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NSW/ACT
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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Wednesday Very cool in the south, mild in the north. Southwesterly flow, strongest along the coast.

  • Thursday Light isolated showers in the southwest and coast. Southerly flow along coast, light/variable inland.

  • Friday Showers in the south and along the coast. Cool to mild throughout.

  • Saturday Showers, heaviest along the coast. Mostly dry west of the ranges. Mild throughout.

  • Sunday Showers about the coast and northern inland. Mild throughout, cooler along the coast.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 31/08 Mon 01/09 Tue 02/09

22.0°C

Murwillumbah
Hottest

27.9°C

Pooncarie

27.9°C

White Cliffs Ap

28.4°C

Casino Ap

28.4°C

Casino Ap

-3.1°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-3.0°C

Cooma

-4.0°C

Thredbo Top Station

-8.3°C

Thredbo Top Station

-8.3°C

Thredbo Top Station

N 70km/h

Wattamolla
Windiest

79km/h

Thredbo Top Station

116km/h

Thredbo Top Station

114km/h

Wattamolla
-

0.2mm last hr

Merimbula Ap
Wettest

32.8mm

Lawrence

63.0mm

Montague Is

46.8mm

Lord Howe Is Ap

24.0mm

Pt Perpendicular
New South Wales/ACT's Records for September
Max Min Rain
Highest 39.6°C at
Wanaaring in 2004
Lowest -6.0°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1995
Highest 25.8°C at
Bourke Ap in 2003
Lowest -16.7°C at
Charlotte Pass in 1970
Highest 362.4mm at
Narooma in 1992

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 %
Mostly sunny
10 20 60% < 1mm Nil E 13 70 E 22 54
Possible shower
12 21 80% 1-5mm Nil ESE 13 81 ESE 17 57
Possible shower
12 20 90% 1-5mm Nil S 17 73 SE 21 60
Mostly sunny
11 19 70% < 1mm Nil S 14 66 E 20 55
Mostly sunny
12 19 50% < 1mm Nil E 10 60 E 20 63
Possible shower
4 21 10% < 1mm Slight N 5 61 NE 13 48
Mostly sunny
3 17 30% < 1mm Moderate E 20 85 E 19 45
Mostly sunny
2 16 30% < 1mm Moderate ENE 20 74 ENE 16 46
Frost then sunny
0 19 20% < 1mm High ESE 6 74 ENE 16 35
Cloud increasing
1 11 10% < 1mm High NE 13 62 N 14 47
Mostly sunny
5 22 20% < 1mm Slight ESE 13 65 E 14 30
Mostly sunny
6 22 5% < 1mm Nil SE 20 71 ENE 16 35
Possible shower
7 22 10% < 1mm Nil ENE 17 56 ENE 18 27
Mostly sunny
5 20 30% < 1mm Slight E 16 65 NE 15 34
Mostly sunny
9 23 30% < 1mm Nil E 22 59 ENE 18 32
Mostly sunny
9 24 10% < 1mm Nil ENE 21 46 ENE 25 23
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