The Bureau of Meteorology have released the official weather forecast for Christmas Day.
For the Central West, Christmas Eve will experience a possible shower or storm with highs of 35C. On Christmas Day, temps will be slightly warmer with top temps of 36C and a possible shower.
More specifically, Dubbo will see a hot & partly cloudy Christmas Eve reaching 38C. It will only dip to 23C overnight, with another hot & partly cloudy Christmas Day and forecast tops of 38C again.
Around the country, following a hot Christmas Eve in Sydney with temperatures spanning 22C to 35C, on Christmas Day it will be 21C to 24C and cloudy with chances of a shower.
In Brisbane, it will be 21C to 33C on Christmas Eve.
Melbourne has a cloudy 15C to 21C forecast for Christmas Eve and will be mostly sunny on Christmas Day, with temperatures at 13C to 24C.
There will be a mostly sunny 14C to 29C Christmas Eve in Perth.
And in Adelaide, it will also be a partly cloudy Christmas Eve with temperatures ranging from 16C to 24C . On Christmas Day it will be a similar story, with it predicted to be partly cloudy and 13C to 25C.