What Is the Highest Humidity Ever Recorded?

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The highest humidity ever recorded was a 95 degrees Fahrenheit dew point in Saudi Arabia in 2003. The dew point is correlated with relative humidity; theoretically, humidity could reach saturation at 100 percent and there is no higher percentage that humidity could possibly reach. Some of the most humid places on earth are in Asia in areas such as India and Pakistan.

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