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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Thursday Blustery colder southerly change. Generally dry. Light showers southern slopes. Light snow on Alps.

  • Friday Cold, frosty morning inland then mostly sunny. Chilly southerlies easing. Light showers on coast.

  • Saturday Cold, frosty morning inland then partly cloudy. Wind becoming light. Chance showers north coast.

  • Sunday Cold, frosty morning inland then partly cloudy. Light winds. Chance of showers far north coast.

  • Monday Frosty morning inland then sunny. Dry and mostly sunny on the coast. Light winds.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 29/06 Tue 30/06 Wed 01/07

18.4°C

Lord Howe Is Ap
Hottest

23.1°C

Mungindi

23.2°C

Murwillumbah

23.5°C

Casino Ap

23.5°C

Casino Ap

-7.0°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-6.8°C

Perisher Valley

-8.9°C

Perisher Valley

-6.0°C

Thredbo Top Station

-8.9°C

Perisher Valley

WSW 51km/h

Green Cape
Windiest

46km/h

Thredbo Top Station

46km/h

Thredbo Top Station

83km/h

Thredbo Top Station
-
no rain last hr Wettest

30.8mm

Bourke Ap

17.6mm

Yass

45.4mm

Lord Howe Is Ap

15.0mm

Casino Ap
New South Wales/ACT's Records for July
Max Min Rain
Highest 36.4°C at
Broken Hill Ap in 1990
Lowest -6.9°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1978
Highest 20.6°C at
Lord Howe Island in 1942
Lowest -19.6°C at
Charlotte Pass in 2010
Highest 274.4mm at
Springwood in 1988

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
7 16 5% < 1mm Nil WSW 23 70 SSW 15 47
Mostly sunny
6 18 40% < 1mm Nil NW 13 79 S 20 63
Mostly sunny
7 17 50% < 1mm Nil SSW 24 74 SSW 25 63
Mostly sunny
9 16 80% < 1mm Nil W 22 66 SW 19 54
Sunny
8 15 5% < 1mm Nil WSW 22 57 WNW 12 49
Frost then sunny
0 14 5% < 1mm High WSW 14 89 SE 5 48
Frost then sunny
-4 11 5% < 1mm Severe SE 17 99 SE 18 52
Frost then sunny
-5 9 5% < 1mm Severe E 8 82 W 12 52
Frost then sunny
-6 11 20% < 1mm Severe SW 5 88 NW 13 40
Frost then sunny
-5 4 20% < 1mm Severe NNE 12 68 NNW 12 60
Frost then sunny
-1 15 5% < 1mm Severe SSE 7 81 S 11 38
Frost then sunny
-1 13 5% < 1mm Severe SSE 11 88 WSW 9 42
Frost then sunny
-1 12 5% < 1mm Severe SE 5 94 SW 8 48
Frost then sunny
-3 10 5% < 1mm Severe E 4 94 W 8 53
Sunny
3 14 5% < 1mm Moderate SE 13 86 ESE 10 41
Sunny
4 13 5% < 1mm Slight ENE 6 77 E 7 43
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Weather News

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17:23 EST

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13:02 EST

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