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New South Wales/ACT Weather

NSW/ACT
Sat 16:05 EST
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Saturday Showers along the south coast. Generally sunny inland after chilly start.

  • Sunday Showers along the coast, gusty in the south. Mostly sunny inland.

  • Monday The odd showers along the coast and tablelands. Mostly dry and sunny in the west.

  • Tuesday Showers developing in the far west later. Generally sunny after cool morning elsewhere.

  • Wednesday Showers over western parts of the state. Drier in the north and east.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 26/08 Thu 27/08 Fri 28/08

18.7°C

Cape Byron
Hottest

27.5°C

Casino Ap

22.7°C

Sydney Ap

24.0°C

Murwillumbah

31.1°C

Tibooburra Ap

-3.0°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-1.0°C

Thredbo Top Station

-1.7°C

Thredbo Top Station

-6.3°C

Thredbo Top Station

-12.8°C

Perisher Valley

WSW 53km/h

Green Cape
Windiest

75km/h

Cabramurra

75km/h

Trangie

66km/h

Green Cape
-
no rain last hr Wettest

48.2mm

Beaumont

39.6mm

Green Cape

15.6mm

Pt Perpendicular

16.0mm

Pt Perpendicular
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
(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 %
Frost then sunny
-3 15 5% < 1mm Severe SW 18 79 WSW 18 31
Cloudy
4 16 50% < 1mm Slight SW 21 78 SSW 22 54
Sunny
4 18 5% < 1mm Slight SE 13 61 SSW 13 31
Mostly sunny
3 15 5% < 1mm Moderate SE 12 64 SSE 13 36
Frost then sunny
-2 5 30% < 1mm Severe W 15 86 WSW 16 72
Frost then sunny
-1 15 10% < 1mm Severe WNW 10 78 W 16 44
Mostly sunny
8 21 10% < 1mm Nil SSW 20 52 SSE 20 43
Frost then sunny
0 16 10% < 1mm High SSW 13 85 SSW 19 49
Mostly sunny
2 15 5% < 1mm Moderate SSW 11 100 SSW 16 57
Mostly sunny
8 21 5% < 1mm Nil WNW 10 75 SSE 15 42
Late shower
8 18 60% 1-5mm Nil WNW 20 53 SSW 24 43
Frost then sunny
-2 11 10% < 1mm Severe SSW 17 82 SW 18 60
Cloud increasing
8 19 20% < 1mm Nil WSW 21 55 S 28 43
Frost then sunny
1 17 5% < 1mm High WSW 6 66 WSW 12 31
Mostly sunny
2 15 5% < 1mm Moderate SW 7 86 WSW 16 52
Mostly sunny
9 17 20% < 1mm Nil SSW 21 53 S 26 53
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