VIDEO: Hot enough to cook an egg in Melbourne

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Yesterday in Melbourne, as it hit 42 degrees, one resident tried to cook an egg.

He posted the result to YouTube (below).

Today, an egg may fry a little faster.

As the Australian heatwave continues, the city is forecast to hit 44 degrees.


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