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New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Tuesday Scattered about the coasts and adjacent inland. Mild in the east, warm elsewhere.

  • Wednesday Hot in the north, milder in east. Mostly dry throughout.

  • Thursday Hot to very hot and mostly sunny throughout. Southerly winds in west, stronger later.

  • Friday Very hot in the north with isolated thunderstorms. Warm to hot with clear skies elsewhere.

  • Saturday Showers and thunderstorms in the north and east. Hot in the north, cooler towards the coast.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 18/02 Sun 19/02 Mon 20/02

30.5°C

Tibooburra Ap
Hottest

42.8°C

Walgett Ap

40.2°C

Lostock Dam

32.4°C

Casino Ap

47.9°C

Walgett Ap

7.3°C

Perisher Valley
Coldest

-0.6°C

Thredbo Top Station

-2.7°C

Thredbo Top Station

-1.8°C

Thredbo Top Station

-2.7°C

Thredbo Top Station

NNE 33km/h

West Channel Beacon
Windiest

100km/h

Murrurundi Gap

70km/h

Thredbo Top Station

68km/h

Bombala
-
no rain last hr Wettest

31.0mm

Frenchs Forest

92.2mm

Mt Seaview

14.2mm

Lord Howe Island

13.2mm

Evans Head
New South Wales/ACT's Records for February
Max Min Rain
Highest 48.5°C at
Ivanhoe in 2004
Lowest 0.3°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 2005
Highest 33.6°C at
Naradhan in 1973
Lowest -7.0°C at
Perisher Valley in 1979
Highest 454.2mm at
Bega Meringo Street in 1919

New South Wales/ACT Monthly Summaries

February 2017
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
155 21.4 +2.6 155 29.3 +3.5 139.8 118
64 20.8 +2.7 63 32.0 +4.4 39.2 33
14.7 -0.3 26.9 +0.5 41.8 44
18 16.3 +3.2 18 29.7 +4.7 96.8 93
14.1 +1.5 17 30.2 +4.6 17 3.0 3
13.3 +0.2 30.3 +3.2 20.6 35
10.6 -0.6 19.7 -1.0 37.2 43
18.9 +2.0 22 37.0 +5.7 18.6 22
18.8 +1.2 21 37.0 +5.3 18 1.2 2
17.6 +0.1 33.4 +1.2 7.4 25
16.0 -0.4 32.5 +1.6 18.6 44
12 23.7 +2.1 14 40.1 +5.0 14 0.0 0
20.1 +1.6 34.7 +2.5 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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