Rating of the most extreme cities of the world
• Rating of the most extreme cities of the world
The Spanish newspaper El Pais made a rating of the most extreme cities in the world for living and tourism.
Several Russian settlements (Yakutsk, Oymyakon and Verkhoyansk) topped the list of extreme places on the planet for life and tourism. Only according to El Pais, the Spanish newspaper course.
Yakutsk different maximum extreme climate, since in winter the temperature in the locality falls to minus 40 degrees Celsius. So say the compilers of the rating.
The famous Yakut village of Oymyakon, where in 1926 the temperature hit minus 71.2 degrees Celsius, is also in the ranking of the most extreme cities in the world.
Another of our city in the ranking - Verkhoyansk. By the way, it is included in the Guinness Book of Records as the city with the most rapid changes in temperature. Specifically, the lowest temperature recorded in Verhojansk, was minus 69, 8 degrees Celsius, and the highest - 37 degrees Celsius.
The hottest city in the world - Mexico San Luis Río Colorado, where the maximum temperature reached almost 60 degrees Celsius.
The most hard-to-city in the world - Peruvian mining town of La Rinconada, located at an altitude of 5099 meters above sea level.
The number of the southernmost localities of the Earth entered the city of Ushuaia in Argentina ...
... and Chilean Puerto Williams.