The coldest place on Earth is Antarctica, the continent that spreads across the southern end of the planet. The lowest temperature recorded there was -135.8 degrees Fahrenheit. The mean temperature in winter at McMurdo S... More »

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The coldest place on Earth is a ridge in Antarctica, where temperatures can drop to below -133.6 degrees Fahrenheit. The ridge was discovered by scientists from NASA and the United States Geological Survey while analyzi... More »

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Temperatures can reach lows of -90 degrees Celsius in the mesosphere, making it the coldest layer of the earth's atmosphere. The mesosphere extends above the stratosphere and ranges from 50 km to 87 km above the surface. More »

The coldest place on Earth is a ridge in Antarctica, where temperatures can drop to below -133.6 degrees Fahrenheit. The ridge was discovered by scientists from NASA and the United States Geological Survey while analyzi... More »

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The Antarctic Ocean is the coldest ocean in the world. Its temperatures reach minus 2 degrees Celsius in what is referred to as the Antarctic bottom water. More »

The average winter temperature in a cold desert is usually between -20 and -30 degrees Fahrenheit. The average rainfall for these areas is only between 6 and 10 inches per year. Tundra also experiences brutally cold wind... More »

The climate is determined by a number of factors, including how the atmosphere, oceans and continents react to the solar radiation that heats the planet. The oceans play a major role in determining long-term climate, as ... More »