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NSW/ACT
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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Wednesday Showers and storms in northern & central parts. Cooling southerly change along the coast.

  • Thursday Showers and storms in northern parts. Very Hot inland, mild on the coast.

  • Friday Showers and storms, heaviest in the south. Hot in the north, milder in the south.

  • Saturday Showers and storms in the far north. Windy in the east. Dry elsewhere.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 15/01 Mon 16/01 Tue 17/01

34.0°C

Penrith
Hottest

43.9°C

Peak Hill

43.2°C

Wanaaring

45.0°C

Wilcannia Ap

46.9°C

Wanaaring

10.5°C

Cooma Ap
Coldest

3.0°C

Thredbo Village

8.7°C

Thredbo Village
 

-1.9°C

Perisher Valley

NW 37km/h

Nobbys Head
Windiest

62km/h

Evans Head

70km/h

Thredbo Top Station

111km/h

Parkes Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

62.0mm

Brays Creek

1.2mm

Smoky Cape
 

167.0mm

Uki
New South Wales/ACT's Records for January
Max Min Rain
Highest 49.7°C at
Bourke in 1878
Lowest 1.3°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 2012
Highest 34.4°C at
Gunnedah in 1905
Lowest -7.7°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1975
Highest 436.0mm at
Bellingen PO in 1997

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
25 37 30% < 1mm Nil WNW 22 41 S 36 52
Mostly sunny
20 38 60% < 1mm Nil NNW 11 67 NW 14 36
Late shower
23 37 90% 1-5mm Nil N 12 65 NNE 11 50
Possible thunderstorm
26 39 70% 1-5mm Nil NW 29 40 SSW 26 42
Possible shower
25 34 50% < 1mm Nil W 17 58 S 28 71
Cloud increasing
20 29 20% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
18 34 50% < 1mm Nil NW 28 67 W 26 37
Late shower
22 36 20% < 1mm Nil NW 27 57 W 28 19
Mostly sunny
22 37 40% < 1mm Nil WNW 14 45 W 27 15
Mostly sunny
19 23 5% < 1mm Nil W 15 48 W 20 54
Possible thunderstorm
23 39 80% 1-5mm Nil NNW 20 40 WNW 22 24
Possible thunderstorm
26 40 60% < 1mm Nil NNW 29 46 WNW 23 27
Sunny
23 37 20% < 1mm Nil SSW 18 32 SSW 26 22
Mostly sunny
23 35 10% < 1mm Nil WSW 13 34 SW 28 24
Possible thunderstorm
29 42 80% 1-5mm Nil NW 25 37 W 21 27
Possible shower
24 39 50% < 1mm Nil S 20 26 S 16 20
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