A massive snow storm has brought Istanbul to a freezing halt, with countless drivers forces to spend the night in their cars or walk home.
Heavy snowfall is rare in Greece's capital Athens but the city has been hit by snowstorms for a second consecutive year.
Perth hit 40.4C just after noon on Sunday, marking the sixth successive day the city has reached temperatures of 40C and above.
Perth’s record-breaking heatwave could be the catalyst for a potentially fatal brain bug, experts have warned.
Perth has reached 40C for the fifth day in a row, breaking yet another weather record for the State.
Australian children and teens are dealing with rising anxiety about climate change but adults can ease the mental burden, a new paper suggests.
The South West can expect another sweltering weekend as WA experiences one of the hottest summer periods in history.
Parts of South Australia are set to hit by heavy rain, prompting flood warnings and calls for locals and visitors to remain vigilant.
As the mercury went past 40 degrees today for the third successive day, it marked the eighth time had sweltered past that mark this summer.
Beaches are set to be packed as Perth sweats through yet another heat wave.
Australian scientists are turning carbon dioxide into solid carbon in what could be a game changer for emissions-heavy industries fuelling climate change.
As heatwaves are expected to become more frequent and more intense, regional Australians and their communities are learning how to adapt.
A dangerous winter storm has swept across Canada and the eastern US, knocking out power and grounding thousands of holiday weekend flights.
Jan Wolfe and Kanishka Singh
A tsunami warning has been issued for parts of Australia's east coast after an undersea volcanic explosion near Tonga.
Broome has been battered by wild weather, triggered by ex-Tropical Cyclone Tiffany, with strong winds, thunderstorms, rain and even hail smashing the coastal town overnight.
The South West is set for its coolest weekend in weeks, with the mercury likely to drop well below 30C in most parts of the region.
Western Australia's northwest coast has experienced some of its hottest temperatures on record, with the heatwave set to continue for parts of the region.
Perth is set for another summer scorcher next week, with the mercury expected to crack 40 degrees for the first time this month.
A tropical cyclone has been downgraded after it slammed into Queensland before tracking west and crossing into the Northern Territory.
The European Union's Copernicus Climate Change Service says the last seven years were the world's warmest "by a clear margin" in records dating back to 1850.
Seven of the past nine years have been among New Zealand's warmest on record, and 2021 was the hottest of the lot, according to NIWA's Annual Climate Summary.
The number of tourists killed when a heavy snowstorm buried their cars on route to a Pakistan snow resort has risen to 22.
A city centre has been inundated while a father and daughter survived for two nights by clinging to a tree as floodwaters wreak havoc in Queensland.
At least 21 people who were stuck in their vehicles have died after temperatures plunged during heavy snowfall at a mountain resort town in Pakistan.
Qamar Zaman, dpa
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