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New South Wales/ACT Weather

NSW/ACT
Tue 16:05 EST
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Tuesday Cold morning with frost. Mostly sunny. Chance light showers on coast & far south ranges.

  • Wednesday Frosty morning. Cold wind increasing. Showers south & central. Snow to 800m in south.

  • Thursday Cold wind easing. Light showers southern inland. Light snow to 1000m on Alps Mostly sunny elsewhere.

  • Friday Cold morning with frost. Cool, mostly sunny day. Cloud increasing in the southwest.

  • Saturday Cold frosty morning for most inland towns. Possible showers on the north coast.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 01/08 Sun 02/08 Mon 03/08

15.3°C

Lord Howe Is Ap
Hottest

27.6°C

Tibooburra Ap

28.7°C

Port Macquarie Ap

28.8°C

Evans Head

28.8°C

Evans Head

-8.2°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-1.7°C

Thredbo Top Station

-5.3°C

Thredbo Top Station

-12.8°C

Perisher Valley

-12.8°C

Perisher Valley

NNW 50km/h

Thredbo Top Station
Windiest

107km/h

Thredbo Top Station

101km/h

Thredbo Top Station

105km/h

Thredbo Top Station
-
no rain last hr Wettest

55.2mm

Cabramurra

32.6mm

Perisher Valley

6.6mm

Sanctuary Point

6.0mm

Perisher Valley
New South Wales/ACT's Records for August
Max Min Rain
Highest 37.8°C at
Mungindi in 2009
Lowest -6.4°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1974
Highest 23.3°C at
Lismore in 2009
Lowest -20.6°C at
Charlotte Pass in 1968
Highest 327.6mm at
Sydney in 1986

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
7 17 20% < 1mm Nil W 19 64 S 18 37
Mostly sunny
5 18 20% < 1mm Slight WNW 12 66 SSE 17 49
Mostly sunny
5 19 20% < 1mm Slight SW 20 55 S 22 49
Mostly sunny
8 17 20% < 1mm Nil WNW 20 58 SSW 19 38
Mostly sunny
8 16 30% < 1mm Nil SW 14 55 S 13 45
Mostly sunny
1 16 5% < 1mm High SW 15 72 SW 13 47
Frost then sunny
-5 13 5% < 1mm Severe SSW 14 76 SW 16 38
Frost then sunny
-3 9 20% < 1mm Severe SSW 13 98 SW 17 64
Frost then sunny
-4 13 5% < 1mm Severe W 6 90 W 12 46
Frost then sunny
-5 3 20% < 1mm Severe W 11 97 W 11 81
Frost then sunny
-3 16 5% < 1mm Severe SSW 6 79 WSW 11 33
Frost then sunny
-1 14 5% < 1mm Severe SSW 10 95 SSW 16 49
Mostly sunny
1 14 10% < 1mm High WSW 7 100 SW 13 57
Frost then sunny
0 13 20% < 1mm High WSW 5 100 SSW 12 56
Mostly sunny
4 17 5% < 1mm Slight SSE 9 66 SSW 11 35
Cloudy
6 15 5% < 1mm Nil SE 6 69 SSW 8 41
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15:42 EST

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