Salt Lake City is a city in and the state capital of the state of Utah; it is also the state’s largest city. Salt Lake City is usually abbreviated to Salt Lake, or even SLC. Regardless of the nickname, the city had a population of over 180,000 at the time of the 2000 US Census, and it is also a principal city of the Salt Lake City-Ogden-Clearfield Combined Statistical Area, which has a total combined population of 1.6 million people.

Salt Lake City was originally founded as the Great Salt Lake City in 1847 by a group of Mormons led by Brigham Young, a Mormon prophet (Brigham Young University is named after him). The pioneers used modern irrigation techniques to make the land habitable and to this day the city is known for being the headquarters of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints (the Mormon Church).

Salt Lake City is known for its hot, dry summers and cold, windy winters. During the summer months the city’s temperatures hit around 89 degrees during the day, with overnight lows often hitting around 64 degrees. During winters, however, temperatures hit around 46 degrees during the day, with lows often dropping to around 27 degrees overnight.

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