New South Wales/ACT Weather

NSW/ACT
Thu 10:21 EDT
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Thursday Warm-to-hot in east. Hot-to-very hot in west. Chance of a shower or storm on the eastern ranges.

  • Friday Hot in the east. Very hot north, south and west. Late shower or storm for the southern interior.

  • Saturday Sunny and warm in the north and hot in the west. Cloudy and cool in the SE with a few showers.

  • Saturday Showers and thunderstorms central parts and NE. Mild in east, warm to hot inland, very hot in NW.

  • Monday Showers/thunderstorms central and eastern parts. Warm along coast, hot in east, very hot in west.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 14/01 Tue 15/01 Wed 16/01

43.5°C

Noona
Avg: Rec:
- -
Hottest

47.2°C

Menindee
Avg: Rec:

47.7°C

Hay Ap
Avg: Rec:

48.2°C

White Cliffs Ap
Avg: Rec:

48.2°C

White Cliffs Ap
Avg: Rec:

22.4°C

Thredbo Top Station
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

11.5°C

Thredbo Village
Avg: Rec:

11.0°C

Thredbo Village
Avg: Rec:

12.0°C

Perisher Valley
Avg: Rec:
- -

1.2°C

Perisher Valley
Avg: Rec:
- -

NNW 38km/h

Thredbo Top Station
Windiest

83km/h

Wilcannia Ap

109km/h

Temora Ap

83km/h

Bombala
-
no rain last hr Wettest

2.4mm

Waiko
Avg: Rec:
- -

10.4mm

Uralla
Avg: Rec:

950.0mm

Gunnedah
Avg: Rec:

8.4mm

Armidale Ap
Avg: Rec:
New South Wales/ACT's Records for January
Max Min Rain
Highest 49.7°C at
Bourke in 1878
Lowest 1.3°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 2012
Highest 34.4°C at
Gunnedah in 1905
Lowest -7.7°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1975
Highest 436.0mm at
Bellingen PO in 1997

New South Wales/ACT Weather Forecasts

Station
(ungroup by district)
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Increasing sunshine
22 32 30% < 1mm Nil NE 11 75 ENE 24 57
Mostly sunny
17 33 5% < 1mm Nil NNE 9 65 ENE 20 40
Increasing sunshine
22 29 5% < 1mm Nil N 18 74 NE 26 60
Sunny
21 34 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 16 70 - -
Mostly sunny
21 29 20% < 1mm Nil NNE 10 88 NE 21 74
Possible thunderstorm
20 34 40% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
15 36 10% < 1mm Nil N 11 56 SE 14 17
Mostly sunny
20 37 20% < 1mm Nil NE 21 47 N 19 23
Mostly sunny
19 41 30% 1-5mm Nil ENE 4 56 NW 20 20
Mostly sunny
19 31 40% 1-5mm Nil NNE 15 48 NW 16 33
Mostly sunny
22 42 10% < 1mm Nil N 12 42 SW 9 14
Mostly sunny
26 45 20% < 1mm Nil NE 23 35 N 20 14
Mostly sunny
27 46 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 12 24 WSW 15 11
Mostly sunny
27 44 10% < 1mm Nil ENE 20 38 NNW 16 13
Mostly sunny
30 47 5% < 1mm Nil NNE 15 22 NE 8 9
Mostly sunny
29 46 40% < 1mm Nil E 19 16 NW 14 10
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