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New South Wales/ACT Weather

Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Wednesday Easrly morning fog and frost inland. Light to moderate SE/NE winds. Coastal showers.

  • Thursday Cloudy, showers on coast/ranges, heaviest north. Dry & mild west of the ranges.

  • Friday Rain areas and chance of thunder in the east. Partly cloudy inland. Snow showers in alpine areas.

  • Saturday Snow fallling to low levels in the Alps. Windy. Showers/ storms along centreal and northern ranges.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 05/07 Mon 06/07 Tue 07/07

13.8°C

Lord Howe Is Ap
Hottest

23.1°C

Murwillumbah

24.0°C

Casino Ap

25.0°C

Murwillumbah

25.0°C

Murwillumbah

-6.7°C

Perisher Valley
Coldest

-7.7°C

Perisher Valley

-5.8°C

Woolbrook
 

-8.9°C

Perisher Valley

S 44km/h

Windy Point
Windiest

50km/h

Kiama

68km/h

Windy Point

70km/h

Windy Point
-
no rain last hr Wettest

1.0mm

Nimbin

18.2mm

Green Cape
 

46.0mm

Lord Howe Island
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 %
Rain
8 19 60% 1-5mm Nil NW 14 79 NNW 16 52
Rain
7 20 80% 1-5mm Nil NW 2 97 NE 10 65
Rain
7 20 60% < 1mm Nil WNW 8 81 NNE 20 56
Rain
8 18 50% 1-5mm Nil NNW 14 78 NW 12 57
Rain
10 17 70% 1-5mm Nil NW 14 64 NNW 14 62
Possible shower
1 16 70% < 1mm High NNW 10 77 NNW 12 60
Rain
-1 14 80% 1-5mm Severe N 14 90 NW 21 56
Rain
2 10 80% 5-10mm Moderate N 16 83 NW 20 80
Rain
0 11 90% 1-5mm High N 10 94 NW 18 71
Snow
2 3 90% 5-10mm Moderate NNE 17 83 NW 15 90
Rain
4 17 60% 1-5mm Slight NE 9 75 NW 17 53
Rain
6 15 90% 5-10mm Nil E 19 89 NNW 18 71
Rain
6 16 70% < 1mm Nil NNW 14 98 NW 15 58
Rain
6 14 80% 1-5mm Nil ENE 14 92 N 13 64
Rain
10 20 70% 1-5mm Nil NNW 11 90 W 13 48
Mostly sunny
7 18 60% < 1mm Nil NNW 14 63 NW 27 37
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Weather News

Canberra's run of cold still running

20:01 EST

Canberra has chilled below freezing every morning this month, and a few days have been quite cold as well.

A breath of fresh air for Sydney

17:47 EST

Over the last week, much of the southeast has been treated to cold, cloud-free nights with light winds.

Hughenden students find their green thumbs in kitchen garden despite the drought

15:30 EST

There have been a few hiccups along the way but the school garden at St Francis' Primary School in Hughenden continues to grow despite the on-going drought.