Australia's "Angry Summer" in 8 Images. (Discover, 3/5/2013)
Report Blames Climate Change for Extremes in Australia. (The New York Times, 3/4/2013)
What's been goin' on?
123 new weather records set in a 90-day period.
- Hottest summer on record
- Hottest day
- Hottest seven consecutive days
Australia has been keeping weather records for 102 years. Of the 21 days that the continent of Australia has averaged a high of 102 degrees, 8 of them occurred in 2013.
102 years = 37,320 days.