On 11 January Canberra in Australia had its lowest temperature in recorded history. Canberra airport recorded 1.6 celsius the lowest January temperature ever recorded!
In Austria in the town of Ischgl in the Alps ten feet of snow has fallen in two days! Many have been stranded in St Anton, Arlberg and about a week ago thousands were stranded in Zermatt. The Austrian weather centre ZAMG said some places had not seen snow so deep in 30 years. South Germany, France and Switzerland have also experienced heavy snow.