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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Monday Mostly sunny in NW. Windy and rain along coast. Mostly sunny in SW. Easing snow on Alps.

  • Tuesday Cold morning. Sunny in NW. Windy, showers coast. Fog then sunny in SW. Showers on ranges. Snow Alps.

  • Wednesday Frost then sunny in SW. Sunny in the northwest. Wind and showers easing along the coast.

  • Thursday Fog then sunny in SW. Mostly cloudy sth coast. Sunny in NW. Mostly sunny in NE.

  • Friday A few coastal showers in the north coast. Mostly sunny elsewhere.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 15/06 Sat 16/06 Sun 17/06

18.6°C

Yamba
Hottest

23.6°C

Casino Ap

23.6°C

Murwillumbah

20.0°C

Lord Howe Is Ap

27.6°C

Smithville

-1.6°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-5.9°C

Thredbo Top Station

-5.8°C

Thredbo Top Station

-5.0°C

Thredbo Top Station

-7.1°C

Tamworth Ap

SSW 57km/h

West Channel Beacon
Windiest

116km/h

Thredbo Top Station

83km/h

Thredbo Top Station

87km/h

Green Cape
-

0.8mm last hr

Cooma Ap
Wettest

36.4mm

Perisher Valley

16.6mm

Burrinjuck Dam

23.0mm

Merimbula Ap

27.0mm

Yass
New South Wales/ACT's Records for June
Max Min Rain
Highest 31.9°C at
Broken Hill Ap in 1992
Lowest -6.4°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 2009
Highest 20.2°C at
Lord Howe Is Ap in 2003
Lowest -23.0°C at
Charlotte Pass in 1994
Highest 449.0mm at
Lord Howe Is Ap in 1996

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 %
Windy with showers
10 16 90% 5-10mm Nil SW 31 64 SW 34 52
Sunny
4 18 10% < 1mm Slight W 18 63 WSW 22 36
Mostly sunny
7 18 20% < 1mm Nil W 19 60 WSW 29 53
Windy with showers
9 16 90% 5-10mm Nil WSW 29 80 SW 32 68
Windy with showers
11 15 70% 1-5mm Nil SW 34 60 SW 39 62
Showers
6 15 90% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Cloudy
-1 7 80% < 1mm Severe W 30 94 WSW 30 71
Possible shower
2 7 20% < 1mm Moderate SW 23 96 SW 24 80
Mostly cloudy
3 12 40% < 1mm Moderate SW 15 78 SSW 22 56
Cloudy
0 2 50% < 1mm High SSW 20 95 SW 14 98
Possible shower
4 13 40% < 1mm Slight W 18 77 - -
Mostly cloudy
5 14 20% < 1mm Slight SW 21 84 SW 24 53
Mostly sunny
4 16 5% < 1mm Slight SW 18 89 SW 24 49
Mostly sunny
4 15 5% < 1mm Slight WSW 14 95 SW 23 58
Mostly sunny
4 17 5% < 1mm Slight SW 20 70 SW 24 39
Sunny
2 12 5% < 1mm Moderate SSW 16 83 SSW 19 47
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