by Cathy Drummond
Sydney suburb becomes hottest place on Earth as temperatures reach 120 degrees, while the wildfire death toll reaches 23. It is hot in Sydney, Australia. The Guardian reports temperatures have soared to a record 120 degrees. Canberra, the Capital city of Australia, and Penrith, the outer western suburb of Sydney Australia, have both experienced some of the hottest temperatures on record. Saturday’s record high temperature made the suburb of Penrith the Hottest Place on Earth.