Off the Grid: Most Extreme Places Humans Call Home

Regardless of where we live, we always seem to be able to find a reason to complain about some aspect of the weather. We feel like we’re living in one of the most extreme places on the planet when it’s a little hot or a little cold out.

The summers in the Pacific Northwest are great, but the winters are so gray and drizzly! You can’t beat springtime in the South, but the summer is brutal! New England has the best autumns in the world, but the winters there are so cold!

Listen up. If a muggy summer or a few gray winter days are your biggest seasonal disappointment, you’ve got nothing these people you’re about to see. They live in the most extreme places on Earth that will make your small complaints seem like nothing at all.

Here are 15 of the most extreme places people call home.