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New South Wales/ACT Weather

Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Friday Generally dry and sunny statewide. Light winds with morning fog and inland frost.

  • Saturday Light coastal showers. Dry elsewhere. Morning fog and inland frost.

  • Sunday Lingering coastal showers. Showers and storms in the south with a front.

  • Monday Generally dry and sunny statewide. Windy along the coast, light winds inland.

  • Tuesday Cool morning. Late showers & snow along the ranges. Winds increasing in the south and west.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 23/05 Wed 24/05 Thu 25/05

19.8°C

Yamba
Hottest

30.2°C

Brewarrina

28.2°C

Casino Ap

23.8°C

Mungindi

30.7°C

Wanaaring

0.3°C

Perisher Valley
Coldest

0.3°C

Thredbo Top Station

-2.8°C

Cooma Ap

-2.0°C

Armidale

-10.0°C

Taralga

N 25km/h

Thredbo Top Station
Windiest

74km/h

Walgett Ap

79km/h

Thredbo Top Station

55km/h

Windy Point
-
no rain last hr Wettest

42.0mm

Thredbo Village

14.2mm

Lord Howe Is Ap

2.0mm

Meldrum

0.8mm

Corowa 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
(group 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
2 18 40% < 1mm Moderate NNE 12 97 NW 15 61
Mostly sunny
5 20 5% < 1mm Slight - - - -
Sunny
6 23 5% < 1mm Nil E 11 68 N 8 35
Sunny
8 21 5% < 1mm Nil N 22 58 NNW 26 34
Mostly sunny
2 9 80% 1-5mm Moderate NNE 14 89 NNW 15 79
Fog then sunny
2 16 20% < 1mm Moderate N 4 91 NNW 15 58
Late shower
11 23 30% < 1mm Nil NW 4 79 NE 13 70
Sunny
4 21 5% < 1mm Slight ENE 14 82 NNW 13 46
Mostly sunny
5 20 30% < 1mm Slight NE 6 90 NNW 14 48
Possible shower
10 22 50% < 1mm Nil W 2 94 ENE 8 65
Mostly sunny
11 21 20% < 1mm Nil NW 8 89 NE 13 62
Frost then sunny
0 15 10% < 1mm High ENE 12 91 N 16 64
Mostly sunny
12 21 10% < 1mm Nil WNW 10 80 NNE 18 58
Sunny
4 22 80% 1-5mm Slight ENE 8 73 NNW 12 41
Mostly sunny
5 18 90% 1-5mm Slight ENE 11 87 N 11 56
Mostly sunny
13 20 5% < 1mm Nil NW 6 72 NNE 19 65
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