Arctic Blast: Severe cold wreaks havoc in America, New Hampshire records wind chill of minus 78 degree Celsius. world News


New Delhi: A dangerous combination of record-setting cold temperatures and powerful winds hit the northeastern United States on Saturday, causing life-threatening temperatures and the death of an infant in Massachusetts. New Hampshire’s Mount Washington recorded an overnight wind chill – a measure of how the combined effect of wind and wind feels on the skin …

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Temperatures below minus 50 degrees Celsius in Russian city; Residents say ‘you can’t fight it’ | world News


YakutskRussia’s Yakutsk region recorded -50 degrees this week as the Siberian city suffers an unusually brutal winter. Residents of the city, which lies 5,000 kilometers east of Moscow on the permafrost of Russia’s Far East, have endured a severe winter with temperatures often dropping below -40 degrees Celsius. However, the city broke all records this …

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Ooty records season’s lowest temperature at 1.7 degree Celsius


The ground temperature was below the freezing point at several places in Udhagamandalam.  | Photo Credit: M. SATHYAMOORTHY The minimum temperature in Udhagamandalam fell to 1.7 degree Celsius on Saturday, registering this winter’s lowest temperature in the popular hill station. The ground temperature was below the freezing point at several places in Udhagamandalam. A reading …

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