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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Tuesday Increasing showers and wind in the south. Warm in the west, milder further east.

  • Wednesday Showers and storms in the south. Gusty northwesterlies in the West.

  • Thursday Showers and storms along the ranges and coast. Very warm to hot and dry in the west.

  • Friday Light showers along the coast. Dry elsewhere. Hot in the west grading warm east.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 21/10 Sun 22/10 Mon 23/10

19.8°C

Tibooburra Ap
Hottest

27.0°C

Smithville

27.0°C

Collarenebri

28.0°C

Smithville

37.2°C

Collarenebri

3.7°C

Glen Innes Ap
Coldest

-1.0°C

Thredbo Top Station

-3.0°C

Perisher Valley
 

-5.5°C

Thredbo Top Station

NW 44km/h

Thredbo Top Station
Windiest

66km/h

Cape Byron

57km/h

Windy Point

62km/h

Cape Byron
-
no rain last hr Wettest

25.8mm

Drake

37.0mm

Katoomba
 

284.0mm

Lillian Rock
New South Wales/ACT's Records for October
Max Min Rain
Highest 43.9°C at
Cobar in 1881
Lowest -5.0°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1972
Highest 30.6°C at
Bourke in 1957
Lowest -12.0°C at
Charlotte Pass in 2006
Highest 525.0mm at
Charlotte Pass in 2011

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 32 60% 1-5mm Nil NW 18 39 WNW 30 36
Showers increasing
18 32 70% < 1mm Nil N 11 75 N 19 52
Late shower
20 31 90% 1-5mm Nil N 13 68 NE 13 68
Possible shower
21 32 60% 5-10mm Nil NW 15 54 NE 22 41
Late shower
20 30 60% 1-5mm Nil NW 18 43 NW 25 49
Showers increasing
14 26 60% 10-20mm Nil - - - -
Showers increasing
15 30 40% 1-5mm Nil NNW 24 75 NW 25 49
Late shower
14 25 50% 1-5mm Nil WNW 21 51 WNW 27 30
Possible shower
14 26 20% < 1mm Nil WNW 22 41 NW 29 23
Showers
12 16 30% 1-5mm Nil WNW 23 52 WNW 28 54
Late shower
19 34 40% 1-5mm Nil NNW 18 42 WNW 22 22
Late shower
19 32 30% < 1mm Nil W 22 37 W 25 18
Possible shower
13 24 40% < 1mm Nil W 21 43 W 27 23
Possible shower
13 25 50% < 1mm Nil W 18 50 W 25 27
Possible shower
22 31 30% < 1mm Nil SW 23 32 WSW 23 17
Mostly sunny
12 22 30% < 1mm Nil SW 27 46 WSW 30 21
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Weather News

BOM warning in south-east Queensland forecasts damaging hail and wind

01:45 EDT

Intense hail has hit the Toowoomba region, blanketing the ground, as thunderstorms sweep across south-east Queensland.

The Storms in Sydney on Sunday

14:23 EDT

Parts of the Sydney skyline were lit up by lightening yesterday, as a low pressure trough triggered thunderstorms.

Spring heat returns to Sydney

13:35 EDT

Warm air should build in Sydney over the weekend as a frontal system crosses to the south of the state, causing the mercury to near 30 degrees for the third time this month.