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New South Wales/ACT Weather

NSW/ACT
Thu 23:02 EDT
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Friday Showers and storms in the east, mainly ranges. Hot and generally dry in the west.

  • Saturday Hot throughout. Generally sunny. Afternoon seabreezes on the coast. Dry inland.

  • Sunday Mostly dry day. Hot in the far N, cooler in S. Mostly sunny. Southerly winds moving through the S.

  • Monday Hot in the north, warm in the south. Showers spreading north along the coast.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 09/02 Wed 10/02 Thu 11/02

31.2°C

Fowlers Gap
Hottest

40.1°C

Menindee

42.0°C

Menindee

41.0°C

Tibooburra Ap

42.0°C

Menindee

7.1°C

Perisher Valley
Coldest

7.0°C

Woolbrook

4.2°C

Perisher Valley
 

1.1°C

Perisher Valley

SE 29km/h

Cape Byron
Windiest

87km/h

Windy Point

64km/h

Thredbo Top Station

61km/h

Tibooburra Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

6.6mm

Lord Howe Is Ap

7.2mm

Kingscliff
 

311.5mm

Pindari Dam
New South Wales/ACT's Records for February
Max Min Rain
Highest 48.5°C at
Ivanhoe in 2004
Lowest 0.3°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 2005
Highest 33.6°C at
Naradhan in 1973
Lowest -7.0°C at
Perisher Valley in 1979
Highest 454.2mm at
Bega Meringo Street in 1919

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
22 29 60% < 1mm Nil SSE 15 75 SSE 21 56
Mostly sunny
17 31 20% < 1mm Nil SW 5 86 ESE 15 54
Mostly sunny
18 31 50% < 1mm Nil NNW 4 67 E 11 50
Possible shower
23 28 80% 1-5mm Nil SE 7 76 ESE 16 61
Possible shower
21 26 60% < 1mm Nil SSE 15 79 SE 16 70
Possible shower
15 25 70% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
15 32 50% < 1mm Nil ENE 15 53 SW 18 26
Late shower
15 28 50% < 1mm Nil ENE 15 68 W 20 38
Possible shower
14 27 60% < 1mm Nil E 10 78 E 21 36
Mostly sunny
10 19 30% < 1mm Nil NE 14 77 W 23 48
Mostly sunny
19 38 30% < 1mm Nil NNE 7 33 W 18 14
Mostly sunny
20 36 30% < 1mm Nil E 12 46 WSW 20 23
Sunny
16 30 5% < 1mm Nil SSW 20 49 SW 24 21
Sunny
15 29 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 10 53 WSW 22 21
Sunny
25 39 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 18 27 SSW 19 14
Sunny
16 28 5% < 1mm Nil S 31 48 S 26 22
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