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NSW/ACT
Mon 10:04 EST
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Monday Cold morning then cloud increasing. Isolated light showers in the far south later.

  • Tuesday Cold morning then dry in the north. Showers on southern coast, spreading north.

  • Wednesday Cloudy, showers on coast/ranges, heaviest central. Dry west of the ranges. Mild in far west.

  • Thursday Cloudy, showers on coast/ranges, heaviest north. Dry & mild west of the ranges.

  • Friday Rain areas and chance of thunder in the east. Partly cloudy inland. Snow showers in alpine areas.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 03/07 Sat 04/07 Sun 05/07

23.4°C

Casino Ap
Hottest

19.0°C

Grafton

21.8°C

Murwillumbah

23.1°C

Murwillumbah

24.0°C

Murwillumbah

-2.7°C

Thredbo Village
Coldest

-7.3°C

Thredbo Village

-8.0°C

Maitland

-7.7°C

Perisher Valley

-8.9°C

Perisher Valley

NNW 38km/h

Murrurundi Gap
Windiest

109km/h

Windy Point

61km/h

Murrurundi Gap

50km/h

Kiama
-

0.2mm last hr

Coffs Harbour
Wettest

5.0mm

Ballina Ap

1.0mm

Katoomba City Council

1.0mm

Nimbin

2.0mm

Penrith
New South Wales/ACT's Records for July
Max Min Rain
Highest 36.4°C at
Broken Hill Ap in 1990
Lowest -6.9°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1978
Highest 20.6°C at
Lord Howe Island in 1942
Lowest -19.6°C at
Charlotte Pass in 2010
Highest 274.4mm at
Springwood in 1988

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
6 17 50% < 1mm Nil WNW 18 73 WSW 21 35
Sunny
8 22 5% < 1mm Nil NNW 7 80 NW 14 49
Sunny
5 22 5% < 1mm Slight WNW 10 73 NE 12 46
Sunny
8 17 20% < 1mm Nil NW 23 65 WNW 24 40
Sunny
8 16 40% < 1mm Nil W 18 57 WSW 19 43
Sunny
1 16 80% 1-5mm High WSW 7 84 SSW 8 50
Sunny
-1 13 5% < 1mm Severe WNW 21 89 WNW 28 47
Sunny
-4 8 10% < 1mm Severe NW 11 84 WSW 22 61
Increasing sunshine
-3 11 20% < 1mm Severe W 10 100 WNW 15 49
Snow developing
-1 3 40% < 1mm Severe NW 12 77 W 13 70
Sunny
2 16 5% < 1mm Moderate NNE 8 81 W 20 39
Sunny
-2 14 5% < 1mm Severe ESE 9 87 WNW 17 47
Sunny
1 14 30% < 1mm High ENE 8 86 NW 13 57
Possible shower
0 12 60% < 1mm High NNE 4 89 W 10 53
Sunny
2 17 5% < 1mm Moderate S 4 80 WSW 9 40
Mostly sunny
6 18 10% < 1mm Nil NW 16 61 W 24 41
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