A Record Heat. 02 Dec 1913. The maximum recorded at the West Maitland Telegraph Office up till 3 o’clock this afternoon was 106 degrees. 41.1 Celsius.

A Record Heat. (1913, December 2). The Maitland Daily Mercury (NSW : 1894 – 1939), p. 4. Retrieved December 1, 2021, from https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/120458982?searchTerm=Record%20Heat#

To-day was the hottest day experienced during the summer.
The maximum recorded at the West Maitland Telegraph Office up till 3 o’clock this afternoon was 106 degrees.