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NSW/ACT
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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Wednesday Mostly sunny and warmer. Light northerlies developing in southwest.

  • Thursday Dry and sunny. Hot in the northwest, warm elsewhere.

  • Friday Warmer and mostly sunny throughout. Chance shower/storm in northeast.

  • Saturday Hot in the east, cool change in south and west. Chance showers on southern ranges.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 17/09 Mon 18/09 Tue 19/09

19.1°C

Ballina Ap
Hottest

27.3°C

Mungindi

31.8°C

Lightning Ridge

33.0°C

Grafton

35.9°C

Mungindi

-5.8°C

Glen Innes Ap
Coldest

-7.0°C

Cooma

-3.7°C

Thredbo Top Station
 

-9.5°C

Perisher Valley

SSW 46km/h

Cape Byron
Windiest

100km/h

Thredbo Top Station

114km/h

Thredbo Top Station

79km/h

Murrurundi Gap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

0.8mm

Thredbo Top Station

14.4mm

Perisher Valley
 

28.0mm

Elderslie
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 Monthly Summaries

September 2017
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
10.7 -0.4 22.1 +2.0 159 0.2 0
7.5 -1.6 23.3 +1.9 13.8 21
4.1 -2.0 20.4 +0.2 21 0.0 0
21 2.1 -2.7 16.9 -0.6 6.0 11
20 1.1 -2.2 14.2 -0.6 26.0 31
1.6 -1.6 16.1 -0.2 5.8 11
19 -0.4 -2.3 19 5.0 -3.8 66.4 53
22 1.4 -4.5 22.1 +0.3 9.2 19
23 3.3 -2.7 21.6 +0.5 5.0 10
4.6 -1.3 20.3 +0.3 52 0.0 0
4.3 -0.8 17.0 -0.7 8.0 16
15 6.0 -3.3 24.8 -1.0 0.0 0
7.3 -1.1 21.4 -0.3 0.0 0
10  
A yellow cell indicates a probable monthly record for this site (sites with ≥ 10 years of records only). The number of years of records available for the relevant field for this month is indicated in black. See the station's climate page for full details.
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