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NSW/ACT
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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Wednesday Hot in the north, milder in east. Mostly dry throughout.

  • 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
Sun 19/02 Mon 20/02 Tue 21/02

37.3°C

Tibooburra Ap
Hottest

40.2°C

Lostock Dam

32.4°C

Casino Ap

34.5°C

Lightning Ridge

47.9°C

Walgett Ap

14.5°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-2.7°C

Thredbo Top Station

-1.8°C

Thredbo Top Station

2.8°C

Perisher Valley

-2.7°C

Thredbo Top Station

NW 50km/h

Thredbo Top Station
Windiest

70km/h

Thredbo Top Station

68km/h

Bombala

59km/h

Windy Point
-
no rain last hr Wettest

92.2mm

Mt Seaview

14.2mm

Lord Howe Island

20.2mm

Ginninderra

7.0mm

Lismore
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
20:10 EDT
NE 20 39 23.9 17.2 23.9 66 5 0.0 1017.9
20:10 EDT
NE 24 30 24.0 16.5 24.0 63 6 0.0 1017.9
20:10 EDT
NNE 17 19 23.8 17.1 23.8 66 4 0.0 1014.6
20:10 EDT
E 17 20 19.2 13.6 19.2 70 3 0.0 1023.0
20:10 EDT
NNW 4 6 21.8 5.3 21.8 34 9 0.0 1020.5
20:10 EDT
NW 11 11 25.2 4.9 25.3 27 15 0.0 1016.8
20:10 EDT
N 17 19 18.2 3.3 18.2 37 10 0.0 -
20:10 EDT
ENE 13 15 27.9 10.1 27.2 33 14 - 1017.2
20:10 EDT
WNW 6 6 29.1 9.8 28.0 30 14 0.0 1015.3
20:10 EDT
- 0 0 28.9 -0.3 27.3 15 20 0.0 1012.0
20:10 EDT
NE 9 9 29.6 3.6 27.9 19 22 0.0 1013.1
20:10 EDT
ESE 7 9 32.9 1.9 30.6 14 27 0.0 1012.2
20:00 EDT
NW 19 24 33.8 -6.8 31.3 7 47 0.0 1011.6
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18:22 EDT

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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.