Not only was 2019 Australia’s hottest and driest year ever, but we twice cracked our hottest average day, saw an uptick in bushfire-generated dry-lightning storms and had, temporarily, the world’s worst worst air quality and hottest temperatures. That's not to mention country's worst bushfires.
Nation on Fire / Environment
Australia isn’t the only place battling extreme weather in the new year
Fake snow and cold snaps: while Australia fights the bushfires, the rest of the world had its own crises to deal with.