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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Thursday Cold morning then mostly sunny. Cloudier & windier in south, light showers inland.

  • Friday Cold morning in north. Mostly sunny north & east. Cool in south. Light showers southern slopes.

  • Saturday Cold morning then mostly sunny. Cold in south. Light showers in south Early snow to 1000m on Alps.

  • Sunday Cloudier. Windier. Warmer ahead of colder change. Showers in west, south & central. Snow to 1000m.

  • Monday Cold southwesterlies. Sunny in the west. A few showers in far south and on C/N tablelands.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 27/07 Tue 28/07 Wed 29/07

17.1°C

Cape Byron
Hottest

21.4°C

Casino Ap

18.8°C

Grafton

20.0°C

Grafton

25.0°C

Murwillumbah

-2.9°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-7.4°C

Woolbrook

-7.8°C

Perisher Valley

-4.8°C

Thredbo Top Station

-11.0°C

Thredbo Village

NW 70km/h

Thredbo Top Station
Windiest

77km/h

Green Cape

66km/h

Green Cape

79km/h

Thredbo Top Station
-
no rain last hr Wettest

1.0mm

Upper Darkwood

1.0mm

Nashua

8.8mm

Lord Howe Is Ap

3.0mm

Yamba
New South Wales/ACT's Records for July
Max Min Rain
Highest 36.4°C at
Broken Hill Ap in 1990
Lowest -6.9°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1978
Highest 20.6°C at
Lord Howe Island in 1942
Lowest -19.6°C at
Charlotte Pass in 2010
Highest 274.4mm at
Springwood in 1988

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 %
Mostly sunny
9 23 70% 1-5mm Nil NW 19 65 NW 21 32
Fog then sunny
7 23 5% < 1mm Nil NNW 4 78 NW 14 44
Sunny
6 24 5% < 1mm Nil NNW 12 66 NNE 18 44
Windy
9 23 60% < 1mm Nil NW 17 59 NW 21 35
Mostly sunny
10 21 70% 1-5mm Nil NW 13 57 NW 16 41
Late shower
3 19 60% 1-5mm Moderate NW 12 63 SSE 10 52
Frost then sunny
0 18 5% < 1mm High NW 18 69 WNW 26 41
Late shower
2 13 90% 1-5mm Moderate NNW 22 71 NW 25 61
Possible shower
2 13 90% 1-5mm Moderate NNW 21 86 WNW 28 62
Rain
0 3 60% 5-10mm High WNW 24 99 WNW 18 100
Mostly sunny
3 21 5% < 1mm Moderate N 8 66 NW 20 33
Possible shower
4 19 30% < 1mm Slight NNW 18 76 NNW 20 48
Rain
6 14 90% 5-10mm Nil NW 18 92 W 16 75
Rain
5 13 90% 5-10mm Slight N 11 88 NW 14 71
Sunny
7 26 5% < 1mm Nil NNW 12 52 NW 16 24
Possible shower
13 22 80% 1-5mm Nil NW 18 38 WNW 17 31
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