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New South Wales/ACT Weather

NSW/ACT
Wed 22:41 EDT
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Wednesday Rain/storms, mainly on slopes/ranges and in south. Dry in the far west with cool change.

  • Thursday Showers/storms slopes/ranges/coast, mainly inland. Dry further west with cool-to-mild winds.

  • Friday Showers along east coast, possible storm northeast. Mostly clear and dry inland, very warm.

  • Saturday Showers and storms in the northeast. Showers in th south, very warm and dry northwest.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 14/10 Mon 15/10 Tue 16/10

23.3°C

Borrona Downs
Avg: Rec:
- -
Hottest

33.6°C

Smithville
Avg: Rec:
- -

38.7°C

Smithville
Avg: Rec:
- -

33.0°C

Wanaaring
Avg: Rec:
- -

38.7°C

Smithville
Avg: Rec:
- -

5.7°C

Thredbo Top Station
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

-0.7°C

Perisher Valley
Avg: Rec:
- -

1.9°C

Thredbo Village
Avg: Rec:

5.6°C

Thredbo Top Station
Avg: Rec:

-6.3°C

Thredbo Top Station
Avg: Rec:

ENE 38km/h

Lord Howe Is Ap
Windiest

81km/h

Windy Point

96km/h

Thredbo Top Station

87km/h

Thredbo Top Station
-

10.6mm last hr

Bankstown Ap
Avg: Rec:
Wettest

69.0mm

Nashua
Avg: Rec:
- -

107.0mm

Bowra Sugarloaf
Avg: Rec:
- -

59.0mm

Bowra Sugarloaf
Avg: Rec:
- -

75.0mm

Penrith
Avg: Rec:
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 Weather Forecasts

Station
(ungroup by district)
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Possible thunderstorm
18 24 80% 1-5mm Nil NNE 16 83 NE 25 75
Clearing shower
15 25 60% 1-5mm Nil ENE 9 85 ENE 20 65
Showers
17 24 60% 1-5mm Nil NE 14 87 ENE 19 81
Possible thunderstorm
18 24 70% 5-10mm Nil NE 18 86 ENE 23 79
Possible thunderstorm
17 22 70% 1-5mm Nil NNE 17 85 NE 28 85
Possible thunderstorm
13 25 60% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
9 22 80% 5-10mm Nil NE 18 88 NNE 13 73
Possible thunderstorm
11 20 80% 1-5mm Nil N 14 95 NW 16 67
Possible shower
11 24 50% < 1mm Nil NNW 8 82 NW 23 44
Clearing shower
9 14 70% 1-5mm Nil NNW 21 91 NW 23 71
Thunderstorms
15 27 80% 5-10mm Nil NE 11 72 NNW 14 54
Possible shower
14 27 70% 1-5mm Nil N 13 83 NW 15 52
Mostly sunny
11 24 5% < 1mm Nil W 9 66 WNW 20 39
Mostly sunny
11 24 10% < 1mm Nil WNW 8 71 WNW 17 41
Sunny
15 30 5% < 1mm Nil S 10 60 WSW 14 24
Sunny
11 26 5% < 1mm Nil SSW 13 68 W 15 22
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10:18 EDT

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