Since The Country’s 1960 Highest Temperature Of 123 Degrees In Oodnadatta, Australia Has Now Recorded The Hottest Day Temp. Of 117 Degrees In Birdsville, Queensland. The Country’s Average Temp. Is So Hot, Thanks To Climate Change, Even Birds Are Seeking Refuge Under Tree Shades. The Temp. Rise Also Increased The Risk Of Bush Fires.
Australia Records Its Hottest Day. At Least for Now. – The New York Times
A national heat wave pushed high temperatures across the country on Tuesday to an average of 105.6 degrees. Even more heat is in the forecast.