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New South Wales/ACT Weather

NSW/ACT
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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Friday Cold. Showers on coast/ranges, mainly central. Early frost/fog patches & the odd shower in west.

  • Saturday Early frost/fog patches then increasing sunshine. Early showers central/northern coast/ranges.

  • Sunday Early frost/fog patches then mostly sunny. Mild northerly winds developing in the west.

  • Monday Chilly morning, mainly ranges and coast. Mostly sunny. Mild in the west and soutth.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 23/08 Wed 24/08 Thu 25/08

18.9°C

Lord Howe Is Ap
Hottest

25.2°C

Casino Ap

19.5°C

Lord Howe Is Ap

21.0°C

Yamba

27.0°C

Tibooburra Ap

-4.0°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-6.8°C

Perisher Valley

-8.3°C

Perisher Valley

-7.0°C

Thredbo Top Station

-10.4°C

Thredbo Top Station

S 37km/h

Port Botany
Windiest

64km/h

Windy Point

79km/h

Wattamolla

72km/h

Windy Point
-
no rain last hr Wettest

90.6mm

Green Pigeon

85.4mm

Pt Perpendicular

14.0mm

Barraba

14.0mm

Barraba
New South Wales/ACT's Records for August
Max Min Rain
Highest 37.8°C at
Mungindi in 2009
Lowest -6.4°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1974
Highest 23.3°C at
Lismore in 2009
Lowest -20.6°C at
Charlotte Pass in 1968
Highest 327.6mm at
Sydney in 1986

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
8 16 90% 1-5mm Nil SW 22 61 SSW 28 56
Late shower
5 19 30% 1-5mm Slight WSW 9 72 SSE 14 41
Sunny
5 18 40% < 1mm Slight SW 14 55 S 14 49
Possible shower
8 16 80% 1-5mm Nil WSW 24 66 SW 26 53
Possible shower
8 15 60% < 1mm Nil SW 21 55 SSW 24 57
Sunny
1 18 5% < 1mm High - - - -
Sunny
-2 12 20% < 1mm Severe WSW 15 76 SW 18 43
Sunny
-1 9 5% < 1mm Severe SSW 13 82 SW 20 56
Sunny
-3 14 5% < 1mm Severe SW 8 73 WNW 12 36
Sunny
-6 4 5% < 1mm Severe SSW 10 79 W 14 65
Sunny
0 14 20% < 1mm High WSW 9 76 SW 14 42
Sunny
1 14 5% < 1mm High SSW 12 84 SW 20 45
Sunny
0 14 5% < 1mm High SW 9 91 SW 17 51
Sunny
-1 13 10% < 1mm Severe WSW 6 84 WSW 16 47
Sunny
1 17 5% < 1mm High SSW 11 68 SW 16 33
Sunny
2 14 5% < 1mm Moderate SSW 10 79 - -
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