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New South Wales/ACT Weather

Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Friday Showers on north coast contracting to far north. Cold morning elsewhere. Cool day. Gentle winds.

  • Saturday Cold morning. Cool-to-mild, partly cloudy day. The odd shower on far north coast, clearing.

  • Sunday Gusty cooler change. Dry in the west. Showers, the odd storm about ranges and coast.

  • Monday Isolated showers/storms in northeast. Clearing in southeast. Dry elsewhere. Cool winds.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 18/09 Wed 19/09 Thu 20/09

15.9°C

Lord Howe Is Ap
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

29.9°C

Lightning Ridge
Avg: Rec:

31.3°C

Lightning Ridge
Avg: Rec:

25.0°C

Murwillumbah
Avg: Rec:

34.8°C

Walgett
Avg: Rec:
- -

-5.0°C

Cooma Ap
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

-1.8°C

Thredbo Top Station
Avg: Rec:

-6.5°C

Perisher Valley
Avg: Rec:
- -
 

-8.8°C

Thredbo Top Station
Avg: Rec:

WNW 35km/h

Thredbo Top Station
Windiest

107km/h

Thredbo Top Station

85km/h

Port Kembla

72km/h

Cape Byron
-
no rain last hr Wettest

3.0mm

Bathurst
Avg: Rec:
- -

32.0mm

Mount Elliot
Avg: Rec:
- -
 

100.0mm

Ballina Ap
Avg: Rec:
New South Wales/ACT's Records for September
Max Min Rain
Highest 39.6°C at
Wanaaring in 2004
Lowest -6.0°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1995
Highest 25.8°C at
Bourke Ap in 2003
Lowest -16.7°C at
Charlotte Pass in 1970
Highest 362.4mm at
Narooma in 1992

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
9 21 5% < 1mm Nil WNW 9 50 ENE 16 40
Mostly sunny
8 21 10% < 1mm Nil SSW 17 59 SSE 24 46
Mostly sunny
10 20 5% < 1mm Nil SW 20 58 S 18 58
Sunny
9 20 5% < 1mm Nil WNW 13 62 - -
Sunny
9 19 5% < 1mm Nil NNW 7 52 ENE 19 52
Sunny
2 21 5% < 1mm Moderate - - - -
Sunny
-1 18 5% < 1mm Severe SE 17 58 SE 13 32
Sunny
-1 16 5% < 1mm Severe SW 13 52 - -
Sunny
-2 20 5% < 1mm Severe WNW 5 53 NW 19 30
Frost then sunny
-1 11 5% < 1mm Severe W 13 63 W 14 59
Sunny
2 23 5% < 1mm Moderate - - SSW 11 17
Sunny
2 23 5% < 1mm Moderate SE 10 45 - -
Sunny
0 23 5% < 1mm High N 8 36 WSW 13 25
Sunny
-1 20 5% < 1mm Severe NE 4 62 WSW 12 36
Sunny
5 24 5% < 1mm Slight ESE 13 27 SE 6 15
Sunny
6 23 5% < 1mm Nil E 9 39 SW 5 25
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