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World Meteorological Organization (WMO) - Press Briefing: Record Artic temperature (Geneva, 23 June 2020)
23 Jun 2020 -  "The World Meteorological Organization (WMO) is seeking to verify reports of a new temperature record north of the Artic circle. This is a reported 38° Celsius which if you covert it to Fahrenheit is more than 100 degrees Fahrenheit (100.4 F). It was reported in the Russian town of Verkoyansk amid a prolonged Siberian heatwave and increase in wildfire activity" - Clare Nullis, Spokesperson for the World Meteorological Organization (WMO)