BOURKE’S EXTREME HEAT. SYDNEY, January 7. Bourke reports a thermometer reading of 120. 48.8 Celsuis.

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Hot, sultry weather prevails over a considerable part or the State, Bourke reports a thermometer reading of 120.
This is the highest record in the State since 1909, when the same station (Bourke) registered 125 and Brewarrina 123.
To-day Brewarrina reported a reading of 113. Many other stations recorded over 100.