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NSW/ACT
Sat 10:51 EST
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Saturday Very windy in the east, camler in the west. Coastal showers, dry west of the ranges.

  • Sunday Evening showers in the southwest. Mild in the north, grading cool in the south.

  • Monday Widespread showers, heaviest in the south. Cold in the south, mild elsewhere. Gusty west.

  • Tuesday Light showers in the south. Warm in the north, grading to cool in the south.

  • Wednesday Cool showers in the south. Warm with clear skies in the north.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 16/08 Thu 17/08 Fri 18/08

20.7°C

Casino Ap
Hottest

33.2°C

Coffs Harbour

32.0°C

Murwillumbah

26.0°C

Murwillumbah

34.0°C

Smithville

-4.9°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-2.9°C

Mudgee Ap

-6.0°C

Thredbo Top Station

-8.0°C

Thredbo Top Station

-11.0°C

Thredbo Top Station

S 74km/h

Wattamolla
Windiest

103km/h

Windy Point

100km/h

Nowra Ran Air Station

107km/h

Windy Point
-
no rain last hr Wettest

52.0mm

Perisher Valley

40.0mm

Perisher Valley

11.0mm

Mt Ginini

11.0mm

Mt Ginini
New South Wales/ACT's Records for August
Max Min Rain
Highest 37.8°C at
Mungindi in 2009
Lowest -6.4°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1974
Highest 23.3°C at
Lismore in 2009
Lowest -20.6°C at
Charlotte Pass in 1968
Highest 327.6mm at
Sydney in 1986

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
9 19 30% < 1mm Nil SW 18 53 SSE 22 37
Possible shower
6 21 70% 1-5mm Nil SSW 13 84 SSE 21 46
Possible shower
6 21 90% 5-10mm Nil SSW 18 72 S 17 69
Possible shower
10 19 60% < 1mm Nil SSW 20 61 SSE 24 44
Possible shower
10 18 10% < 1mm Nil SW 12 49 SSE 17 42
Frost then sunny
0 18 5% < 1mm High - - - -
Frost then sunny
-2 16 20% < 1mm Severe SE 19 71 SE 23 44
Frost then sunny
-1 14 10% < 1mm Severe ESE 14 71 SSW 15 41
Frost then sunny
-2 16 20% < 1mm Severe SW 9 70 NW 18 38
Frost then sunny
-4 6 30% < 1mm Severe WNW 14 78 W 16 69
Frost then sunny
0 20 5% < 1mm High SE 11 61 SSE 14 27
Frost then sunny
1 20 10% < 1mm High SE 15 69 SE 16 28
Frost then sunny
-1 18 10% < 1mm Severe SSE 5 80 S 12 40
Frost then sunny
-1 15 10% < 1mm Severe SE 6 85 WSW 10 51
Sunny
4 22 20% < 1mm Slight SSE 17 49 SSE 14 23
Mostly sunny
3 18 30% < 1mm Moderate ESE 9 57 SE 11 30
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Weather News

Coalcliff: Three homes destroyed in fires fuelled by fierce winds

10:42 EST

Three houses have burnt down after a house fire spread to two neighbouring homes, fanned by strong winds on Lawrence Hargrave Drive in Coalcliff, 25 kilometres north of Wollongong, last night.

Wild Surf Batters the East Coast

10:18 EST

Damaging surf with waves up to 7 metres in some places are lashing the New South Wales Coast today.

BOM issues NSW severe weather warning as Sydney hit by high winds

00:03 EST

Parts of NSW have been buffeted by high winds, with two people injured by flying building cladding, glass left shattered in a CBD high-rise and Sydney Airport forced to cancel flights.