Temperature Near 40 in Australia

Posted by on Tuesday, January 17, 2017
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If you are tired of our cold weather lately, this story should warm you up.

It is Summer in Australia and temperatures are nearing 40 degrees Celsius in some areas.

Victoria is contending with hot weather where bush fire alerts are in place across the state with total fire bans in place.
Tuesday is likely to be the hottest days of the summer in Melbourne where a high of 38 is expected. December 28 is the hottest so far with a high of 38.2.

Severe thunderstorms have been rolling across Australia as well bringing heavy rainfall. Ipswich received 121 mm of rain, Brisbane recorded 83 mm of rain, and New South Wales picked up a whopping 188 mm.

There will be a break in the heat over the next few days.

The Team

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