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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Saturday Showers and storms in the north and northeast. Mostly dry and mild elsewhere.

  • Sunday A few showers on the coast. Mostly sunny and mild inland.

  • Monday Showers in the north and east, dry west of ranges. Warm in the west, milder further east.

  • Tuesday Increasing showers and wind in the south. Warm in the west, milder further east.

  • Wednesday Showers and storms in the south. Gusty northwesterlies in the West .

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 18/10 Thu 19/10 Fri 20/10

25.6°C

Smithville
Hottest

34.2°C

Pooncarie

37.0°C

Smithville

30.0°C

Evans Head

37.2°C

Collarenebri

7.9°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

1.8°C

Cooma

5.0°C

Yass

-5.0°C

Perisher Valley

-5.5°C

Thredbo Top Station

S 38km/h

Wattamolla
Windiest

109km/h

Thredbo Top Station

81km/h

Thredbo Top Station

81km/h

Wattamolla
-
no rain last hr Wettest

7.8mm

Tabulam

70.1mm

Wanaaring

42.0mm

Lake Macquarie

72.0mm

Mt Seaview
New South Wales/ACT's Records for October
Max Min Rain
Highest 43.9°C at
Cobar in 1881
Lowest -5.0°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1972
Highest 30.6°C at
Bourke in 1957
Lowest -12.0°C at
Charlotte Pass in 2006
Highest 525.0mm at
Charlotte Pass in 2011

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
15:50 EDT
S 22 33 19.1 8.7 19.1 51 7 0.2 1018.7
15:50 EDT
SSW 28 31 17.8 10.9 17.8 64 5 0.4 1018.2
15:50 EDT
SE 24 30 17.6 6.8 17.6 49 7 0.0 1018.3
15:50 EDT
SE 15 20 10.6 8.7 8.6 88 1 2.4 1017.6
15:49 EDT
SSW 13 15 16.0 5.6 16.0 50 5 0.0 1018.4
15:50 EDT
WNW 13 15 18.7 2.9 18.7 35 9 0.0 1017.6
15:50 EDT
WNW 19 20 11.1 1.1 8.8 50 5 0.0 -
15:50 EDT
SE 30 33 20.1 8.4 20.1 47 10 0.0 1015.9
15:50 EDT
SE 9 13 21.5 9.1 21.5 45 7 0.0 1016.5
15:50 EDT
WSW 28 33 23.0 4.0 23.0 29 19 0.0 1018.3
15:50 EDT
WSW 15 22 20.3 7.7 20.3 44 8 0.0 1017.7
15:50 EDT
S 11 11 23.8 9.8 23.8 41 9 0.0 1016.6
15:30 EDT
S 30 43 21.9 -3.5 21.9 18 28 0.0 1021.9
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Weather News

Storms closing in on Perth, scattering across WA

14:06 EDT

Thunderstorms are nearing Perth and will scatter across much of inland Western Australia this weekend, bringing useful rain but also threatening the region with damaging winds.

Sunken fishing trawler off Queensland coast to be examined by police divers

13:59 EDT

A recovery operation has begun this morning for a trawler that sank off the central Queensland coast earlier this week with seven men on board.

Another Soaking for Brisbane

09:37 EDT

After receiving October's monthly rainfall total in the past seven days Brisbane is set to see a further 10-20mm today.