# At What Temperature Does Water Boil at the Top of Mt Everest?

## Answer

The top of Mount Everest is 29,029 feet high. Under normal conditions, the boiling point of water is at 212 degrees Fahrenheit. At the top of Mount Everest, the boiling point is 159.8 degrees Fahrenheit. The boiling point decreases 1 degree Fahrenheit every 500 feet in elevation.
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