List of Countries by Highest Temperature

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All countries by highest recorded temperature

The next list is intended to show all countries according to the highest temperature ever recorded in the region, and the year in which that temperature was last observed.

Rank
Country or Area
[source]
Highest
Temperature
Recorded
(°C)
[source]
Date
Recorded
1United States of America56.701913
2Tunisia55.001931
3Israel54.001942
3Iran (Islamic Republic of)54.002017
3Kuwait54.002016
6Iraq53.902016
7Pakistan53.702017
8United Arab Emirates52.102002
9Saudi Arabia52.002010
10Algeria51.301979
11India51.102005
12Egypt51.00????
13Oman50.802017
14Australia50.701960
14Western Sahara50.701961
16Qatar50.402010
17China50.302015
18Turkmenistan50.101983
19Jordan50.002002
19South Africa50.001918
21Afghanistan49.902009
22Sudan49.702010
23Canada49.502021
24Syrian Arab Republic49.40????
25Kazakhstan49.10????
26Argentina48.901905
27Turkey48.801993
28Niger48.202010
29Greece48.001977
30Eswatini47.70????
31Chad47.602010
32Portugal47.402003
33Spain47.302017
34Burkina Faso47.201984
34Myanmar47.202010
36Italy47.002007
37Bolivia (Plurinational State of)46.702010
38Nigeria46.402010
39Bosnia and Herzegovina46.201901
39Cyprus46.202020
41Azerbaijan46.00????
41France46.002019
41Nepal46.00????
44North Macedonia45.702007
45Russian Federation45.402010
46Bulgaria45.201916
47Bangladesh45.101972
48Colombia45.002015
48Guatemala45.00????
48Kiribati45.00????
48Paraguay45.002009
52Chile44.902017
52Serbia44.902007
54Brazil44.802020
54Montenegro44.802012
56Thailand44.602016
57Romania44.501951
58Botswana44.002016
58Kyrgyzstan44.00????
58Mongolia44.001999
58Uruguay44.001943
62Malta43.801999
63Armenia43.702011
64Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)43.602015
65Ghana43.302015
66Dominican Republic43.001954
67Croatia42.801981
68Viet Nam42.702015
69Germany42.602019
69Cambodia42.602016
71Republic of Moldova42.402012
71New Zealand42.401973
71Yemen42.402010
74Lao People's Democratic Republic42.302016
75Philippines42.201969
76Ukraine42.002010
77Hungary41.902007
78Belgium41.802019
79Switzerland41.502003
80Japan41.102018
81Republic of Korea41.002018
82Slovenia40.802013
83Netherlands40.702019
84Indonesia40.601997
85Austria40.502013
86Czechia40.402012
87Slovakia40.302007
88Poland40.201921
88China, Taiwan Province of China40.202004
90Malaysia40.101998
91Bhutan40.001997
91Panama40.001998
91Puerto Rico40.001996
94Belarus38.902010
94Mauritius38.90????
96Cuba38.801999
97United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland38.702019
98Suriname38.001947
99China, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region37.902016
100Latvia37.802014
101Lithuania37.501994
102Finland37.202010
103Singapore37.001983
104Maldives36.801991
105Denmark36.401975
106Solomon Islands36.102010
107Estonia35.601992
107Norway35.601970
109Samoa35.301968
110Antigua and Barbuda34.901995
111Seychelles34.802013
112Ireland33.301887
113Iceland30.501939
114Greenland30.101915