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NSW/ACT
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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Wednesday Hot in the north, milder in east. Mostly dry throughout.

  • Thursday Hot to very hot and mostly sunny throughout. Southerly winds in west, stronger later.

  • Friday Very hot in the north with isolated thunderstorms. Warm to hot with clear skies elsewhere.

  • Saturday Showers and thunderstorms in the north and east. Hot in the north, cooler towards the coast.

  • Sunday Showers and storms in the northeast, some severe. Hot in the north and west, mild in the east.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 19/02 Mon 20/02 Tue 21/02

37.6°C

Wilcannia Ap
Hottest

40.2°C

Lostock Dam

32.4°C

Casino Ap

35.0°C

Lightning Ridge

47.9°C

Walgett Ap

15.0°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-2.7°C

Thredbo Top Station

-1.8°C

Thredbo Top Station

3.0°C

Thredbo Village

-2.7°C

Thredbo Top Station

NNW 53km/h

Thredbo Top Station
Windiest

70km/h

Thredbo Top Station

68km/h

Bombala

59km/h

Windy Point
-
no rain last hr Wettest

92.2mm

Mt Seaview

14.2mm

Lord Howe Island

7.0mm

Lismore

7.0mm

Lismore
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
20 24 80% 10-20mm Nil SSE 29 68 SSE 34 67
Possible thunderstorm
18 28 90% 5-10mm Nil S 10 83 SSE 18 66
Possible thunderstorm
19 26 90% 10-20mm Nil SSW 16 76 S 18 74
Possible thunderstorm
19 22 90% 10-20mm Nil SSE 16 78 SSE 26 67
Showers
18 22 80% 5-10mm Nil SSE 26 73 SSE 26 79
Possible shower
12 23 40% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
13 23 70% 1-5mm Nil ESE 24 89 SE 24 70
Mostly sunny
11 24 50% < 1mm Nil ESE 27 75 ESE 28 51
Possible shower
10 24 50% < 1mm Nil SE 17 71 SE 26 46
Mostly sunny
6 17 20% < 1mm Nil ESE 22 72 ESE 18 59
Possible shower
16 30 70% 1-5mm Nil SE 17 61 SE 22 42
Possible shower
15 32 60% < 1mm Nil ESE 27 66 ESE 30 38
Mostly sunny
15 32 5% < 1mm Nil E 27 58 ESE 26 30
Sunny
14 31 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 19 54 E 22 26
Mostly sunny
20 37 50% < 1mm Nil ESE 25 41 E 25 23
Sunny
13 31 10% < 1mm Nil S 26 45 SSE 29 29
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Weather News

Weekend rainfall on the cards for hot and dry inland NSW

11:55 EDT

With a few days to go until the official end to the summer season, it looks like parts of New South Wales could still see the odd drop of rain.

Elevated fire danger ahead of seemingly benign cold front

11:19 EDT

A weak cold front will clip the southern parts of South Australia today and reach Victoria in the afternoon.

Authorities warn against swimming in Swan and Canning rivers after heavy rains, flooding

10:55 EDT

Heavy rainfall that caused flooding across southern Western Australia a week ago has filled Perth's river systems with sediment and nutrients, as well as potentially harmful bacteria.