The hottest Test day on record appeared to be 43.1 degree Celsius in Adelaide in 1908, the Bureau of Meteorology told the Sydney Morning Herald.
Record high temperatures in Australia have sparked bush fires across three states in the south east, burning several homes and other buildings to the ground.
"Sorry, in our earlier checks we missed a 47.8 degrees C temperature recorded at an old Richmond station (now closed) in 1939".
The temperature in Sydney hit an nearly 80-year high of 47.3 degrees Celsius (117 Fahrenheit) on Sunday - a sharp contrast to the bitter cold that has gripped much of the U.S.
So, while brutally cold temperatures hit the U.S., emergency services in Sydney prepared residents on the other side of the equator for dangers of a different sort. Police are advising people to stay hydrated and look out for the elderly.
In Penrith, west of Sydney, residents sweltered as the town bore the brunt of the heat on Sunday.
The greater Sydney area was given a severe fire danger rating.
A total fire ban is in place across Sydney and the Hunter region as NSW residents face temperatures soaring into the mid-40s.
At the Sydney Cricket Ground, spectators removed their shirts as they watched the fifth Ashes Test between Australia and England.
The extreme heat forced a stop in play at the Sydney International tennis tournament after the mercury reached 40C at 10am.
There's some relief in sight however, with temperatures predicted to be slightly "colder" Monday - a maximum of 33 degrees Celsius or 91.4 degrees Fahrenheit for those hunkering down in the cold further north.
Cancer deaths have fallen yet again, thanks mostly to huge declines in smoking , the American Cancer Society said Thursday. With the variation in cancer death rate, the lifetime probability is still higher in men than women.
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Oakland traded Gruden to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers , where he won a Super Bowl in his first season in 2003. The person spoke on condition of anonymity Friday because the team has made no formal announcement.
WPXI traveled down to Florida to meet with Shazier's parents and learned that the young linebacker is making progress. Shazier's father expressed hope that his son would soon work with the team again. "He said, 'Daddy, pray for me".
He was down on the court for several minutes, but was able to walk to the locker room under his own power. Griffin, a 5-time All-Star, has already missed 14 games this season with a sprained knee ligament.
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While the onboard crew was talking to the woman, Ramamoorthy's wife came to the back to see what was going on, Jawad said. The woman immediately reported the incident to flight attendants who said she "appeared visibly upset and was crying".
The Dukes face No. 2 seed North Dakota State (13-1), FCS champs for five straight seasons from 2011-15. With the game in the final minutes, JMU ran a fake punt with Harry O'Kelly to continue the drive.
Other teams have also done it, with one of the most recent notable coaching hires being Joe Gibbs in Washington. Hours after the game, the Oakland Raiders made it official by sending out tweet and press release.
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