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NSW/ACT
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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Tuesday Isolated showers in the south, dry north and east. Mild with gusty WNW winds.

  • Wednesday Rain and showers over southeast, snow Alps. Becoming cooler from south with gusty SW winds.

  • Thursday Coastal showers, dry elsewhere. Strong winds in the west.

  • Friday Mostly dry and clear skies. Breezy winds in the interior.

  • Saturday Very strong NW winds in the west. Very warm throughout.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 22/07 Sun 23/07 Mon 24/07

27.3°C

Smithville
Hottest

21.9°C

Murwillumbah

24.9°C

Tibooburra Ap

25.0°C

Mungindi

27.5°C

Mungindi

-0.3°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-7.1°C

Bathurst Ap

-7.1°C

Yass

-7.0°C

Glen Innes Ap

-12.1°C

Perisher Valley

NNW 59km/h

Thredbo Top Station
Windiest

96km/h

Thredbo Top Station

96km/h

Thredbo Top Station

81km/h

Thredbo Top Station
-
no rain last hr Wettest

2.0mm

Lord Howe Is Ap

9.6mm

Cabramurra

7.0mm

Perisher Valley

7.0mm

Perisher Valley
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 %
Sunny
8 22 5% < 1mm Nil WNW 16 61 WNW 14 31
Sunny
5 22 5% < 1mm Slight W 7 67 S 9 36
Sunny
6 20 5% < 1mm Nil WSW 8 57 SSE 7 49
Sunny
8 21 5% < 1mm Nil WNW 20 66 WNW 17 37
Sunny
10 21 5% < 1mm Nil W 17 49 W 15 34
Sunny
0 20 5% < 1mm High - - - -
Sunny
-5 14 5% < 1mm Severe WNW 12 76 WSW 20 44
Sunny
-2 13 50% < 1mm Severe WNW 12 79 - -
Cloudy
-2 15 60% < 1mm Severe WNW 11 90 WNW 25 49
Snow tending to rain
0 5 90% 5-10mm High NW 15 96 NW 20 86
Sunny
-2 18 5% < 1mm Severe NNE 6 72 WNW 12 36
Sunny
-1 20 30% < 1mm Severe NE 8 76 NW 15 29
Late shower
2 21 70% 1-5mm Moderate N 13 72 NNW 29 26
Late shower
3 18 60% < 1mm Moderate NE 10 88 N 17 46
Sunny
3 25 5% < 1mm Moderate NE 7 45 NNW 13 18
Mostly sunny
8 23 20% < 1mm Nil NNW 26 31 NW 30 21
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Murray-Darling Basin Plan: Irrigation lobbyists offered access to confidential government documents

07:05 EST

The top water bureaucrat in NSW, Gavin Hanlon, has been secretly recorded offering to confidentially share internal government information with irrigation lobbyists — documents he proposed to strip of government logos and share via a special Dropbox account — to assist their lobbying against the contentious Murray-Darling Basin Plan.