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New South Wales/ACT Weather

Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Sunday Cloud increasing. Possible showers/storms in W & S. Mild-to-warm throughout.

  • Monday Possible showers/storms in the southwest. Warm throughout. Light coastal showers in the NE.

  • Tuesday Patchy rain over central/S parts, showers for NE. Mild in the N, grading cool to the south.

  • Wednesday Patchy rain spreading to eastern areas. Cool and windy in the E, calmer and mild in the W.

  • Thursday Cloudy and windy with showers along the coast. Cool-to-mild. Sunnier west and central parts.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 24/05 Fri 25/05 Sat 26/05

24.1°C

Smithville
Hottest

26.0°C

Mungindi

26.5°C

Mungindi

27.6°C

Smithville

31.0°C

Wanaaring

1.9°C

Perisher Valley
Coldest

-6.7°C

Perisher Valley

-5.6°C

Cooma Ap

-6.0°C

Cooma

-6.7°C

Perisher Valley

ESE 22km/h

Cape Byron
Windiest

51km/h

Windy Point

68km/h

Windy Point

59km/h

Cape Byron
-
no rain last hr Wettest

7.0mm

Smiths Lake

12.8mm

Coffs Harbour

5.8mm

Yamba

6.0mm

Yamba
New South Wales/ACT's Records for May
Max Min Rain
Highest 40.1°C at
Scone Ap in 1994
Lowest -6.0°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 2000
Highest 30.5°C at
Lake Cargelligo Ap in 1990
Lowest -14.2°C at
Namadgi National Park in 1987
Highest 320.0mm at
Lismore in 1921

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 cloudy
11 21 5% < 1mm Nil NW 10 71 NE 14 54
Late shower
11 22 50% < 1mm Nil SW 7 95 SSE 12 66
Cloudy
13 22 50% 1-5mm Nil SW 8 80 SSE 7 72
Mostly cloudy
11 21 5% < 1mm Nil N 12 79 NE 12 58
Mostly cloudy
13 20 5% < 1mm Nil NNW 9 62 NE 17 57
Mostly sunny
4 21 5% < 1mm Slight - - - -
Fog then sunny
2 18 10% < 1mm Moderate ENE 11 85 SE 9 49
Cloudy
3 16 5% < 1mm Moderate ENE 11 69 NNW 14 47
Mostly cloudy
2 18 10% < 1mm Moderate S 3 83 NNW 14 46
Mostly cloudy
3 11 30% < 1mm Moderate NNE 8 71 NW 10 65
Mostly sunny
5 22 20% < 1mm Slight E 9 59 WSW 7 32
Cloudy
7 22 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 14 60 NNW 12 37
Mostly cloudy
8 23 70% < 1mm Nil NE 13 61 N 14 33
Mostly cloudy
6 20 50% < 1mm Nil ENE 12 74 NE 11 42
Cloudy
12 25 20% < 1mm Nil ENE 18 48 NE 12 36
Possible shower
13 23 80% 1-5mm Nil NNE 23 58 NNW 26 41
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