Originally Posted by poohbear_nc
I would guess it would have occurred in Antarctica - I have read that the winds coming off the mountains covered by glaciers produce phenomenal low temps. Diaries by Scott, Amundsen, and others report daily temps of -50 C as bearable, so I would guess a record low would be considerably lower. So, I'll guess -75 C.
It was in Antarctica, yes, but not -75 C.