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NSW/ACT
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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Tuesday Heavy showers/storms in northeast. Cloudy and warm along coast, mild inland.

  • Wednesday Heavy rain/showers in the northeast. Scatteredshowers in southwest, very warm NW.

  • Thursday Showers in the E, possible storm in the N. Generally warm and dry W of ranges.

  • Friday Showers in the E, possible storm in the NE. Mild-to-warm throughout.

  • Saturday A few coastal showers, the odd storm in the NE. Mild along the coast, warm in the west.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 21/04 Sun 22/04 Mon 23/04

32.3°C

Wilcannia Ap
Hottest

32.3°C

Smithville

32.9°C

Smithville

34.6°C

Lake Victoria

40.5°C

Pooncarie

12.2°C

Armidale Ap
Coldest

1.0°C

Perisher Valley

1.0°C

Thredbo Village

0.1°C

Perisher Valley

-3.0°C

Perisher Valley

SSW 35km/h

Moree Ap
Windiest

77km/h

Cape Byron

59km/h

Windy Point

61km/h

Cape Byron
-

9.8mm last hr

Evans Head
Wettest

46.8mm

Ballina Ap

38.4mm

Evans Head

35.2mm

Lord Howe Is Ap

21.2mm

Evans Head
New South Wales/ACT's Records for April
Max Min Rain
Highest 41.7°C at
Deniliquin in 1875
Lowest -5.6°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1978
Highest 26.2°C at
White Cliffs in 2005
Lowest -13.0°C at
Charlotte Pass in 2009
Highest 404.6mm at
Coffs Harbour in 1963

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 %
Late shower
7 21 30% < 1mm Nil SSE 20 81 S 20 57
Mostly sunny
9 27 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
11 31 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 8 38 SSE 14 17
Cloud increasing
18 31 20% < 1mm Nil NNW 23 23 W 20 15
Sunny
6 18 5% < 1mm Nil WNW 10 52 W 15 45
Sunny
5 27 5% < 1mm Slight W 3 72 WNW 10 30
Showers
16 23 80% 20-40mm Nil SW 26 86 SSW 26 84
Sunny
10 28 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 14 65 S 16 27
Mostly sunny
12 32 30% < 1mm Nil N 14 28 WNW 14 15
Showers
13 24 70% 10-20mm Nil WSW 10 84 SW 18 74
Mostly sunny
17 23 70% 5-10mm Nil SSW 17 74 S 21 58
Sunny
5 23 5% < 1mm Slight SSE 8 63 SSW 19 33
Mostly sunny
16 24 30% < 1mm Nil SW 11 67 SE 16 47
Mostly sunny
10 26 20% < 1mm Nil SSE 12 59 S 18 30
Sunny
9 29 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 12 52 WSW 7 22
Sunny
15 23 20% < 1mm Nil SW 5 70 E 10 68
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