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  • 72157 Baker Blvd. Map It
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Updated 05/05/2014

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Baker's 134-foot-tall thermometer, the world's tallest such instrument, pays homage to the record U.S. temperature, 134°F, recorded in Death Valley on July 10, 1913. Note: As of 2013, the thermometer is no longer working, and is currently up for sale.

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72157 Baker Blvd., near Death Valley Rd., Baker, California, 92309, United States

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