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New South Wales/ACT Weather

Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Tuesday Showers and the odd storm southern & central coast. Patchy light rain developing in the far west.

  • Wednesday Showers & the odd storm slopes, ranges & coast. Wettest about central coast The odd shower in west.

  • Thursday Isolated showers & the odd storm north & coast. Generally dry in the southern inland & far west.

  • Friday Rain/storms spreading across west, mainly north. Isolated showers/storms in east.

  • Saturday Rain and the odd storm contracting to the far east. A few showers lingering on southern slopes.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 28/05 Sun 29/05 Mon 30/05

17.7°C

Cape Byron
Hottest

23.5°C

Casino Ap

22.4°C

Grafton

23.0°C

Murwillumbah

33.0°C

Mungindi

0.1°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-8.0°C

Cooma Ap

-9.7°C

Cooma Ap

-6.1°C

Lithgow

-9.7°C

Cooma Ap

ESE 29km/h

Cabramurra
Windiest

87km/h

Windy Point

64km/h

Green Cape

53km/h

Windy Point
-

2.2mm last hr

Pt Perpendicular
Wettest

15.6mm

Lord Howe Island

7.8mm

Nundle

42.2mm

Ulladulla

103.2mm

Thredbo Top Station
New South Wales/ACT's Records for May
Max Min Rain
Highest 40.1°C at
Scone Ap in 1994
Lowest -6.0°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 2000
Highest 30.5°C at
Lake Cargelligo Ap in 1990
Lowest -14.2°C at
Namadgi National Park in 1987
Highest 320.0mm at
Lismore in 1921

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 %
Showers
13 18 90% 5-10mm Nil SSE 9 69 SE 15 58
Possible shower
7 22 90% 1-5mm Nil SSW 9 92 SSE 15 59
Possible shower
7 21 80% 1-5mm Nil SSW 10 74 SSE 12 69
Showers
12 19 90% 1-5mm Nil ESE 13 71 E 16 54
Showers
13 17 90% 10-20mm Nil SW 6 69 S 10 73
Possible shower
3 17 80% 10-20mm Moderate - - - -
Late shower
-2 16 60% 1-5mm Severe E 12 90 ESE 16 64
Possible shower
3 13 80% 1-5mm Moderate ENE 22 88 ENE 15 71
Possible shower
4 14 80% 1-5mm Slight SE 11 84 E 18 64
Possible shower
1 6 70% 1-5mm High ESE 17 94 ESE 14 84
Late shower
4 20 60% < 1mm Slight E 10 74 ENE 10 51
Possible shower
6 18 50% 1-5mm Nil ENE 18 89 ENE 13 56
Possible shower
5 17 10% < 1mm Slight ENE 10 89 ENE 12 57
Possible shower
6 17 40% < 1mm Nil ENE 15 81 ENE 12 60
Mostly sunny
7 20 40% < 1mm Nil ESE 9 69 ESE 9 37
Mostly sunny
7 16 5% < 1mm Nil NE 9 77 ESE 8 53
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