Freezing Temperatures in St. Louis

On December 24, 1872, a 20˚ below zero temperature was recorded for St. Louis.  

This post was contributed by Ross Malone. A historian and a retired school teacher, Ross has authored many books about Missouri’s history, weird facts, and folk tales. He has also written children’s historical fiction. Visit his website, and buy his books in the Missouri Life store.

Image from Flickr by OliBac licensed under CC 2.0