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NSW/ACT
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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Thursday Hot to very hot and mostly sunny throughout. Southerly winds in west, stronger later.

  • Friday Very hot in the north with isolated thunderstorms. Warm to hot with clear skies elsewhere.

  • Saturday Showers and thunderstorms in the north and east. Hot in the north, cooler towards the coast.

  • Sunday Showers and storms in the northeast, some severe. Hot in the north and west, mild in the east.

  • Monday Showers and storms east of the ranges. Mild in the east, very warm in the west.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 20/02 Tue 21/02 Wed 22/02

32.4°C

Bourke Ap
Hottest

32.4°C

Casino Ap

34.5°C

Lightning Ridge

40.0°C

Menindee

47.9°C

Walgett Ap

14.1°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-1.8°C

Thredbo Top Station

2.8°C

Perisher Valley

7.0°C

Cooma

-2.7°C

Thredbo Top Station

NNW 37km/h

Thredbo Top Station
Windiest

68km/h

Bombala

59km/h

Windy Point

88km/h

Thredbo Top Station
-
no rain last hr Wettest

14.2mm

Lord Howe Island

20.2mm

Ginninderra

0.2mm

Glen Innes Ap

0.2mm

Glen Innes Ap
New South Wales/ACT's Records for February
Max Min Rain
Highest 48.5°C at
Ivanhoe in 2004
Lowest 0.3°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 2005
Highest 33.6°C at
Naradhan in 1973
Lowest -7.0°C at
Perisher Valley in 1979
Highest 454.2mm at
Bega Meringo Street in 1919

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 %
Possible shower
22 28 90% 5-10mm Nil ESE 15 65 ESE 25 60
Mostly sunny
17 29 20% < 1mm Nil S 5 79 SE 14 54
Mostly sunny
18 28 20% < 1mm Nil - - ESE 11 60
Sunny
20 27 40% < 1mm Nil ENE 13 66 E 25 46
Showers increasing
21 25 90% 1-5mm Nil S 15 77 S 18 82
Possible shower
15 25 30% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
11 29 10% < 1mm Nil SE 12 67 SE 20 44
Possible thunderstorm
14 32 40% < 1mm Nil NNE 11 52 W 17 21
Possible shower
14 33 70% 1-5mm Nil SE 8 69 NE 15 33
Possible shower
12 23 20% < 1mm Nil NNE 12 53 WNW 18 43
Mostly sunny
16 36 20% < 1mm Nil SSE 7 43 S 16 16
Possible shower
19 39 20% < 1mm Nil NE 8 40 W 16 14
Sunny
15 34 5% < 1mm Nil SSW 14 55 SW 24 22
Sunny
15 34 5% < 1mm Nil W 7 45 WSW 21 18
Sunny
23 41 5% < 1mm Nil SE 7 28 WSW 10 13
Sunny
16 30 5% < 1mm Nil S 29 56 S 27 25
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Weather News

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18:22 EDT

Australia's energy operator has found power plant failures contributed to the unprecedented pressure on the New South Wales electricity grid during this month's heatwave.

Sydney flying fox backyard rescues at record high due to food shortage, heat

15:24 EDT

Flying fox rescuers in Sydney are experiencing "the worst season ever" as a record number of bats get caught and injured in nets used to protect backyard fruit trees.

Weekend rainfall on the cards for hot and dry inland NSW

11:55 EDT

With a few days to go until the official end to the summer season, it looks like parts of New South Wales could still see the odd drop of rain.