Pedestrians are seen during the hot weather in Adelaide, where an Extreme Heatwave Emergency Warning was effective from 28 February. Photo: EPA

Australia breaks weather records with hottest ever summer, 50 degree days and more heatwaves to come

  • In January alone, Adelaide broke its all-time heat record with a 46.6 degree day, Port Augusta broke its record with 48.9 degrees, and then broke it again with 49.5 degrees a week later
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Pedestrians are seen during the hot weather in Adelaide, where an Extreme Heatwave Emergency Warning was effective from 28 February. Photo: EPA
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