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New South Wales/ACT Weather

Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Wednesday Hot throughout and humid along the coast. Afternoon showers and storms in most parts.

  • Thursday Showers and storms, heavy in the southeast. Very hot northwest, grading very warm to coast.

  • Friday Showers across central and eastern parts. Very hot inland, moderate winds.

  • Saturday Showers in the southeast, dry elsewhere. Very hot inland grading warm to coast.

  • Sunday Hot in the W, milder E. Winds easing inland. Patchy showers and storms developing W and central.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 21/01 Mon 22/01 Tue 23/01

36.3°C

Tibooburra Ap
Hottest

46.5°C

Pooncarie

46.0°C

Wilcannia Ap

46.0°C

Tibooburra Ap

47.3°C

Penrith

14.7°C

Mt Ginini
Coldest

9.7°C

Murrurundi

11.0°C

Armidale

17.0°C

Katoomba

-1.4°C

Thredbo Top Station

NNW 46km/h

Thredbo Top Station
Windiest

70km/h

Thredbo Top Station

75km/h

Young Ap

85km/h

White Cliffs Ap
-

2.2mm last hr

Mt Jack
Wettest

1.2mm

Albury Ap

5.0mm

Thredbo Top Station

0.6mm

Katoomba

13.4mm

Tuggeranong
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 %
Mostly sunny
22 29 20% < 1mm Nil NE 13 71 ENE 25 58
Mostly sunny
18 30 20% < 1mm Nil SW 3 74 E 15 56
Mostly sunny
21 30 20% < 1mm Nil NNE 8 73 - -
Mostly sunny
22 29 10% < 1mm Nil NE 17 65 ENE 30 44
Mostly sunny
21 27 30% < 1mm Nil NE 10 82 NE 21 77
Possible shower
17 28 80% 5-10mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
12 32 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 10 63 ESE 16 27
Possible thunderstorm
18 31 80% 5-10mm Nil NNE 17 47 W 11 34
Possible shower
19 34 50% 1-5mm Nil WNW 8 57 NW 18 31
Possible shower
18 24 80% 1-5mm Nil N 14 58 NNW 17 59
Possible thunderstorm
19 39 20% < 1mm Nil NNE 11 43 S 9 17
Possible thunderstorm
23 39 60% 1-5mm Nil NE 21 42 N 14 24
Possible shower
24 37 70% 1-5mm Nil NNE 13 46 NNW 20 34
Possible shower
23 35 70% 1-5mm Nil NE 15 48 NNE 20 32
Mostly sunny
28 43 20% < 1mm Nil NE 18 26 NE 15 12
Possible shower
24 37 40% 1-5mm Nil S 20 38 S 18 24
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