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NSW/ACT
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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Wednesday Frosty morning. Cold wind increasing. Showers south & central. Snow to 800m in south.

  • Thursday Cold wind easing. Light showers southern inland. Light snow to 1000m on Alps Mostly sunny elsewhere.

  • Friday Cold morning with frost. Cool, mostly sunny day. Cloud increasing in the southwest.

  • Saturday Cold frosty morning for most inland towns. Possible showers on the north coast.

  • Sunday A few light showers on the north coast. Light wind. Frosty inland. Dry and mostly sunny elsewhere.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 02/08 Mon 03/08 Tue 04/08

20.0°C

Murwillumbah
Hottest

28.7°C

Port Macquarie Ap

28.8°C

Evans Head

21.4°C

Pindari Dam

28.8°C

Evans Head

-5.0°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-5.3°C

Thredbo Top Station

-12.8°C

Perisher Valley

-8.4°C

Thredbo Top Station

-12.8°C

Perisher Valley

WNW 42km/h

Thredbo Top Station
Windiest

101km/h

Thredbo Top Station

105km/h

Thredbo Top Station

77km/h

High Range
-
no rain last hr Wettest

32.6mm

Perisher Valley

6.6mm

Sanctuary Point

9.8mm

Carabost

7.0mm

Perisher Valley
New South Wales/ACT's Records for August
Max Min Rain
Highest 37.8°C at
Mungindi in 2009
Lowest -6.4°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1974
Highest 23.3°C at
Lismore in 2009
Lowest -20.6°C at
Charlotte Pass in 1968
Highest 327.6mm at
Sydney in 1986

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
5 17 5% < 1mm Slight WNW 22 59 W 34 36
Sunny
4 18 5% < 1mm Slight W 11 67 ESE 11 31
Sunny
4 19 5% < 1mm Slight WSW 16 56 WNW 14 31
Windy
6 17 10% < 1mm Nil WNW 29 54 W 31 34
Windy
7 15 30% < 1mm Nil W 25 52 W 32 46
Mostly sunny
0 15 60% < 1mm High W 13 57 SW 18 56
Mostly sunny
-5 9 30% < 1mm Severe W 24 81 WSW 29 47
Possible shower
-2 5 90% 1-5mm Severe W 23 87 W 27 83
Showers
-2 9 80% < 1mm Severe WNW 22 84 W 27 66
Windy with snow
-4 -1 90% 5-10mm Severe WNW 22 96 W 21 95
Mostly sunny
-2 12 30% < 1mm Severe WNW 11 75 W 21 41
Mostly sunny
0 12 50% < 1mm High W 15 89 W 27 57
Possible shower
4 12 80% 1-5mm Slight WNW 25 92 WSW 26 72
Possible shower
3 10 90% 1-5mm Moderate WNW 21 87 WSW 25 70
Mostly sunny
2 16 5% < 1mm Moderate WSW 10 69 WSW 23 40
Mostly sunny
5 15 40% < 1mm Slight WSW 21 78 SW 29 44
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