The Temperatures in parts of Australia don't look like cooling anytime soon either and yesterday was the hottest day in Sydney since 1939 were the mercury hit 48c
Hundreds of flying foxes have dropped dead in the sky as their brains “fry” in the searing heat.
About 7,000 properties across New South Wales were left without electricity, partly because of the heat, the Sydney Morning Herald reported.
And with the Ashes coming to an end Sydney Cricket Ground endured the hottest day recorded during a Test match in Australia, the temperature in the ground for the 4th test was in the mid 40's
The high temperatures were also the cause of several blazes on Saturday, and a number of properties were destroyed in the states of Victoria and South Australia.
In September 2017, Australians were warned to prepare for a dangerous bushfire season after one of the driest winters on record.