Death Valley, In The Mojave Desert In SE California, Seems To Have Lived Up To Its Reputation As One Of The Hottest Places On Earth. Death Valley, On Sunday 8/16/2020 At 3:41p.m, Reached The Highest Temperature Ever Recorded On Earth Of 130°F (54°C). But The Record Needs To Be Verified By Climate Scientists To Make It Official.
Death Valley Just Recorded the Hottest Temperature on Earth – The New York Times
Scientists still have to validate the reading of 130 degrees Fahrenheit on Sunday, the equivalent of 54 degrees Celsius.