Amid soaring temperatures across Australia during the summer months, the country has been battling with an ongoing wildfire crisis which has affected several states, including New South Wales and Victoria, since September. Every state has now seen temperatures exceed 104 degrees Fahrenheit (40 degrees Celsius). As fires continue to blaze, we look at the crisis in pictures.
(Pictured) Firefighters drag their water hose after putting out a spot fire near Moruya,
New South Wales, on Jan. 4, 2020.