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17 Jan 2024

Sweden Hits Century's Lowest Temperature at -44.6C

The national weather agency SMHI confirmed that Vittangi, Sweden [witnessed a historic low of -44.6C](https://www.thelocal.com/20240116/sweden-records-coldest-temperature-of-the-century) on January 5th, surpassing the previous century’s -44C in 2001 in northern Dalarna. Record validation was delayed due to faults at meteorological stations amidst the severe cold snap.