Australian Temperature Extremes MCQs with Answer

What is the highest recorded temperature in Australia?
a) 47.8°C
b) 51.7°C
c) 49.5°C
d) 45.3°C
Answer: b) 51.7°C

In which year did Marble Bar, WA, experience its hottest day on record?
a) 1960
b) 2003
c) 1902
d) 2019
Answer: c) 1902

What is the lowest recorded temperature in Australia?
a) -22.8°C
b) -8.0°C
c) -5.6°C
d) -14.6°C
Answer: a) -22.8°C

Which city in Australia recorded a temperature of 53.1°C in 2019?
a) Sydney
b) Adelaide
c) Perth
d) Melbourne
Answer: c) Perth

What is the highest temperature recorded in Sydney, NSW?
a) 45.8°C
b) 42.2°C
c) 47.0°C
d) 44.2°C
Answer: a) 45.8°C

In which state did Oodnadatta record a temperature of 50.7°C in 1960?
a) Queensland
b) South Australia
c) Western Australia
d) New South Wales
Answer: b) South Australia

What is the highest temperature recorded in Melbourne, Victoria?
a) 46.4°C
b) 43.7°C
c) 47.4°C
d) 42.8°C
Answer: a) 46.4°C

Which year saw the hottest day in Adelaide, SA, with a temperature of 46.6°C?
a) 2009
b) 2013
c) 2007
d) 2015
Answer: b) 2013

What is the highest temperature ever recorded in Alice Springs, NT?
a) 47.5°C
b) 45.6°C
c) 49.0°C
d) 42.7°C
Answer: c) 49.0°C

Which city experienced a temperature of 46.6°C in January 2020?
a) Brisbane
b) Canberra
c) Darwin
d) Hobart
Answer: b) Canberra

In which year did Cloncurry, QLD, set its highest temperature record of 47.2°C?
a) 1956
b) 1980
c) 2012
d) 1972
Answer: a) 1956

What is the highest temperature recorded in Hobart, Tasmania?
a) 41.8°C
b) 39.1°C
c) 42.2°C
d) 38.9°C
Answer: a) 41.8°C

Which year saw the hottest day in Brisbane, QLD, with a temperature of 41.7°C?
a) 2004
b) 2017
c) 2011
d) 2009
Answer: b) 2017

What is the highest temperature recorded in Darwin, NT?
a) 38.5°C
b) 36.4°C
c) 40.5°C
d) 37.5°C
Answer: c) 40.5°C

In which year did Walgett, NSW, experience its hottest day on record, reaching 49.7°C?
a) 1939
b) 1957
c) 2018
d) 1968
Answer: c) 2018

What is the highest recorded temperature in Canberra, ACT?
a) 43.0°C
b) 39.2°C
c) 41.6°C
d) 36.9°C
Answer: a) 43.0°C

Which year saw the hottest day in Albury, NSW, with a temperature of 45.6°C?
a) 2005
b) 2016
c) 2014
d) 2019
Answer: b) 2016

What is the highest temperature recorded in Mount Isa, QLD?
a) 46.8°C
b) 44.7°C
c) 49.5°C
d) 42.3°C
Answer: a) 46.8°C

In which year did Kalgoorlie, WA, set its highest temperature record of 48.4°C?
a) 2008
b) 2014
c) 1972
d) 1988
Answer: c) 1972

What is the highest temperature recorded in Coober Pedy, SA?
a) 50.7°C
b) 48.2°C
c) 52.5°C
d) 47.1°C
Answer: a) 50.7°C

Which city experienced a temperature of 46.4°C in January 2014?
a) Adelaide
b) Sydney
c) Perth
d) Melbourne
Answer: a) Adelaide

In which year did Birdsville, QLD, set its highest temperature record of 49.5°C?
a) 2018
b) 2007
c) 1972
d) 1960
Answer: b) 2007

What is the highest temperature recorded in Geraldton, WA?
a) 46.2°C
b) 44.3°C
c) 48.0°C
d) 42.9°C
Answer: a) 46.2°C

Which year saw the hottest day in Tamworth, NSW, with a temperature of 47.2°C?
a) 2017
b) 2009
c) 2013
d) 2005
Answer: a) 2017

What is the highest temperature recorded in Port Augusta, SA?
a) 49.5°C
b) 45.1°C
c) 47.8°C
d) 44.6°C
Answer: a) 49.5°C

In which year did Perth, WA, experience its hottest day on record, reaching 46.7°C?
a) 2012
b) 2015
c) 2009
d) 2001
Answer: b) 2015

What is the highest recorded temperature in Rockhampton, QLD?
a) 42.8°C
b) 39.4°C
c) 45.3°C
d) 41.1°C
Answer: c) 45.3°C

Which year saw the hottest day in Lismore, NSW, with a temperature of 43.3°C?
a) 2017
b) 2001
c) 2013
d) 2007
Answer: a) 2017

What is the highest temperature recorded in Mildura, VIC?
a) 47.4°C
b) 44.3°C
c) 46.9°C
d) 43.8°C
Answer: a) 47.4°C

In which year did Bourke, NSW, set its highest temperature record of 49.9°C?
a) 2019
b) 2004
c) 1965
d) 1998
Answer: b) 2004

What is the highest temperature ever recorded in Wagga Wagga, NSW?
a) 46.0°C
b) 42.5°C
c) 44.8°C
d) 40.2°C
Answer: a) 46.0°C

Which city experienced a temperature of 43.2°C in February 2016?
a) Canberra
b) Brisbane
c) Adelaide
d) Darwin
Answer: b) Brisbane

In which year did Roebourne, WA, experience its hottest day on record, reaching 49.8°C?
a) 1983
b) 2015
c) 1978
d) 2002
Answer: b) 2015

What is the highest temperature recorded in Mount Gambier, SA?
a) 43.1°C
b) 39.7°C
c) 41.5°C
d) 36.9°C
Answer: b) 39.7°C

Which year saw the hottest day in Kalbarri, WA, with a temperature of 48.6°C?
a) 2009
b) 2011
c) 2013
d) 2018
Answer: c) 2013

What is the highest temperature recorded in Mount Barker, SA?
a) 45.2°C
b) 42.7°C
c) 46.8°C
d) 41.5°C
Answer: a) 45.2°C

In which year did Tibooburra, NSW, set its highest temperature record of 49.7°C?
a) 1965
b) 2004
c) 1980
d) 1972
Answer: b) 2004

What is the highest temperature recorded in Broome, WA?
a) 40.6°C
b) 38.5°C
c) 42.9°C
d) 37.2°C
Answer: c) 42.9°C

Which year saw the hottest day in Carnarvon, WA, with a temperature of 47.9°C?
a) 2003
b) 2010
c) 2016
d) 2018
Answer: c) 2016

What is the highest temperature ever recorded in Woomera, SA?
a) 48.3°C
b) 45.9°C
c) 50.7°C
d) 46.6°C
Answer: c) 50.7°C

Leave a Comment