Brazil experienced its hottest-ever temperature on Sunday, reaching 44.8 degrees Celsius. The previous record was set in 2005. The country has also been hit by a series of heat waves, with Sunday marking the end of the eighth wave this year. A Taylor Swift concert in Rio de Janeiro was postponed due to the high temperatures, which reached 59 degrees Celsius inside the stadium. Currently, Brazil is facing storms that will continue throughout the week, bringing heavy rainfall and the risk of lightning, severe wind, and hail.