Weather Facts

Weather Facts: Antarctica theWeather Club Wed, 05/12/2018 - 11:50

 

1. The lowest air temperature ever recorded on Earth amounts to -89.2 °C. It was registered at the Russian Vostok station in Antarctica on 21st July 1983. (Study by John Turner and others).

 

Weather Facts for Winter 2017 issue theWeather Club Mon, 18/12/2017 - 10:14

1) 30% of solar energy is reflected back into space by clouds, snow, ice etc

greenland ice sheet

 

2) The diameter of a lightning channel is 1 -2 inches