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Frightening the pigeons. Summer in England, UK [Edward Booth]
Spring Mountains storm, west of Las Vegas, Nevada [GETTY]
32C above, I'll stay here. Hanover zoo, Germany [AFP]
With the heat comes the big downpours. Rain delays play at the Wimbledon Championships at The All England Tennis Club in London SW19 [AFP]
Matterhorn mountain above Zermatt as the resort celebrates the 150th anniversary of the iconic Alpine mountain's first climb [AFP]
St. Petersburg, Russia, during the so-called 'White Night', when there is no real darkness during the middle of summer [EPA]
Seeking shade and a shower as the heat is felt in Berlin's Tiergarten park [AFP}
The famous Wimbledon umbrella this time in use as a parasol. London [AFP]
Water wheels at Nanjing University, China [GETTY]
Despite the lull in the monsoon, it's going strong in Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh, India [GETTY]
No rain in sight for the weather radar on Mayt Peak in the French Alps [AFP]
Storms at sea mean monster swell, Surfers Point, Margaret River, western Australia. [GETTY]
Enjoying the heat in Paris, Trocadero Gardens by the Eiffel Tower, France [AFP]
Revellers queue up to get into the Rainbow Ribbon Tower at the Glastonbury Festival [EPA]
The sun rises behind the cross on the top of the Dent de Jaman (1875m) above Montreux, Switzerland [EPA]
Spanish summer beach, La Concha, San Sebastian [epa]
Monsoon rains burst with a vengeance. Gujarat, India [AFP]
Light and colour over DC. US [Getty]
Giant waves from Kujira marry ship to shore. Sanya, Hainan, China [Reuters]
Cooling off on a hot day in Seoul, South Korea. [AFP]
Smog engulfs Santiago, Chile prompting an environmental emergency. [EPA]
Storm clouds gather over the cornfields in Bavaria, Germany. [EPA]
Business as usual in Mumbai, despite some of the heaviest rain in 10 years. [EPA]
Perfect weather for the women's cycling road race of the 2015 European Games in Baku. [AFP]
Blue skies over this year's annual Dragon Boat Festival in Hong Kong [AFP]
Thousands of Cambodian mourners lined the streets of Phnom Penh during the funeral of the country's late Senate president, Chea Sim [AFP]
A lovely evening in Cambridge at the Queen's & Robinson Colleges ground. If you look carefully on the other side of the far hedge you can spot the remnants of another game being played on the King's & Selwyn Colleges ground [Faruk Kara]
The weather holds fine for Ladies Day at Royal Ascot, UK [AFP]
Thousands of dead tuna crabs line Laguna Beach, California possibly as a result of warming waters. [EPA]
Tropical Storm Bill as seen from the International Space Station [EPA/Scott Kelly/NASA]
The aftermath of flash flooding in Kradof-Schoenenberg, Switzerland. [EPA]
Nagykanizsa lit up by electric storms, Hungary [EPA]
Enjoying the monsoon rain in Mumbai, India [Getty]
Crowds flock to the beach as temperatures hit 30C in Rostock-Warnemuende, Germany [EPA]
Storm clouds sit over Kota Kinabalu central fish market in the Malaysian Borneo state of Sabah [AFP]
A massive overflow of water in the Wadi Dayqah Dam, east of the capital, Muscat caused by Tropical Cyclone Ashobaa [AFP]
Glorious sunshine in a corn field in Muelheim, Germany [EPA]
Fog rolls onto the beach of Sao Conrado in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil [EPA]
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