Antarctica just had its warmest day on record

March 30, 2015 2:54 PM

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On Tuesday, March 24, temperatures on the southern continent reached the low 60s, according to reports from Weather Underground. Thermometers at Argentina's Esperanza Base, on the northern tip of Trinity Peninsula, recorded a high of 63.5 degrees Fahrenheit.

The high is believed to be an all-time record, beating out the high from just a day prior, at Argentina's Marambio Base, where thermometers recorded a high of 63.3 degrees Fahrenheit.

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