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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Sunday Cool east of the ranges with coastal showers. Mild to warm and dry inland.

  • Monday Showers and a few storms in the northeast. Warm throuhgout. Light winds.

  • Tuesday Heavy showers/storms in northeast. Cloudy and coal along coast, mild inland.

  • Wednesday Heavy rain/showers in the northeast. Scatteredshowers in southwest, very warm NW.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 19/04 Fri 20/04 Sat 21/04

21.6°C

Lord Howe Is Ap
Hottest

33.6°C

Wanaaring

32.0°C

Tibooburra Ap

32.0°C

Wilcannia Ap

40.5°C

Pooncarie

4.9°C

Moss Vale
Coldest

-0.1°C

Perisher Valley

1.0°C

Thredbo Village
 

-3.0°C

Perisher Valley

E 35km/h

Windy Point
Windiest

62km/h

Narrabri Ap

46km/h

Yamba

77km/h

Cape Byron
-
no rain last hr Wettest

70.0mm

Walgett

25.0mm

Coffs Harbour
 

90.2mm

Nobbys Head
New South Wales/ACT's Records for April
Max Min Rain
Highest 41.7°C at
Deniliquin in 1875
Lowest -5.6°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1978
Highest 26.2°C at
White Cliffs in 2005
Lowest -13.0°C at
Charlotte Pass in 2009
Highest 404.6mm at
Coffs Harbour in 1963

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
17 23 40% < 1mm Nil WSW 16 65 SSW 30 59
Possible thunderstorm
13 25 60% 1-5mm Nil WSW 6 79 S 14 58
Possible thunderstorm
16 26 90% 1-5mm Nil SW 15 74 SSW 16 67
Possible thunderstorm
17 23 70% 5-10mm Nil WSW 16 78 SSW 26 65
Possible shower
17 21 50% < 1mm Nil SW 20 66 SSW 29 73
Cloudy
12 22 10% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
7 22 20% < 1mm Nil SW 17 80 SSW 23 44
Mostly sunny
7 21 30% < 1mm Nil SW 18 61 SW 22 42
Mostly sunny
8 22 50% 1-5mm Nil WSW 8 60 SW 15 38
Mostly sunny
8 14 20% < 1mm Nil WSW 12 66 WSW 16 54
Mostly sunny
11 26 40% < 1mm Nil SSW 9 62 SSW 20 27
Mostly sunny
11 27 5% < 1mm Nil SW 16 60 SSW 24 30
Mostly sunny
11 25 5% < 1mm Nil SW 18 51 SW 25 29
Mostly sunny
11 25 5% < 1mm Nil WSW 16 60 SW 19 30
Mostly sunny
13 30 10% < 1mm Nil SSW 16 39 SW 22 22
Sunny
14 23 5% < 1mm Nil S 28 62 SSW 25 34
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Weather News

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East coast rain and storm update

16:45 EST

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