We have all probably heard the saying “It’s so hot you could fry an egg on the sidewalk!” Turns out you could do just that if you happen to be in Titlagarh, Odihsa in India where tempratures have touched a scorching 45.5 degree Celsius, second only to 45.7.
— ANI (@ANI_news) May 19, 2017
The video has been retweeted over 500 times with many expressing disbelief.
Is it possible to fry an egg on the sidewalk if it’s hot enough?
Answer: Yes, theoretically. But it doesn’t actually get hot enough. “This question comes from the saying “It’s so hot you could fry an egg on the sidewalk!” How many kids, hearing it, actually try? Most likely they end up with a mess resembling scrambled eggs more than one sunny-side up. So what’s the problem?”