The Canberra Times
Tuesday, 5 December 2023

Climate change preparation key as Canberra beats heatwave record

By Jasper Lindell
Updated January 18 2019 - 4:42pm, first published 4:41pm

Canberra has experienced its longest run of days above 40 degrees, with the temperature hitting 40.1 at 3.41pm on Friday afternoon, while experts say the city needs to quickly adapt to more extreme heat driven by climate change.

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