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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Tuesday Increasing showers and wind in the south. Warm in the west, milder further east.

  • Wednesday Showers and storms in the south. Gusty northwesterlies in the West.

  • Thursday Showers and storms along the ranges and coast. Very warm to hot and dry in the west.

  • Friday Light showers along the coast. Dry elsewhere. Hot in the west grading warm east.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 21/10 Sun 22/10 Mon 23/10

19.8°C

Tibooburra Ap
Hottest

27.0°C

Smithville

27.0°C

Collarenebri

28.0°C

Smithville

37.2°C

Collarenebri

3.1°C

Cooma Ap
Coldest

-1.0°C

Thredbo Top Station

-3.0°C

Perisher Valley
 

-5.5°C

Thredbo Top Station

NW 42km/h

Thredbo Top Station
Windiest

66km/h

Cape Byron

57km/h

Windy Point

62km/h

Cape Byron
-
no rain last hr Wettest

25.8mm

Drake

37.0mm

Katoomba
 

284.0mm

Lillian Rock
New South Wales/ACT's Records for October
Max Min Rain
Highest 43.9°C at
Cobar in 1881
Lowest -5.0°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1972
Highest 30.6°C at
Bourke in 1957
Lowest -12.0°C at
Charlotte Pass in 2006
Highest 525.0mm at
Charlotte Pass in 2011

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 thunderstorm
18 25 80% 1-5mm Nil SW 17 63 S 33 61
Possible shower
16 31 60% 1-5mm Nil NNW 16 62 NNW 24 39
Possible shower
17 31 40% 1-5mm Nil NNW 18 64 NNW 17 52
Possible shower
18 26 90% 5-10mm Nil NW 16 62 S 25 57
Showers increasing
16 23 60% 1-5mm Nil SW 19 70 S 26 79
Showers
11 21 90% 5-10mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
12 25 40% < 1mm Nil NNW 32 77 WNW 32 44
Possible shower
10 23 60% 1-5mm Nil WNW 19 65 WSW 25 43
Showers
9 23 90% 5-10mm Nil S 12 76 SSE 15 62
Showers increasing
7 15 90% 10-20mm Nil SSE 12 79 S 17 81
Possible shower
16 31 50% 1-5mm Nil NNW 22 49 WNW 30 18
Sunny
15 29 40% < 1mm Nil WNW 23 49 W 26 28
Late shower
13 27 60% < 1mm Nil WSW 20 67 WSW 26 36
Possible shower
11 26 80% 1-5mm Nil W 12 75 WSW 20 48
Sunny
19 31 5% < 1mm Nil WSW 21 44 WSW 28 21
Sunny
13 27 5% < 1mm Nil SW 27 62 SW 25 26
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Weather News

BOM warning in south-east Queensland forecasts damaging hail and wind

01:45 EDT

Intense hail has hit the Toowoomba region, blanketing the ground, as thunderstorms sweep across south-east Queensland.

The Storms in Sydney on Sunday

14:23 EDT

Parts of the Sydney skyline were lit up by lightening yesterday, as a low pressure trough triggered thunderstorms.

Spring heat returns to Sydney

13:35 EDT

Warm air should build in Sydney over the weekend as a frontal system crosses to the south of the state, causing the mercury to near 30 degrees for the third time this month.