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NSW/ACT
Tue 16:05 EST
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Tuesday Heavy showers/storms in northeast. Cloudy and warm along coast, mild inland.

  • Wednesday Heavy rain/showers in the northeast. Scatteredshowers in southwest, very warm NW.

  • Thursday Showers in the E, possible storm in the N. Generally warm and dry W of ranges.

  • Friday Showers in the E, possible storm in the NE. Mild-to-warm throughout.

  • Saturday A few coastal showers, the odd storm in the NE. Mild along the coast, warm in the west.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 21/04 Sun 22/04 Mon 23/04

29.3°C

Smithville
Hottest

32.3°C

Smithville

32.9°C

Smithville

34.6°C

Lake Victoria

40.5°C

Pooncarie

8.9°C

Marrangaroo
Coldest

1.0°C

Perisher Valley

1.0°C

Thredbo Village

0.1°C

Perisher Valley

-3.0°C

Perisher Valley

N 31km/h

Green Cape
Windiest

77km/h

Cape Byron

59km/h

Windy Point

61km/h

Cape Byron
-

3.8mm last hr

Ballina Ap
Wettest

46.8mm

Ballina Ap

38.4mm

Evans Head

35.2mm

Lord Howe Is Ap

34.6mm

Evans Head
New South Wales/ACT's Records for April
Max Min Rain
Highest 41.7°C at
Deniliquin in 1875
Lowest -5.6°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1978
Highest 26.2°C at
White Cliffs in 2005
Lowest -13.0°C at
Charlotte Pass in 2009
Highest 404.6mm at
Coffs Harbour in 1963

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
15 24 50% 1-5mm Nil SW 12 64 S 21 65
Showers
14 25 50% < 1mm Nil SW 6 87 S 12 71
Showers
16 25 60% 1-5mm Nil SW 16 83 S 13 77
Showers
18 22 80% 10-20mm Nil SW 18 85 SSW 18 77
Mostly sunny
15 23 20% < 1mm Nil SW 10 66 SSE 15 77
Mostly sunny
10 24 20% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
8 21 40% < 1mm Nil SSE 16 90 SSE 15 63
Mostly sunny
5 24 5% < 1mm Slight S 10 50 SW 20 29
Mostly sunny
6 26 20% < 1mm Nil S 4 53 NW 10 27
Mostly sunny
9 17 30% < 1mm Nil SE 9 52 W 15 50
Mostly sunny
11 26 50% < 1mm Nil S 11 63 S 17 43
Mostly sunny
9 29 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 13 53 SSW 17 23
Mostly sunny
13 28 40% < 1mm Nil SW 8 32 WSW 16 29
Mostly sunny
11 28 10% < 1mm Nil ENE 8 48 WSW 15 27
Mostly sunny
12 31 5% < 1mm Nil S 7 35 SSW 11 17
Mostly sunny
17 27 60% < 1mm Nil SSE 13 53 SW 14 28
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