A pedestrian near the Bay Bridge in San Francisco, California. The San Francisco Bay Area is getting much needed rain with up to 2cm of rain falling overnight and a bigger weather system expected to bring even more precipitation over the weekend
A dog hangs around an abandoned farm house in a drought-hit region of California
An internal view of the court house 'Justizpalast' in Munich, southern Germany
An Indonesian man carries a water container at a damaged house as Mount Sinabung spews volcanic smoke at Tiga Pancur village in Karo, Indonesia (Pic: EPA)
People watch a protest in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil from the window of a government building
A car in a flooded street in the centre of Morlaix, western France
Wild boars cross the Hula Lake Nature Reserve in northern Israel (Pic: EPA)
People fleeing inter-religious violence in Central African Republic wait at the Bangui air force base for their evacuation to Chad
Indira, a bengal white tigress, lies down with one of her cubs at the zoo of Cali, Colombia
Manny Gonzalez clears a path through the snow at the William J Devine Golf Course in Roxbury, Massachusetts
Headstones half-submerged in flood water in a graveyard in the village of Moorland, Somerset Levels, south west England (Pic: EPA)
Horticulturalist Ellie Biondi arranges plants in the new exhibition 'Orchids' at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, England
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