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# temperature - Thursday 19 December, 2019

Australia has its hottest day on record again - increasing it by a full degree

The average national temperature increased from 40.9 degrees Celsius on Tuesday, to 41.9 degrees yesterday.

# temperature - Tuesday 3 December, 2019

2019 set to be 'one of the hottest years on record'

This year is likely to be the second or third hottest in records dating back to the 19th century, with the world experiencing a decade of record heat.

# temperature - Tuesday 14 May, 2019

Orange forest fire warning in place as temperatures rise

People are being reminded not to light fires near forests or open land.

# temperature - Wednesday 6 February, 2019

The last four years were the hottest on record, UN confirms

The 20 warmest years in history all occurred within the last 22 years.

# temperature - Friday 4 January, 2019

How climate change could lead to 'enormous' losses for the global fishing industry Cod

How climate change could lead to 'enormous' losses for the global fishing industry

Not limiting the global rise in temperature by 1.5 degrees Celsius could have a huge impact.

# temperature - Saturday 4 August, 2018

Three dead as near-record temperatures heat up Europe

The temperature is due to hit as high as 46 degrees in Portugal.

# temperature - Thursday 28 June, 2018

Water levels to be dropped in Dublin as temperatures soar

Irish Water has asked the public to conserve water where possible during the hot weather.

# temperature - Wednesday 25 January, 2017

Climate change could be a lot worse than we first thought...

New research from scientists, including some from Maynooth University, suggests temperatures may have risen higher than was previously feared.

# temperature - Tuesday 19 July, 2016

Today is going to be one of the hottest days of the year

It’s due to hit 27 degrees in parts of the country.

# temperature - Tuesday 31 May, 2016

From The Daily Edge 5 places Ireland was hotter than today Scorchio

5 places Ireland was hotter than today

State of you, Venice.

# temperature - Friday 22 January, 2016

Good news - Ireland is set for a lovely warm weekend

Current temperatures are about six degrees higher than the Irish January average.

# temperature - Tuesday 3 November, 2015

October was the driest in five years and broke sunshine records

Casement Aerodrome recorded its sunniest October day since the station opened in 1964.

# temperature - Friday 22 May, 2015

From The Daily Edge NPR has published the greatest correction ever Correction

NPR has published the greatest correction ever

Stay with us.

# temperature - Monday 5 January, 2015

Ireland's hottest place in 2014 was...

Hot, wet and windy. That’s pretty much how you’d describe Ireland’s weather last year.

# temperature - Thursday 16 October, 2014

Nurse with Ebola given permission to fly but officials now looking for 132 passengers

The officials now admit she should not have been allowed to take the flight.

# temperature - Wednesday 26 March, 2014

From The Daily Edge 21 thoughts every single person has had in the shower Lather Rinse Repeat

21 thoughts every single person has had in the shower

How many imaginary arguments have you won while washing?

# temperature - Friday 3 January, 2014

2013 was Australia's hottest year on record

Heatwave and bushfires dominated the landscape down under last year.

# temperature - Monday 22 July, 2013

Warm weather likely to cool this week (sorry)

The weather is expected to gradually become cooler and more unsettled through the rest of the week.

# temperature - Sunday 7 July, 2013

Tricks to help you sleep well in the heat

Cool down, won’t you?

# temperature - Saturday 6 July, 2013

Hotter planet will increase risk of wildfires

The nature of wildfires is changing – in the US, they eat through twice as many acres per year as they did 40 years ago.

# temperature - Friday 5 July, 2013

What happens to your body when you drink alcohol and swim

Around 140 people drown in Ireland each year – and a third of these drownings have alcohol as a contributory factor.

# temperature - Monday 20 May, 2013

Is it summer yet? Well, not quite...

We’ll see temperatures reaching up to 18 degrees this week, but the clouds aren’t going away.

# temperature - Sunday 19 May, 2013

USA on alert of invasion... from cicadas

The cricket-like insects are overdue an invasion after 17 years – and have been seen amassing in two east coast states.

# temperature - Tuesday 2 April, 2013

March was coldest in decades in many parts of Ireland

Last month Met Éireann recorded record low temperatures and some stations reported it as the wettest month in five years.

# temperature - Tuesday 26 March, 2013

Met Éireann issues weather warning as snow and 'bitter cold' hits Brrr This post contains images

Met Éireann issues weather warning as snow and 'bitter cold' hits

Planning to go outside today? Wear all the clothes you can fit on your body. It’s freezing out there.

# temperature - Saturday 2 March, 2013

February was one of the sunniest on record

However Met Éireann said it was not one of the driest in five years despite lower than average rainfall.

# temperature - Saturday 2 February, 2013

Yes, January was one of the dullest months ever

It was also pretty wet.

# temperature - Wednesday 9 January, 2013

Cooler weather aids Australia firefighters

Firefighters are taking advantage of cooler temperatures to quell bushfires across Australia, but warn of hotter weather will return this weekend.

# temperature - Tuesday 8 January, 2013

Record heat sees Australia map upgrade

The country’s government weather bureau has had to upgrade its temperature scale with new colours to reflect high heat forecast.

Australia bushfires rage in 'catastrophic' conditions

Wildfires raged across Australia’s most populous state today, threatening homes and triggering evacuations.

# temperature - Saturday 22 September, 2012

From The Daily Edge Should eggs be stored in the fridge? The Answer. You Asked

Should eggs be stored in the fridge? The Answer.

The Food Safety of Authority saw the debate on Monday’s Burning Question – and came up with a definitive response.

# temperature - Saturday 31 March, 2012

Census and celsius: the week in statistics

How many of us are there in Ireland? How hot was it here last week? And how much is Will Ferrell’s next film going to make?

# temperature - Tuesday 26 July, 2011

Grab your shorts, we might get a 'heat wave' this week

Irish Weather Online’s forecast says that temperatures may reach the 20s this week – even up to 27 or 28°C in the southeast.