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New South Wales/ACT Weather

NSW/ACT
Wed 08:30 EDT
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Wednesday SE sea breeze along the north coast. Isolated showers and storms in the far SE corner.

  • Thursday Possible showers in the east. Hot to very hot and dry in the west.

  • Friday Showers and storms in the east, mainly ranges. Hot and generally dry in the west.

  • Saturday Hot throughout. Generally sunny. Afternoon seabreezes on the coast. Dry inland.

  • Sunday Mostly dry day. Hot in the far N, cooler in S. Mostly sunny. Southerly winds moving through the S.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 07/02 Mon 08/02 Tue 09/02

40.2°C

Wilcannia Ap
Hottest

38.8°C

Wilcannia Ap

40.0°C

Pooncarie

40.1°C

Menindee

40.2°C

Wilcannia Ap

16.0°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

5.0°C

Thredbo Village

5.6°C

Bombala

7.0°C

Woolbrook

1.1°C

Perisher Valley

NE 38km/h

Bellambi Pt
Windiest

53km/h

Evans Head

90km/h

Windy Point

87km/h

Windy Point
-
no rain last hr Wettest

5.4mm

Cape Byron

9.0mm

Crawford

6.6mm

Lord Howe Is Ap

7.0mm

Lord Howe Is Ap
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
17:30 EDT
NE 24 33 26.2 17.0 27.0 57 7 0.0 1012.3
17:30 EDT
ENE 24 31 26.6 14.6 26.9 47 11 0.0 1012.6
17:30 EDT
SE 19 28 23.9 19.4 23.9 76 3 0.0 1012.7
17:30 EDT
ESE 15 19 23.4 10.1 23.4 43 9 0.0 1016.9
17:30 EDT
SSW 17 22 27.5 10.7 27.0 35 14 - 1016.2
17:30 EDT
NW 24 26 30.5 9.4 29.0 27 24 0.0 1012.2
17:30 EDT
W 15 24 22.4 6.6 22.4 36 11 0.0 -
17:30 EDT
SSW 9 13 31.9 6.9 29.9 21 22 0.0 1011.8
17:30 EDT
SE 15 20 31.8 -2.3 29.6 11 35 0.0 1012.0
17:30 EDT
SW 22 31 37.7 -0.6 34.7 9 54 0.0 1009.2
17:30 EDT
WSW 13 26 34.7 -3.6 32.0 8 41 0.0 1009.7
17:30 EDT
ESE 24 35 37.0 7.0 34.8 16 44 0.0 1009.2
17:00 EDT
S 9 15 38.2 2.6 35.4 11 38 0.0 1010.1
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15:57 EDT

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Hobart set to cool after a warm start to February

14:50 EDT

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