According to a new study, an inverse relationship exists between humidity and reported Covid-19 cases in Sydney, both as the number of Covid-19 cases increased and declined, showing that dry air aids the spread of the novice virus.
A massive bushfire is currently scorching through more than 300 hectares of land along the Pacific Highway on the outskirts of the NSW-Queensland boundary.
Well, Dr Benger noted that it was too early and quite challenging to predict and that the Bureau’s announcement does not guarantee that the Australian region will hit La Nina’s thresholds in this year.
An extreme weather warning has been issued for several parts of the state as heavy rainfall is forecast throughout the state all morning and for the rest of the day.
In 2019, Australia recorded its driest spring ever which fueled the dreadful bushfire in multiple Australian states and territories. This year, spring is likely to look so different for most parts of the country.
After the race came to a close, Tim Declercq a Deceuninck-QuickStep rider shared a photo of his seriously injured back with scary red welts of where the huge hailstones pelted him.
Australia has in recent years bore the brunt of the costly effects of climate change as the country continues to get battered by extreme weather events including heatwaves, floods, heavy storms, rising temperatures and prolonged drought, all of which have increased the risks of disease, damage, injury and even death.
The wild weather spectacle is far from over, with bureau of meteorologist (BOM) warning that storms, snow, wind, rain, freezing temperatures and violent seas were all on the menu.
Almost 80,000 jobs are set to be created through a new stimulus plan aimed at rescue the country’s economy from current recession caused by the effects of Covid-19 while helping tackle the climate crisis; this is according to an analysis recently commissioned by the Climate Council.
Residents living in areas prone to floods have been advised to secure any loose items in their outdoors as motorists are warned against driving through flooded roads or waters.