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New South Wales/ACT Weather

Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Tuesday Showers/storms in north and east, mainly northeast. Hot in the north, warm in south and east.

  • Wednesday Scattered showers/storms, heaviest northern ranges. More humid. Hot in the west, warm in the east.

  • Thursday Widespread rain and showers, mainly W of ranges. Possible storms northwest. Warm to hot.

  • Friday Showers and storms east, heaviest northeast. Rain central/W inland. Warm coast, cool inland.

  • Saturday Showers and storms for central/eastern parts. Dry and very warm in the far N & W.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 08/12 Sun 09/12 Mon 10/12

40.8°C

Tibooburra Ap
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

42.1°C

Pooncarie
Avg: Rec:

41.4°C

Smithville
Avg: Rec:
- -

41.6°C

Tibooburra Ap
Avg: Rec:

42.1°C

Pooncarie
Avg: Rec:

12.0°C

Mt Ginini
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

8.1°C

Armidale
Avg: Rec:

7.3°C

Thredbo Top Station
Avg: Rec:

4.5°C

Thredbo Village
Avg: Rec:

-0.1°C

Thredbo Top Station
Avg: Rec:

SSE 33km/h

Gunnedah
Windiest

66km/h

Port Botany

83km/h

Deniliquin Ap

64km/h

Green Cape
-
no rain last hr Wettest

6.5mm

Bungarby
Avg: Rec:
- -

36.0mm

Bettowynd
Avg: Rec:
- -

33.0mm

Nowendoc
Avg: Rec:
- -

27.0mm

Burrinjuck Dam
Avg: Rec:
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 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 shower
19 23 50% < 1mm Nil S 17 67 SE 18 63
Mostly sunny
15 29 5% < 1mm Nil N 3 67 E 20 48
Possible thunderstorm
19 28 80% 5-10mm Nil SW 4 77 E 10 73
Showers increasing
20 23 80% 5-10mm Nil S 18 80 S 23 79
Possible shower
18 22 30% < 1mm Nil S 16 74 SE 15 74
Mostly sunny
13 24 30% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
14 27 80% 5-10mm Nil ESE 18 59 ESE 16 59
Possible thunderstorm
13 22 80% 5-10mm Nil ENE 20 82 NE 15 83
Possible shower
15 28 60% 1-5mm Nil E 12 70 ENE 16 46
Possible shower
11 21 80% 1-5mm Nil NNE 14 73 NW 15 56
Possible thunderstorm
20 32 80% 1-5mm Nil ESE 9 44 SSW 18 44
Possible thunderstorm
20 29 80% 5-10mm Nil E 21 62 E 20 69
Mostly sunny
19 34 30% < 1mm Nil E 11 49 N 10 28
Mostly sunny
18 33 60% < 1mm Nil ENE 24 53 NNE 14 31
Mostly sunny
27 39 30% < 1mm Nil E 15 26 NE 8 16
Mostly sunny
23 35 50% 1-5mm Nil ESE 20 52 ESE 12 26
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14:16 EDT

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11:12 EDT

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10:39 EDT

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