Western Australia

Australia fires: weather bureau says Tuesday was nation’s hottest day on record – live | Australia news

Thousands across Victoria are without power as the state swelters, with just one day of respite from the hot weather before the mercury soars again. Melbourne reached a scorching 39.7C just before 3pm today, while the state’s northwest is expecting to crack the mid-40s, AAP has reported. Power went out out for about 3,000 PowerCorp …

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Western Australia bushfire out of control as temperatures expected to surge above 40C | Australia news

An out-of-control bushfire has burnt through more than 11,000 hectares of land north of Perth with residents urged to leave while they still can. The blaze is moving west after an early morning wind change, the Department of Fire and Emergency Services said on Saturday. “People in Guilderton should leave now in a northerly direction …

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