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37 People Trying Not To Melt In The Hottest Place On Earth

Australia is in the grips of an epic heatwave, with the UN today naming Adelaide the hottest city in the world. People are coping as best they can.

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1. Australians just cannot even deal right now.

Kill me now... #heatwave #melbourne (live data http://t.co/Jz1MfvMD7n)

rixi@qx

Kill me now... #heatwave #melbourne (live data http://t.co/Jz1MfvMD7n)

09:31 AM - 14 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

2. It's a struggle to stay cool.

Maybe I should have put this together before the wine #heatwave

Tom Cowie@tom_cowie

Maybe I should have put this together before the wine #heatwave

11:34 PM - 13 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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The feeling at Henley Beach right now... #heatwave #adelaide

Melissa Wildy@MelissaWildy7

The feeling at Henley Beach right now... #heatwave #adelaide

09:12 AM - 13 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

4.

I don't have any clothes cool enough for going outside today. There are no clothes in the world cool enough for today. #heatwave

Trishy@MonsterAtTheEnd

I don't have any clothes cool enough for going outside today. There are no clothes in the world cool enough for today. #heatwave

10:26 AM - 16 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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"Latest addition the commute."

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"Sitting in my jocks eating a #ZooperDooper for breakfast."

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"You know it's hot in Adelaide when even your pool is struggling to keep you cool. "

10. People are unhappy.

My daughter's name is Adelaide and she's only 6. I'm not comfortable with people saying how hot she is. #heatwave

Simon Kennedy@Simon_Kennedy

My daughter's name is Adelaide and she's only 6. I'm not comfortable with people saying how hot she is. #heatwave

10:24 AM - 16 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

11.

Watching the Aussie weather forcast, 44degrees Saturday!! My ginger skin will be in tatters #heatwave

Kieren Raven@KierenRaven

Watching the Aussie weather forcast, 44degrees Saturday!! My ginger skin will be in tatters 😶 #heatwave

07:55 AM - 10 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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"The heat has stolen my soul!!!!!!"

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Eventually, you will have to give the tennis to Hobart, Melbourne

David Pope@davpope

Eventually, you will have to give the tennis to Hobart, Melbourne

08:30 AM - 16 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

18.

LET'S BURN DOWN THE BUREAU OF METEOROLOGY SO THIS HEAT WAVE NEVER HAPPENS AGAIN. #melbourne #heatwave

Patrick Stafford@pdstafford

LET'S BURN DOWN THE BUREAU OF METEOROLOGY SO THIS HEAT WAVE NEVER HAPPENS AGAIN. #melbourne #heatwave

06:23 PM - 15 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

21. A lot of people are still having fun.

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"It's another scorcher in Melbourne so we had early morning fun in the sun - Operation Ice Age Dinosaur Rescue - it took us about half an hour of bashing to get the Dino's out!"

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A tad dramatic? This guy is using his car as an oven. #ilovesydney #Heatwave

Steven Lopez@augrunt

A tad dramatic? This guy is using his car as an oven. #ilovesydney #Heatwave

09:49 AM - 22 Dec 13ReplyRetweetFavorite

27. Staying hydrated is top priority.

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"10am #slurpee at work, doing the #heatwave right"

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can your dog do this? guarding the liquid gold during the melbourne heatwave:

Sean Power@seanpower9

can your dog do this? guarding the liquid gold during the melbourne heatwave:

07:56 PM - 13 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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Gross but good - how dehydrated are you? from @NSWRFS the urine chart for #firefighters #Heatwave @smh

Lew Short@lewshort14

Gross but good - how dehydrated are you? from @NSWRFS the urine chart for #firefighters #Heatwave @smh

01:59 PM - 13 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

30. And taking care of our animals is super important.

Hope UR coping in today's #heatwave! Be sure to leave water dishes out for thirsty wildlife: http://t.co/Nba1YV0smO

Animals Australia@AnimalsAus

Hope UR coping in today's #heatwave! Be sure to leave water dishes out for thirsty wildlife: http://t.co/Nba1YV0smO

01:32 PM - 19 Dec 13ReplyRetweetFavorite

31.

Honey, a Syrian Brown Bear enjoys an ice-block consisting of meat, fish, veg & fruits at Melbourne Zoo. #heatwave

The Age Photography@theage_photo

Honey, a Syrian Brown Bear enjoys an ice-block consisting of meat, fish, veg & fruits at Melbourne Zoo. #heatwave

01:05 PM - 14 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

37. But it's just all too much.

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