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NSW/ACT
Fri 04:10 EDT
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Friday Scattered showers and storms, mainly west. Hot in the north, warm elsewhere.

  • Saturday Sunny and dry in the south. Very hot in the N. Showers and storms in the northeast.

  • Sunday Very hot in the west grading to mild in the east. Showers in the eastern half of the state.

  • Monday Very hot in the west and hot in the east. A few coastal showers, mostly clear in the west.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 12/12 Wed 13/12 Thu 14/12

34.8°C

Walgett Ap
Hottest

41.0°C

Smithville

45.0°C

Smithville

43.0°C

Tibooburra Ap

45.0°C

Smithville

10.7°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

5.0°C

Thredbo Top Station

9.0°C

Thredbo Village

10.0°C

Glen Innes Ap

0.5°C

Thredbo Top Station

S 48km/h

Wattamolla
Windiest

59km/h

Thredbo Top Station

83km/h

Thredbo Top Station

79km/h

Nerriga
-
no rain last hr Wettest

1.0mm

Braidwood

0.2mm

Bathurst Ap

10.0mm

Moruya Heads

10.4mm

Moruya Ap
New South Wales/ACT's Records for December
Max Min Rain
Highest 48.9°C at
Bourke in 1888
Lowest 0.1°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 2006
Highest 34.5°C at
Lake Cargelligo Ap in 2013
Lowest -9.6°C at
Cooma Ap in 1990
Highest 352.2mm at
Tyalgum in 1991

New South Wales/ACT Observations

Latest Observations
Station
(Group 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
09:50 EDT
WNW 11 13 25.3 10.4 25.8 39 10 0.0 1018.4
09:50 EDT
SSW 7 9 16.8 16.5 16.8 98 1 0.0 1014.6
09:50 EDT
SSE 15 17 32.3 10.4 30.7 26 21 0.0 1009.7
09:00 EDT
SSE 19 24 22.7 7.7 22.7 38 11 0.0 1013.3
09:50 EDT
NNW 11 15 16.9 12.6 16.9 76 2 0.0 -
09:50 EDT
E 6 7 21.7 16.6 21.7 73 2 0.0 1014.6
09:40 EDT
SSE 15 19 29.6 12.1 28.7 34 15 0.0 1012.0
09:50 EDT
- 0 0 26.0 13.8 26.5 47 6 0.0 1011.8
09:50 EDT
SSE 13 15 21.3 13.0 21.3 59 5 0.0 1017.5
09:40 EDT
SSW 26 41 21.8 17.0 21.8 74 4 0.0 1013.6
09:50 EDT
NNW 20 28 30.9 10.8 29.5 29 21 0.0 1013.9
09:50 EDT
ENE 9 13 25.1 16.5 26.1 59 5 0.0 1011.9
09:50 EDT
SW 22 30 25.9 19.8 27.1 69 5 0.0 1012.4
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