New South Wales/ACT Weather

NSW/ACT
Fri 06:57 EDT
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • 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
Tue 15/01 Wed 16/01 Thu 17/01

40.7°C

Griffith Ap
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

47.7°C

Hay Ap
Avg: Rec:

48.2°C

White Cliffs Ap
Avg: Rec:

48.0°C

Wilcannia Ap
Avg: Rec:

48.2°C

White Cliffs Ap
Avg: Rec:

17.6°C

Mt Ginini
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

11.0°C

Thredbo Village
Avg: Rec:

12.3°C

Perisher Valley
Avg: Rec:
- -

12.0°C

Tenterfield
Avg: Rec:

1.2°C

Perisher Valley
Avg: Rec:
- -

N 44km/h

Pt Perpendicular
Windiest

109km/h

Temora Ap

83km/h

Bombala

87km/h

Fowlers Gap
-

0.2mm last hr

Mt Ginini
Avg: Rec:
Wettest

11.6mm

Uralla
Avg: Rec:
- -

31.0mm

Bungarby
Avg: Rec:
- -

178.0mm

Gunnedah
Avg: Rec:

16.0mm

Braidwood
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 %
Sunny
22 33 20% < 1mm Nil NNE 11 71 ENE 21 49
Increasing sunshine
17 33 5% < 1mm Nil N 9 63 NE 21 39
Windy
21 30 5% < 1mm Nil NNE 23 70 NE 28 56
Sunny
21 37 5% < 1mm Nil N 11 70 ENE 19 31
Mostly sunny
21 29 20% < 1mm Nil NNE 15 83 NE 18 71
Possible thunderstorm
20 35 70% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
15 36 10% < 1mm Nil NNW 17 52 WNW 12 25
Sunny
20 37 40% < 1mm Nil N 21 39 NNW 26 21
Thunderstorms
20 40 40% 1-5mm Nil NNW 6 51 NNW 29 20
Late thunder
20 30 60% 1-5mm Nil NNE 18 46 NNW 23 37
Sunny
23 40 5% < 1mm Nil N 16 36 NW 16 20
Sunny
27 43 20% < 1mm Nil N 26 28 N 28 14
Possible thunderstorm
28 45 30% 1-5mm Nil N 26 24 WNW 27 13
Possible thunderstorm
26 44 50% 1-5mm Nil NE 20 30 NW 30 14
Mostly sunny
31 46 5% < 1mm Nil NNE 29 21 NNE 24 10
Windy
29 43 40% < 1mm Nil ESE 18 22 SW 23 15
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08:37 EDT

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07:23 EDT

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