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10 coldest states in America (Photos)

<div class="meta image-caption"><div class="origin-logo origin-image "><span></span></div><span class="caption-text">1. Alaska  Not surprisingly, the country&#39;s northernmost state takes the cold temperature crown. With numbers from just this year lower than half the country&#39;s all-time lows, Alaskans have every right to say, &#34;You don&#39;t know what cold is, son.&#34;   This year&#39;s low*: -41  *Data collected Dec. 30-Jan. 19 by the National Weather Service, including only weather stations that have already reported these weeks. All temperatures are in Fahrenheit.</span></div>
November 21, 2013 12:00:00 AM PST