How Hot Can Water Get?

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At sea level, the boiling point of water is 212 F. At that point it is no longer liquid water, but steam. Steam can be much hotter. The record temperature of steam seem to be 1200 to 1500 F. You can find more information here: http://www.ms.ornl.gov/programs/energyeff/ats/highperf.htm
1 Additional Answer
Water boils at 212 degrees Fahrenheit or 100 degrees Celsius. Under certain laboratory conditions, it can become superheated to high temperatures and maintain a continued gaseous state.
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