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    Updated on May 13, 2020. Posted on Jul 22, 2011

    10 Places You Would Rather Be To Escape The Heat Today

    The keyword of the day is 'heatwave,' and you should be trying to get out of it. If I were you, I'd whip out your credit card and book a flight as soon as possible to one of these fine, chilly destinations.

    • 1. Reykjavik, Iceland

      Reykjavik, Iceland

      Current temperature: 57°F (14°C)

    • 2. Rothera, British Antarctic Territory

      Rothera, British Antarctic Territory

      Current temperature: 2°F (-17°C)

    • 3. Longyearbyen, Svalbard, Norway

      Longyearbyen, Svalbard, Norway

      Current temperature: 48°F (9°C)

    • 4. Stanley, Falkland Islands

      Stanley, Falkland Islands

      Current temperature: 41°F (5°C)

    • 5. Mount Everest (at 29,034 feet)

      Mount Everest (at 29,034 feet)

      Current temperature: -2°F (-19°C)

    • 6. Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, Canada

      Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, Canada

      Current temperature: 61°F (16°C)

    • 7. Seattle, Washington

      Seattle, Washington

      Current temperature: 56°F (13°C)

    • 8. Nuuk, Greenland

      Nuuk, Greenland

      Current temperature: 48°F (9°C)

    • 9. King Edward Point, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands

      King Edward Point, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands

      Current temperature: 35°F (2°C)

    • 10. Invercargill, New Zealand

      Invercargill, New Zealand

      Current temperature: 33°F (1°C)

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