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New South Wales/ACT Weather

NSW/ACT
Thu 04:10 EDT
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Thursday Hot to very hot and mostly sunny throughout. Southerly winds in west, stronger later.

  • Friday Very hot in the north with isolated thunderstorms. Warm to hot with clear skies elsewhere.

  • Saturday Showers and thunderstorms in the north and east. Hot in the north, cooler towards the coast.

  • Sunday Showers and storms in the northeast, some severe. Hot in the north and west, mild in the east.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 20/02 Tue 21/02 Wed 22/02

26.6°C

Bourke Ap
Hottest

32.4°C

Casino Ap

34.5°C

Lightning Ridge

39.0°C

Wilcannia Ap

47.9°C

Walgett Ap

10.8°C

Goulburn Ap
Coldest

-1.8°C

Thredbo Top Station

2.8°C

Perisher Valley
 

-2.7°C

Thredbo Top Station

NNW 61km/h

Thredbo Top Station
Windiest

68km/h

Bombala

59km/h

Windy Point

88km/h

Thredbo Top Station
-
no rain last hr Wettest

14.2mm

Lord Howe Island

20.2mm

Ginninderra
 

163.0mm

Wattamolla
New South Wales/ACT's Records for February
Max Min Rain
Highest 48.5°C at
Ivanhoe in 2004
Lowest 0.3°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 2005
Highest 33.6°C at
Naradhan in 1973
Lowest -7.0°C at
Perisher Valley in 1979
Highest 454.2mm at
Bega Meringo Street in 1919

New South Wales/ACT Observations

Latest Observations
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
05:10 EDT
NNE 9 19 21.9 15.7 21.9 68 3 0.0 1018.3
05:10 EDT
E 11 13 19.7 16.5 19.7 82 2 0.0 1018.0
05:10 EDT
- 0 0 15.4 15.2 15.4 99 1 0.0 1015.1
05:10 EDT
E 15 15 13.4 13.4 12.1 100 1 0.0 1022.6
05:10 EDT
- 0 0 13.0 9.6 13.0 80 1 0.0 1021.4
05:10 EDT
- 0 0 12.9 11.8 12.9 93 1 0.0 1018.7
05:10 EDT
NNW 26 31 17.2 4.9 17.2 44 9 0.0 -
05:10 EDT
S 13 13 16.8 13.7 16.8 82 2 - 1019.4
05:10 EDT
NE 11 13 20.2 12.2 20.2 60 4 0.0 1017.1
05:10 EDT
W 17 19 23.4 3.9 23.4 28 16 0.0 1014.0
05:10 EDT
E 7 7 19.2 7.0 19.2 45 6 0.0 1014.4
05:10 EDT
NE 13 15 26.5 11.8 26.5 40 10 0.0 1013.8
05:00 EDT
S 22 28 19.6 6.7 19.6 43 9 0.0 1016.3
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18:22 EDT

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Sydney flying fox backyard rescues at record high due to food shortage, heat

15:24 EDT

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Weekend rainfall on the cards for hot and dry inland NSW

11:55 EDT

With a few days to go until the official end to the summer season, it looks like parts of New South Wales could still see the odd drop of rain.