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New South Wales/ACT Weather

NSW/ACT
Sun 07:51 EST
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Sunday Cloudy across the north. Cool throughout. Patchy light rain for northeast later.

  • Monday Cold morning along ranges. Mild day throughout. Cloud developing from the far west.

  • Tuesday Cloud spreading throughout. Rain developing from the far northwest later.

  • Wednesday Rain across the north and east, some heavy. Chance storm in the north.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 22/06 Fri 23/06 Sat 24/06

20.6°C

Cape Byron
Hottest

23.8°C

Mungindi

25.0°C

Lightning Ridge

25.0°C

Mungindi

25.2°C

Mungindi

-4.5°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-8.6°C

Cooma Ap

-6.0°C

Thredbo Village

-8.0°C

Cooma

-11.0°C

Thredbo Village

WNW 57km/h

Thredbo Top Station
Windiest

72km/h

Thredbo Top Station

85km/h

Thredbo Top Station

68km/h

Thredbo Top Station
-
no rain last hr Wettest

2.0mm

Meldrum

1.0mm

Nimbin

1.0mm

Gunnedah

1.6mm

Armidale Ap
New South Wales/ACT's Records for June
Max Min Rain
Highest 31.9°C at
Broken Hill Ap in 1992
Lowest -6.4°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 2009
Highest 20.2°C at
Lord Howe Is Ap in 2003
Lowest -23.0°C at
Charlotte Pass in 1994
Highest 449.0mm at
Lord Howe Is Ap in 1996

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 %
Clearing shower
2 15 20% < 1mm Moderate NW 12 85 WNW 22 61
Sunny
-1 15 5% < 1mm Severe - - - -
Mostly sunny
7 24 5% < 1mm Nil NE 9 50 NW 14 24
Mostly sunny
5 18 5% < 1mm Slight SW 11 76 SW 21 43
Snow
1 2 70% 1-5mm High WNW 15 74 WNW 19 92
Mostly sunny
1 11 5% < 1mm High WNW 12 83 WNW 26 50
Mostly sunny
10 21 20% < 1mm Nil W 6 66 NE 5 59
Sunny
2 18 30% < 1mm Moderate E 8 75 WNW 11 41
Mostly sunny
1 16 5% < 1mm High NE 7 89 W 12 51
Sunny
8 22 5% < 1mm Nil WNW 5 80 NW 9 52
Windy
9 19 20% < 1mm Nil WNW 16 77 WNW 14 53
Windy
-2 10 10% < 1mm Severe W 12 88 W 20 61
Sunny
9 18 5% < 1mm Nil WNW 16 72 - -
Rain developing
4 19 30% < 1mm Slight NE 5 75 WNW 13 46
Rain developing
0 13 20% < 1mm High NE 8 84 W 12 49
Sunny
9 17 5% < 1mm Nil WNW 16 60 W 22 45
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Either humid or calm - tricky month for drying clothes

12:39 EST

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SA Power Networks paid $18.5m in compensation for December blackout

08:39 EST

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