiti meteorologists have been adopted and officially confirmed by the World Meteorological Organization (AMO).


3 comments:

  1. http://www.snopes.com/62-degree-celsius-kuwait-tree-fire/

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  2. trees don't burn until the temp reaches 572 degrees Fahrenheit or 300 degrees Celsius.

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  3. https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Highest_temperature_recorded_on_Earth?wprov=sfti1

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