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Is it possible that hard drive temperature reading is inaccurate by a large margin?

I have a 3 - 4 year old 250GB WD hard drive that has shown abnormally high temperature readings ever since I bought it. The temperatures were so much higher than expected that I ended up attributing ...
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Maximum safe hard drive temperature?

I have two new-ish 1TB hard drives in my server, both running at 38 degrees C at the moment. Should I be worried?
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What is the recommended temperature range for a hard drive?

What is the best temp to keep harddrives running in? I have harddrives that keep failing due to the temp being to high.