record heat in the south of chile

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Re: record heat in the south of chile

Post by Julito » Fri Feb 08, 2019 2:32 pm

Yes Adelaide Oz recently took over from Melbourne as the state capital to record the hottest temperature. I think it was something like 48C with small towns further North reaching 50C. My parents copped 46C 200kms North of Melbourne 2 weeks ago but by Australian Summer standards it isn´t unusual for it to reach that somewhere in the country on any given day. It´s only when it continues for several consecutive days it becomes a bit newsworthy.

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Re: record heat in the south of chile

Post by hlf2888 » Tue Dec 31, 2019 5:29 pm

Wonder what this summer holds as far as extreme temperatures. Locals tell me February is the hottest month. We are having a warm spell in the 7th region. 34C to 35C for next 4 days but since it is a dry heat, it is bearable. And it cools down at night. Because of the dryness it feels more like 30, don't even need the fan.

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Re: record heat in the south of chile

Post by admin » Tue Dec 31, 2019 6:47 pm

kind of warm today, at 26 in frutillar, but so far this has been a pretty cold, rainy spring here. I just figure the longer we drag that out, the less fire danger later in the year. On the other hand, lots more green vegetation to dry out later.
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Re: record heat in the south of chile

Post by fraggle092 » Tue Dec 31, 2019 7:43 pm

My office. No heating or cooling.
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In Serena they start to complain if it gets above 25°C. But the high humidity does amplify the heating/chilling effect
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