Fairfax Media Network

New South Wales/ACT Weather

Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Wednesday Rain and thundery showers developing in the west. Strong northerlies across the east.

  • Thursday Rain, showers and thunderstorms across the east. Showers clearing in the west.

  • Friday Cool and breezy in the east. A few light showers. Mostly sunny elsewhere and cool to mild.

  • Saturday The odd coastal shower for the central & northern. Mostly sunny and dry elsewhere.

  • Sunday Cool in the south. Isolated showers in the east. Fog and frost over inland then generally sunny.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 30/08 Mon 31/08 Tue 01/09

26.5°C

Bourke Ap
Hottest

23.0°C

Casino Ap

23.5°C

Casino Ap

24.5°C

Casino Ap

27.2°C

Bourke Ap

2.5°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-8.0°C

Perisher Valley

-8.0°C

Thredbo Village

-5.2°C

Perisher Valley

-8.0°C

Thredbo Village

W 46km/h

Tibooburra Ap
Windiest

61km/h

Green Cape

62km/h

Lord Howe Is Ap

68km/h

Windy Point
-
no rain last hr Wettest

10.8mm

Lord Howe Is Ap

45.4mm

Norah Head

3.8mm

Rockley

4.2mm

Wilcannia Ap
New South Wales/ACT's Records for September
Max Min Rain
Highest 39.6°C at
Wanaaring in 2004
Lowest -6.0°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1995
Highest 25.8°C at
Bourke Ap in 2003
Lowest -16.7°C at
Charlotte Pass in 1970
Highest 362.4mm at
Narooma in 1992

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
-2 18 90% 1-5mm Severe NW 16 61 NW 21 30
Rain developing
1 19 90% 1-5mm High N 6 72 NE 15 44
Rain
8 24 80% 1-5mm Nil NE 22 49 N 29 30
Showers
11 18 90% 1-5mm Nil NW 22 54 WNW 30 43
Wind and rain increasing
-3 9 60% 10-20mm Severe N 11 68 NNW 16 55
Rain developing
-3 17 90% 10-20mm Severe NNW 6 80 NNW 19 37
Mostly sunny
5 23 80% 1-5mm Slight W 9 52 NE 21 40
Rain developing
2 20 90% 5-10mm Moderate NE 13 76 NNE 24 42
Rain developing
5 19 90% 5-10mm Slight NE 19 77 N 24 52
Mostly sunny
6 24 90% 5-10mm Nil NNW 4 64 NNE 13 30
Rain developing
9 20 90% 1-5mm Nil NW 15 51 NE 19 33
Rain developing
0 14 90% 5-10mm High NNE 15 72 N 19 52
Rain developing
9 21 90% 5-10mm Nil NW 10 53 NE 24 34
Rain developing
0 21 90% 5-10mm High ENE 7 59 NNW 16 27
Rain developing
2 17 90% 10-20mm Moderate NE 14 79 NE 20 50
Rain developing
10 19 90% 5-10mm Nil NW 9 49 NNE 24 46
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Another ECL for NSW

15:36 EST

It's the weather phrase that makes the coastal dwellers of New South Wales shudder - East Coast Low.

Canberra's cold start to spring

13:35 EST

For most people, spring brings the hope of warm weather.

Shoalhaven Council defends its handling of floods

10:56 EST

Shoalhaven Council is staunchly defending its management of local waterways during floods across the region in August.