High levels of air pollution forced travel restrictions around Paris on Monday, but some relief is on the way.
Today marks the start of the 2013 Eastern Pacific hurricane season and right on time the first tropical depression of the season has formed.
Tropical Cyclone Zane formed in the Coral Sea to the northeast of Queensland on Monday and quickly strengthened during the next 24 hours.
The lowest Easter temperature in recorded history across the United Kingdom occurred in Braemar, Scotland, as the temperatures fell to -12.5 C (9.5 F) Sunday.
Tropical Cyclone Tim strengthened slightly on Thursday over the open waters of the Coral Sea, east of Australia.Tropical Cyclone Tim, as seen by satellite as of 0530 UTC Friday, March 15, 2013.
The population of over 4.5 million suffered through the scorching heat that peaked at 114.4 degrees Fahrenheit (45.8 degrees Celsius) at the Observatory Hill.