Perlis has gone without any rain for 29 days in a row, and Chuping was the hottest town in the country at 36.9 °C last Thursday.
With rainfall increasingly scarce, irrigating crops can be a major challenge, but farmers in southeastern Spain have long relied on recycled wastewater in a model that is winning attention abroad.
On the shores of a reservoir that feeds one of Vietnam's biggest hydro power plants, Dang Thi Phuong points at the cracked ground where the fish that help her earn a living normally swim.
Following repeated droughts, Canadian farmers are trying to adapt to a new era in agriculture marked by a warming world -- including by trapping snow in their fields, planting heat-resistant crops and seeding earlier in the season.
A devastating drought that has struck the Horn of Africa could not have occurred without global warming, according to a new report released Thursday from an international team of climate scientists.
A fierce drought melted glaciers during Europe's hottest recorded summer last year, a phenomenon that could repeat as the continent warms at nearly twice the global rate, the EU's climate observatory said.
Giant sequoia trees scorched by the 2020 SQF Complex wildfire stand in Sequoia National Forest in California.
The Netherlands: Angler Mark Kouwenhoven grins as he wades into what's left of a dried-up Dutch lake where his colleagues are throwing slime-coated fish into buckets.
Part of the Guadiana River has dried up and gives way to dry land under the Puente de la Mesta medieval bridge in Villarta de los Montes, in the central-western Spanish region of Extremadura.