Special Report

Hottest Inhabited Places on Earth

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15. Phoenix, United States Of America
> Avg. temp., summer of 2017: 95 °F
> Hottest month: July (95 °F)
> Elevation (at nearest weather station): 1,106 feet

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14. Ouargla, Algeria
> Avg. temp., summer of 2017: 95 °F
> Hottest month: July (96 °F)
> Elevation (at nearest weather station): 463 feet

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13. Jazan, Saudi Arabia
> Avg. temp., summer of 2017: 95 °F
> Hottest month: July (96 °F)
> Elevation (at nearest weather station): 16 feet

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12. Jacobabad, Pakistan
> Avg. temp., summer of 2017: 95 °F
> Hottest month: May (99 °F)
> Elevation (at nearest weather station): 184 feet

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11. Yanbu, Saudi Arabia
> Avg. temp., summer of 2017: 95 °F
> Hottest month: August (97 °F)
> Elevation (at nearest weather station): 36 feet

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