This Is The Coldest Place On Earth... See It, And You’ll Never Complain About The Weather Again.

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The "Road of Bones"route to Oymyakon was taken on an evening with temperatures of -58F (-50c).

If you think where you live has brutally cold weather, you won't feel so bad after seeing this. In the remote village of Oymyakon, Russia, winter temperatures average -58F (-50C). The coldest temperature ever recorded in Oymyakon was -96.16F (-71.2C) back in 1924. Photographer [Amos Chapple][1] journeyed there for interesting pictures about life in the extreme cold temperatures. The frigid conditions gave him challenges, even focusing the lens on his camera was a difficult as opening a pickle jar. He told [Weather.com][2], "*I was wearing thin trousers when I first stepped outside into minus 47 C. I remember feeling like the cold was physically gripping my legs, the other surprise was that occasionally my saliva would freeze into needles that would prick my lips.*" Take a look at these photos and see if you think you could endure a few days in this frosty little town. [1]: https://www.facebook.com/amoschapplephotography [2]: http://www.weather.com/travel/news/breathtaking-photos-coldest-city-world-20140128

Amos Chapple

Oymakon is considered to be the coldest permanently inhabited settlement in the world.

Amos Chapple

A woman carefully walks over an ice-covered bridge in Yakutsk, a two-day drive from Oymakon.

Amos Chapple

A statue of Ivan Kraft, one of the first governors of Yakutia, is covered in frost most of the year.

Amos Chapple

Only one shop in Oymyakon provides locals with supplies.

Amos Chapple

People who wear glasses cannot wear them outdoors or they will stick to their face.

A retired teacher is dressed for a quick run to the outdoor toilet.

Amos Chapple

Most toilets have long drops due to the difficulty of digging plumbing through the permanently frozen soil.

Amos Chapple

All homes in the village are encrusted with frost during the winter months.

Amos Chapple

A farmer closes the door on his cows' insulated stable.

Amos Chapple

A woman holds up a frozen rabbit as she shops for meat and fish in the central market of Yakutsk.

Amos Chapple

If cars are not kept in heated garages, those left outside have to be kept running otherwise they will not restart.

Amos Chapple

A woman uses her mitten to shield her face from the bitter cold on a -63.4F (-53C) day.

Amos Chapple

A coal-fired heating plant provides the village with heat.

Amos Chapple

A guard dog chained outside wishes he could be indoors.

Amos Chapple

Shoes left outside will remain frozen until the springtime.

Amos Chapple

Planes cannot fly into the area in the winter. The only way out of Oymyakon is by way of the "Road of Bones."

Amos Chapple