Driest ever September deepens Australia’s drought

Vines are seen at Petersons vineyards in Hunter Valley, Australia September 3, 2018. REUTERS/Stefica Bikes/Files

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Australia had its driest September on record last month, and though spring rains are forecast this week across parts of the continent’s east that has seen the worst drought in years, the season is predicted to offer little relief from the dry weather. The country’s east coast has recorded less than a […]

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