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NSW/ACT
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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Friday Hot-to-very hot throughout, milder along coast. Mostly sunny with light winds.

  • Saturday Very hot and dry throughout. Late gusty wind change in the south.

  • Sunday Isolated light showers in the NE/SE. Otherwise dry. Hot-to-very hot away from the coasts.

  • Monday Showers and storms developing in the southeast. Very hot inland. Hot along the coast.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 16/01 Wed 17/01 Thu 18/01

34.0°C

Ivanhoe Ap
Hottest

39.0°C

Smithville

40.0°C

Smithville

42.0°C

Smithville

47.3°C

Penrith

15.4°C

Glen Innes Ap
Coldest

-1.0°C

Thredbo Village

3.0°C

Woolbrook

8.0°C

Taralga

-1.4°C

Thredbo Top Station

SSW 35km/h

Windy Point
Windiest

88km/h

Murrurundi Gap

66km/h

Windy Point

53km/h

Green Cape
-
no rain last hr Wettest

2.0mm

Lord Howe Is Ap

7.0mm

Lord Howe Is Ap

0.0mm

Lake Victoria

0.0mm

Wanaaring
New South Wales/ACT's Records for January
Max Min Rain
Highest 49.7°C at
Bourke in 1878
Lowest 1.3°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 2012
Highest 34.4°C at
Gunnedah in 1905
Lowest -7.7°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1975
Highest 436.0mm at
Bellingen PO in 1997

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 40% < 1mm Nil E 12 72 E 25 60
Possible shower
19 31 90% 1-5mm Nil ENE 5 73 E 17 54
Possible shower
21 31 70% 1-5mm Nil NE 10 77 ENE 17 69
Possible shower
22 29 20% < 1mm Nil ENE 17 69 E 29 50
Possible shower
20 27 60% < 1mm Nil E 13 80 E 23 78
Possible shower
16 27 40% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
15 33 30% < 1mm Nil ENE 16 58 ESE 18 32
Possible thunderstorm
17 31 40% 10-20mm Nil NE 18 58 NE 18 36
Possible shower
16 32 50% 1-5mm Nil ENE 8 64 NNE 19 31
Possible thunderstorm
16 24 70% 1-5mm Nil NNE 13 62 NNW 16 54
Possible shower
21 40 50% 1-5mm Nil NNE 12 39 SSE 12 17
Possible thunderstorm
23 37 50% 1-5mm Nil ENE 20 45 NNE 15 28
Possible shower
20 36 80% 1-5mm Nil NE 10 46 NNW 16 23
Possible thunderstorm
22 35 60% 1-5mm Nil ENE 17 55 N 13 23
Mostly sunny
28 43 50% 1-5mm Nil ENE 18 28 NE 14 16
Mostly sunny
21 36 20% < 1mm Nil S 23 29 SSE 18 15
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08:21 EDT

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08:10 EDT

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08:03 EDT

Very hot and dry conditions have been forecast across the country today and over the weekend, fuelling warnings of extreme fire danger in some states.