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Tue 16:05 EST
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Tuesday A few showers in far NE. Mostly sunny and mild after a cool morning.

  • Wednesday Light showers in the south clearing. Wind easing. Becoming sunnier. Cool in south. Mild in north.

  • Thursday Cool morning then mostly sunny and mild. Gentle winds.

  • Friday Cool morning then mostly sunny and mild. Gentle winds.

  • Saturday . .

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 30/04 Sun 01/05 Mon 02/05

24.0°C

Tibooburra Ap
Hottest

31.7°C

Collarenebri

33.0°C

Mungindi

28.8°C

Casino Ap

33.0°C

Mungindi

2.7°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

3.6°C

Quirindi

-2.7°C

Thredbo Top Station

-1.6°C

Bombala

-2.7°C

Thredbo Top Station

NNW 83km/h

Thredbo Top Station
Windiest

112km/h

Thredbo Top Station

112km/h

Thredbo Top Station

101km/h

Thredbo Top Station
-
no rain last hr Wettest

48.0mm

Merriwa

32.0mm

Nundle

43.0mm

Coonamble Ap

43.0mm

Coonamble Ap
New South Wales/ACT's Records for May
Max Min Rain
Highest 40.1°C at
Scone Ap in 1994
Lowest -6.0°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 2000
Highest 30.5°C at
Lake Cargelligo Ap in 1990
Lowest -14.2°C at
Namadgi National Park in 1987
Highest 320.0mm at
Lismore in 1921

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 %
Sunny
14 23 5% < 1mm Nil W 17 58 SSW 15 44
Mostly sunny
14 25 5% < 1mm Nil SW 6 68 SE 12 47
Sunny
12 25 5% < 1mm Nil WSW 10 57 ESE 9 50
Sunny
15 23 5% < 1mm Nil W 18 66 S 14 49
Sunny
15 21 5% < 1mm Nil WSW 18 57 S 12 54
Late shower
8 20 30% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
6 20 5% < 1mm Nil W 16 70 WSW 11 41
Mostly sunny
5 15 5% < 1mm Slight WSW 16 81 WSW 15 55
Mostly sunny
7 18 5% < 1mm Nil W 14 63 NW 19 33
Clearing shower
5 8 5% < 1mm Slight W 15 85 WNW 17 61
Sunny
9 24 5% < 1mm Nil NW 6 56 - -
Mostly sunny
9 22 5% < 1mm Nil WSW 9 64 W 14 46
Mostly sunny
10 20 5% < 1mm Nil SW 10 67 WNW 10 43
Mostly sunny
9 18 10% < 1mm Nil SW 13 70 W 12 41
Sunny
10 25 5% < 1mm Nil S 8 51 SSW 6 34
Mostly sunny
10 20 5% < 1mm Nil SSW 9 73 NW 10 43
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Weather News

Dry season storm dumps heavy rain on Darwin

18:23 EST

A 90-minute downpour has seen Darwin record more than twice as much rain as usual for the entire month of May.

Victoria weather: Strong winds hit Melbourne, southern parts of state as cold front moves through

18:08 EST

A deep cold front has swept through Melbourne and parts of southern Victoria, uprooting trees and damaging buildings with wind gusts of more than 100 kilometres per hour (kph).

Wet season wraps up with below average rainfall for many Top End cattle stations

17:53 EST

Despite a promising start to the wet season, many Top End cattle stations are entering the dry season with The bulk of the season's rain came with a monsoon trough which moved over the Northern Territory in , with little follow-up rain throughout January and February.