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Australian temperatures could reach a scorching FIFTY DEGREES by the end of the century - but first we have to survive a 'supercharged' summer with record heatwaves and bushfires Climate Council report said 'unusually hot weather' would be 'commonplace'  Sydney and Melbourne may start seeing 50C days thanks to climate change  BoM is predicting above average temperatures across Australia this summer  Report found 206 heat records were broken across the country in 90-day period 

By Karen Ruiz For Daily Mail Australia

Published: 00:03 GMT, 3 December 2019 | Updated: 04:36 GMT, 3 December 2019

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Australian temperatures could reach dangerous highs before the end of the century because of climate change, a new report has revealed. 

The Climate Council has warned Sydney and Melbourne could begin experiencing 50C degree days if greenhouse emissions continue to rise.    

The experts warned this summer was also 'shaping up as another terrible trifecta of heatwaves, droughts and bushfires'.

'Climate change is supercharging the extreme weather events we are witnessing,' Climate Councillor and report author, Professor Will Steffen said.

'We have seen temperature records smashed, bushfires in winter and a prolonged drought. Climate change is influencing all of these things.' 

Beachgoers cool off at Bondi beach as a Climate Council report warns dangerous temperatures are forecast this summer

Beachgoers cool off at Bondi beach as a Climate Council report warns dangerous temperatures are forecast this summer

The report found more than 206 heat records were broken across Australia in just a 90-day period - with many regions seeing temp reach about 40C

The report found more than 206 heat records were broken across Australia in just a 90-day period - with many regions seeing temp reach about 40C 

The report said the 'unusually hot weather' blanketing the country would become 'commonplace'. 

'Sydney and Melbourne could experience unprecedented 50°C summer days by the end of the century — even if global

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