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NSW/ACT
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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Sunday Cloudier. Windier. Warmer ahead of colder change. Showers in south & central. Snow to 1300m in south.

  • Monday Strong, cold winds easing. Sunny north & coast. Light showers southern inland. Light snow to 800m.

  • Tuesday Cold morning with frost. Mostly sunny. Chance light showers on coast & far south ranges.

  • Wednesday Frosty morning. Cold wind increasing. Showers south & central. Snow to 800m in south.

  • Thursday Cold wind easing. Light showers southern inland. Light snow to 1000m on Alps Mostly sunny elsewhere.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 30/07 Fri 31/07 Sat 01/08

23.8°C

Nobbys Head
Hottest

22.8°C

Mt Seaview

23.8°C

Tibooburra Ap

27.6°C

Tibooburra Ap

29.0°C

Port Macquarie Ap

-4.7°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-3.8°C

Thredbo Top Station

-3.2°C

Thredbo Top Station

-1.7°C

Thredbo Top Station

-4.7°C

Thredbo Top Station

NNW 74km/h

Thredbo Top Station
Windiest

111km/h

Thredbo Top Station

116km/h

Thredbo Top Station

107km/h

Thredbo Top Station
-
no rain last hr Wettest

4.2mm

Perisher Valley

4.8mm

Lord Howe Island

55.2mm

Cabramurra

55.0mm

Cabramurra
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 %
Mostly sunny
9 17 10% < 1mm Nil NW 16 56 W 31 33
Sunny
11 25 40% < 1mm Nil NNW 11 77 W 11 46
Sunny
11 22 10% < 1mm Nil SSW 12 65 ESE 15 55
Sunny
12 18 20% < 1mm Nil NW 25 48 W 24 34
Windy with showers
10 15 5% < 1mm Nil WNW 17 51 WSW 27 44
Clearing shower
2 13 40% < 1mm Moderate WSW 20 66 SW 26 47
Sunny
7 14 5% < 1mm Nil W 20 79 WSW 25 40
Frost then sunny
1 7 30% < 1mm High WSW 29 89 WSW 31 70
Frost then sunny
0 9 20% < 1mm High NW 30 86 WSW 28 53
Windy with snow
-2 -1 80% 1-5mm Severe WNW 31 99 W 24 98
Sunny
8 15 5% < 1mm Nil SW 9 67 W 19 39
Mostly sunny
4 13 10% < 1mm Slight SW 19 82 SW 26 54
Mostly sunny
4 12 40% < 1mm Slight WSW 23 100 WSW 26 57
Clearing shower
3 10 90% < 1mm Moderate W 26 100 SW 28 56
Mostly sunny
6 16 5% < 1mm Nil SSW 14 68 SSW 20 43
Mostly sunny
6 13 10% < 1mm Nil SW 16 80 SSW 24 48
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Weather News

I thought it was supposed to be winter?

16:29 EST

Spring-like temperatures are bathing central and northern parts of New South Wales today, with some places experiencing record temperatures for this time of the year.

Rain and thunderstorms saturate southern NSW

12:27 EST

Areas of rain rolled across southern New South Wales yesterday and into early this morning, bringing some of the best August rainfall in several years for some places.

Tsunamis in Australia?

15:37 EST

With another earthquake of 5.7 magnitude being recorded today near off the southern Queensland coast, meteorologists and oceanographers are keeping a wary eye on the potential for tsunamis.