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A) -128.6°F and 136°F.

The warmest outdoor temperature ever recorded on Earth was 136°F in Libya’s desert region in northern Africa in 1922. The coldest temperature record is -128.6°F, logged in 1983 near the South Pole in Antarctica. In the United States, the hottest temperature was 134°F in Death Valley, CA - and the coldest was -80°F, in Prospect Creek, Alaska.


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