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NSW/ACT
Tue 06:40 EDT
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Tuesday Hot in north ahead of cooler change. Rain & storms most areas, clearing from south.

  • Wednesday Showers and storms in north and east, mainly NE. Hot in northwest. Warm in southwest. Mild in east.

  • Thursday Hot in north & east. Cool gusty change west & sth. Rain/storms in west spreading east, heaviest NE.

  • Friday Showers and storms in north and east, mainly NE. Warm in north. Cool in south. Gusty southerly wind.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 03/12 Sun 04/12 Mon 05/12

30.7°C

Narrabri Ap
Hottest

44.4°C

Mungindi

45.3°C

Bourke Ap

43.0°C

Walgett Ap

45.3°C

Bourke Ap

9.5°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

5.0°C

Thredbo Village

10.1°C

Thredbo Top Station
 

2.6°C

Perisher Valley

NW 46km/h

Thredbo Top Station
Windiest

75km/h

Tamworth Ap

92km/h

White Cliffs Ap

96km/h

Port Botany
-

0.8mm last hr

Broken Hill Ap
Wettest

24.2mm

Baryulgil

10.4mm

Green Cape
 

38.2mm

Dungog
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 Daily Summaries

Tuesday December 6, 2016
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Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am
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NSW weather: Severe thunderstorm works its way from Sydney to state's north

22:27 EDT

Trampolines have flown into powerlines and a lightning strike has reportedly caused a house fire as a severe thunderstorm tracked from Sydney all along the coast up to northern NSW on Monday afternoon.

A case of history repeating itself: What is wrong with South Australia's electricity network?

18:43 EDT

Those who blamed last week's blackout in South Australia on renewable energy are dead wrong.

Stormy Monday across Australia

17:03 EDT

Thunderstorms are affecting six states and territories this afternoon, four of which are under warning for severe storms.