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NSW/ACT
Sun 22:00 EDT
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Monday Warm in NE, light early showers. Hot elsewhere. Showers and storms in the west.

  • Tuesday Widespread thunderstorms and showers. Hot to very hot before a cool change from SW.

  • Wednesday Band of showers and storms moving norteastwards. Very hot in the north, mild along the south coast.

  • Thursday Rain & possible storms about and W of the ranges. Mostly dry in the far south and southwest.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 20/01 Sat 21/01 Sun 22/01

32.1°C

Bourke Ap
Hottest

40.2°C

Mungindi

38.3°C

Mungindi

39.0°C

White Cliffs Ap

46.9°C

Wanaaring

10.1°C

Cooma Ap
Coldest

2.5°C

Thredbo Village

1.7°C

Perisher Valley
 

-1.9°C

Perisher Valley

NNW 35km/h

Thredbo Top Station
Windiest

111km/h

Thredbo Top Station

66km/h

Green Cape

51km/h

Thredbo Top Station
-
no rain last hr Wettest

64.6mm

Gowrie

9.6mm

Tabulam
 

167.0mm

Uki
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 %
Late thunder
24 38 90% 5-10mm Nil NNW 20 47 NW 24 44
Sunny
17 37 10% < 1mm Nil N 6 70 NE 18 43
Sunny
20 35 50% < 1mm Nil N 18 68 - -
Late shower
23 39 90% 1-5mm Nil NNW 17 50 NNW 20 36
Possible thunderstorm
23 37 80% 1-5mm Nil N 17 63 SW 11 67
Possible shower
23 35 50% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
15 33 30% < 1mm Nil NW 21 64 W 19 36
Possible thunderstorm
20 31 90% 5-10mm Nil NNW 26 67 WNW 23 58
Possible shower
23 35 70% 1-5mm Nil NW 23 63 WNW 26 41
Possible shower
19 22 60% 1-5mm Nil WNW 19 78 W 20 70
Mostly sunny
20 38 40% < 1mm Nil N 17 44 NW 18 27
Late thunder
24 37 80% 1-5mm Nil N 29 45 NW 18 42
Possible shower
25 36 30% < 1mm Nil SW 17 56 SW 22 36
Clearing shower
25 36 40% < 1mm Nil W 16 58 WSW 24 37
Thunderstorms
28 41 70% 1-5mm Nil N 22 47 WNW 17 35
Clearing shower
24 33 80% 1-5mm Nil S 32 64 S 27 43
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Weather News

Heating up across the southeastern capitals

11:19 EDT

A couple of scorchers are on the way for Adelaide, Melbourne, Canberra and Sydney over the next few days.

Darwin not quite that wet (yet)

11:13 EDT

Following a good start to January 2017 rainfall, when 125mm fell during the first 48 hours of the year, conditions have been relatively dry for the Northern Territory capital.

Steamy night in Brisbane

14:29 EDT

In the early hours of the morning, Brisbane had its warmest minimum temperature since at least 1999, when the mercury halted its descent at 28 degrees just after 3am.