It’s pretty nice in Sochi: daytime highs are in the 50’s and 60’s. Not the best weather for snow- and ice-based sporting events.
Frankly, you’d expect freezing temps and a little snowfall here and there during the winter Olympics. But let’s go further. Which winter Olympics had the nastiest, most inhospitable weather? Incessant blizzards, dangerously low temperatures and high winds, devasting ice storms?