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New South Wales/ACT Weather

NSW/ACT
Tue 16:05 EST
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Tuesday Isolated showers in the south, dry north and east. Mild with gusty WNW winds.

  • Wednesday Rain and showers over southeast, snow Alps. Becoming cooler from south with gusty SW winds.

  • Thursday Coastal showers, dry elsewhere. Strong winds in the west.

  • Friday Mostly dry and clear skies. Breezy winds in the interior.

  • Saturday Very strong NW winds in the west. Very warm throughout.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 22/07 Sun 23/07 Mon 24/07

20.9°C

Ivanhoe Ap
Hottest

21.9°C

Murwillumbah

24.9°C

Tibooburra Ap

25.0°C

Mungindi

28.0°C

Smithville

0.0°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-7.1°C

Bathurst Ap

-7.1°C

Yass

-7.0°C

Glen Innes Ap

-12.1°C

Perisher Valley

NNW 66km/h

Thredbo Top Station
Windiest

96km/h

Thredbo Top Station

96km/h

Thredbo Top Station

81km/h

Thredbo Top Station
-
no rain last hr Wettest

2.0mm

Lord Howe Is Ap

9.6mm

Cabramurra

7.0mm

Perisher Valley

7.0mm

Perisher Valley
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 %
Sunny
7 22 5% < 1mm Nil NW 11 58 N 16 28
Sunny
8 24 5% < 1mm Nil WNW 6 66 ESE 10 33
Sunny
7 22 5% < 1mm Nil SW 7 54 NE 10 53
Sunny
8 22 10% < 1mm Nil NW 17 63 NW 16 32
Sunny
9 22 5% < 1mm Nil NW 10 44 N 14 35
Frost then sunny
-1 22 10% < 1mm Severe - - - -
Frost then sunny
0 18 5% < 1mm High WNW 14 69 W 17 41
Frost then sunny
-2 17 30% < 1mm Severe N 11 63 NNW 22 39
Frost then sunny
-4 18 40% < 1mm Severe NW 8 78 NW 24 40
Late shower
-2 8 90% 1-5mm Severe NNW 12 71 NNW 21 67
Frost then sunny
1 22 5% < 1mm High NNE 6 67 NW 12 29
Frost then sunny
1 24 10% < 1mm High NNE 10 68 NNW 21 21
Sunny
2 25 40% < 1mm Moderate N 16 68 NNW 31 22
Possible shower
1 21 90% < 1mm High NE 11 77 NNE 20 40
Sunny
7 29 5% < 1mm Nil NNE 11 37 NNW 24 13
Windy
11 26 40% < 1mm Nil N 34 25 NNW 49 14
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