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Australia has its hottest day on record

Australia this week experienced its hottest day on record and the heatwave is expected to worsen, exacerbating an already unprecedented bushfire season, authorities said Wednesday. The average nationwide temperatures of 40.9 degrees Celsius, or 105.6 degrees Fahrenheit, on Tuesday beat the previous record of 40.3 degrees Celsius in January 2013, the Bureau of Meteorology said. […]