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NSW/ACT
Wed 04:10 EST
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Wednesday Showers in the south, heaviest in southwest. Partly cloudy and dry elsewhere.

  • Thursday Showers throughout, heaviest on tablelands. Snow on peaks, driest in the far northeast.

  • Friday Westerlies strengthening in the west. Cloud in the south, sunny otherwise.

  • Saturday Cooler day throughout. Widespread showers. Gusty winds in the south and coast.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 22/05 Mon 23/05 Tue 24/05

18.1°C

Lord Howe Is Ap
Hottest

30.1°C

Wanaaring

30.6°C

Mungindi

25.0°C

Grafton

33.0°C

Mungindi

-7.3°C

Cooma Ap
Coldest

0.2°C

Glen Innes Ap

-6.0°C

Woolbrook
 

-7.0°C

Cooma

SW 42km/h

Windy Point
Windiest

116km/h

Thredbo Top Station

94km/h

High Range

83km/h

Lord Howe Is Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

15.0mm

Perisher Valley

14.4mm

Lord Howe Is Ap
 

103.2mm

Thredbo Top Station
New South Wales/ACT's Records for May
Max Min Rain
Highest 40.1°C at
Scone Ap in 1994
Lowest -6.0°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 2000
Highest 30.5°C at
Lake Cargelligo Ap in 1990
Lowest -14.2°C at
Namadgi National Park in 1987
Highest 320.0mm at
Lismore in 1921

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
12 21 80% 1-5mm Nil NNW 22 76 WNW 28 54
Late shower
9 25 90% 1-5mm Nil NW 11 67 NNW 17 33
Possible shower
9 23 80% 1-5mm Nil NW 10 48 N 10 53
Possible shower
13 19 90% 1-5mm Nil NW 22 66 WNW 28 59
Possible shower
12 20 70% 1-5mm Nil N 15 71 WNW 20 67
Showers
5 17 90% 5-10mm Slight - - - -
Showers
3 16 90% 5-10mm Moderate NW 22 39 WNW 29 65
Rain
4 10 90% 5-10mm Slight NNW 25 99 NW 23 93
Rain
5 14 90% 1-5mm Slight NW 20 93 WNW 26 81
Rain
2 5 90% 10-20mm Moderate NW 20 100 W 19 100
Rain
6 17 90% 10-20mm Nil NNW 13 49 NNW 20 65
Rain
8 16 90% 5-10mm Nil N 18 94 NNW 22 83
Rain
9 16 90% 1-5mm Nil NW 18 98 W 22 81
Rain
8 15 90% 5-10mm Nil NNW 15 94 W 18 82
Rain
13 22 90% 5-10mm Nil NNW 12 68 W 20 67
Clearing shower
10 17 50% < 1mm Nil SW 16 90 SW 20 64
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