Temperature

Wild Weather Hits Melbourne...MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - JULY 31:  People shelter from the rain under umbrellas as they cross the road from Federation Square on July 31, 2014 in Melbourne, Australia. Temperatures dropped and strong winds of over 100mk/h hit Melbourne this afternoon, bringing rain and hail across the state.  (Photo by Scott Barbour/Getty Images)

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Braving the weather in Federation Square in Melbourne, Australia as temperatures dropped and strong winds of over 100km an hour hit the city this afternoon, bringing rain and hail across the state. Read more

Autumn Colours In The North Yorkshire Moors...PICKERING, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 26:  Mist lies in a valley near Goathland in the North Yorkshire Moors at sunrise on September 26, 2013 in Pickering, England. More seasonal Autumnal weather is returning to much of the UK after a late spell of warmer than average temperatures.

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Mist lies in a valley near Goathland in the North Yorkshire Moors at sunrise on Thursday in Pickering, England. More seasonal autumnal weather is returning to much of the UK after a late spell of warmer-than-average temperatures. Read more

People sit in the sun in Sheldon Square in west London...People sit in the sun in Sheldon Square in west London July 19, 2013. Britain's first prolonged heatwave in seven years has taken the country by surprise, with rails buckling, shops selling out of electric fans, and scientists estimating the surge in temperature could have caused hundreds of premature deaths.   REUTERS/Paul Hackett   (BRITAIN - Tags: ENVIRONMENT)

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People sit in the sun in Sheldon Square in west London on Friday. Britain’s first prolonged heatwave in seven years has taken the country by surprise, with rails buckling, shops selling out of electric fans, and scientists estimating the surge in temperature could have caused hundreds of premature deaths. Read more

A man takes a rest in a park from the heat in Shanghai on July 2, 2013. The Shanghai Meteorological Bureau forecast a heat wave as temperatures reached 38 degrees celcius in the city according to state run media.

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A man takes a rest in a park from the heat in Shanghai on Tuesday. The Shanghai Meteorological Bureau forecast a heat wave as temperatures reached 38 degrees Celsius in the city according to state run media.

Pakistan Handmade Fan Production...epa03711469 A young Pakistani man works on handmade fan at a craft shop in Peshawar, Pakistan, 22 May 2013. The fans are highly welcomed and requested these days as temperatures rose to up to 49 degrees Celcius in parts of Pakistan and meteorologists forecast the hot and dry weather to continue in many areas across the country.  EPA/BILAWAL ARBAB

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A young man works on a handmade fan at a craft shop in Peshawar, Pakistan, on Wednesday. The fans are in great demand as temperatures rise to about 49C in parts of the country and meteorologists forecast that the hot and dry conditions will continue Read more