Beachgoers are seen at Bondi Beach, Sydney, Australia, January 15, 2019. Picture taken January 15, 2019.  AAP Image/Ben Rushton/via REUTERS  ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY. NO RESALES. NO ARCHIVE. AUSTRALIA OUT. NEW ZEALAND OUT. NO COMMERCIAL OR EDITORIAL SALES IN NEW ZEALAND. NO COMMERCIAL OR EDITORIAL SALES IN AUSTRALIA.
Beachgoers at Bondi Beach, Sydney, Australia, on January 15, 2019. The first month of the year was Australia's hottest on record. AAP via Reuters

January declared Australia's hottest month ever