A wave of polar air is currently sweeping across Santa Catarina, Brazil bringing extreme cold temperatures in this tropical land. On Wednesday, June 8, 2016, subzero temperatures were recorded in 14 cities. On the Hill of the Church (Morro da Igreja) in Uribici, temperature plummeted to -18°C! Insane!

Santa Catarina in southern Brazil is being hit by a wave of extreme cold. 14 cities were in subzero temperatures at dawn on June 8, 2016. In one of Brazil’s coldest spots, the hill of the Church in Urubici, temperature of -1°C was registered. But taking into account the intense southerly winds, the temperature plummeted to -18 °C. READ MORE