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Extreme heat: Australia temperatures reach 49c and are heading to 50c




Anyone who has ever been to Australia during their summer knows the extreme heat they face but are used to.

Well this year even the Australians can’t handle the heatwave they’re in the middle of.

Temperatures in southern Australia have reached 49c degrees.

The Bureau of Meteorology recorded temperatures of 49.1C north of Adelaide, while inside the city temperatures reached 46.6C, a record high since 1939.

Authorities have warned people to stay indoors and very hydrated. To also said to keep animals as hydrated as possible.

Temperatures are still on course to break past 50c degrees by next week.

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