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Science says temperatures of more than 50C are coming to Australia

This year will be one of the top three hottest on record, with record-breaking extreme weather, according to the World Meteorological Organisation’s (WMO) provisional Statement on the State of the Climate. The WMO also says long-term signs of climate change, such as growing carbon dioxide concentrations, sea level rise and ocean acidification, continue. Arctic sea ice coverage is still below average and the previously stable Antarctic sea ice extent is at or near a record low. It is very [...]