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A girl sticks out her tongue during snowfalls on a street in Hefei, Anhui province February 13, 2014.

Reuters

A girl lets snow fall on her tongue on a street in Hefei, Anhui province, in eastern China, on Thursday

Israeli soldiers gesture as they sit in front of the Mediterranean at Zikim beach, near the southern city of Ashkelon November 27, 2013. Unseasonable temperatures reaching 32 degrees Celsius were recorded in some areas of Israel on Wednesday.

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Israeli soldiers gesture in front of the Mediterranean at Zikim beach, near the southern city of Ashkelon, Israel

A boy cools off in a fountain at a park in Shanghai, China, Thursday, Aug. 1, 2013.  Hot weather has set in with temperatures rising up to 40 degrees Celsius (104 degrees Fahrenheit) in Shanghai.

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A boy cools off in a fountain at a park in Shanghai, China on Thursday. Hot weather has set in with temperatures rising up to 40 degrees Celsius (104 degrees Fahrenheit) in Shanghai.

Indian residents fill water containers f...Indian residents fill water containers from a government water supply truck in New Delhi on May 22, 2013.   With summer temperatures hovering around 45 degrees, residents are struggling with water shortages as Delhi has been going through a severe water shortage for the past few days after the upper Ganga Canal was shut for repairs.  AFP PHOTO/ Andrew Caballero-ReynoldsAndrew Caballero-Reynolds/AFP/Getty Images

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Residents fill water containers from a government water supply truck in New Delhi on Wednesday. Summer temperatures are hovering near 45 degrees and people are struggling with water shortages as a result of the upper Ganga Canal being shut for repairs. Read more