Maybe you've thought that West Java has a fairly cold temperature, especially in the highlands. One of them is an area that until now many people think that Puncak, West Java, or Malang is the coldest city.
It turned out that the information circulating in the community was wrong. Puncak, Malang City does have a cold temperature. However, there are areas that are colder than the Puncak City of Malang.
Kota Mulia is an area located in Puncak Jaya Wijaya, Papua. The area is dubbed the coldest city in Indonesia. The cold temperature in Mulia City exceeds Puncak, Malang City. The city of Mulis is located at an altitude of 2,448 meters above sea level.
Baca juga: Newcastle United dan Bayangan Isu HAM
The city is precisely located in a valley and is surrounded by the Jaya Wijaya Mountains. Usually, places close to mountains or in highlands have quite cold temperatures.
The temperature in Mulia City reaches 15 degrees Celsius during the day, while at night, the temperature can reach nine degrees Celsius.
In addition to the cold temperature, the city has rainfall that occurs almost all year round. So, most of the people who live there still live in Hanoi, the traditional house of Papua.
Hanoi houses without windows can prevent cold air from entering the house.
Meanwhile, cement-walled houses are usually only used for office buildings. (PUT)
Baca juga: Sudut Pandang Cafe Bandung