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17 Pictures That Show How Bloody Cold It Is In Australia Right Now

Welcome to the "Blizzard Of Oz".

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1. You'd be forgiven for thinking this was somewhere in Canada.

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2. Or even a ski resort in the Swiss Alps.

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3. But this is 100% Australia rn.

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Yes, you read that right.

4. I mean, how could you tell? 😏

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The only accurate way to measure the snow depth tbh.


5. The Australian ski resorts have had a massive dump of snow recently.

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6. Some areas in NSW have seen up to 56 centimeters of the white stuff.

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7. ... while resorts across Victoria have been lashed by winds of more than 80km/h, creating white-out conditions.

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8. The storm has been dubbed the "Blizzard Of Oz".

9. The conditions have been the best of the 2017 ski season so far...

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10. ... with avid skiers and snowboarders lapping up the powder.

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11. So much snow has fallen that snowmen have been popping up everywhere.

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12. And even the odd snow spider. 😬

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I mean, this is Australia!


13. The resorts are also looking picture-perfect.

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14. Literal winter wonderlands.

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15. Welcome to winter... Oz style.

16. Just remember where you parked.

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