Hawley Lake Holds Record for Coldest Temperature in State

on November 20, 2005

The coldest temperature officially recorded in the state goes to Hawley Lake near Show Low (pop. 7,695), at an elevation of 8,200 feet, for a reading of 40 degrees below zero on Jan. 7, 1971. The state’s hottest temperature was recorded at Lake Havasu City (pop. 41,938), at an elevation of 482 feet, on June 29, 1994-when the mercury hit 128 degrees.

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