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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Tuesday Isolated showers in the south, dry north and east. Mild with gusty WNW winds.

  • Wednesday Rain and showers over southeast, snow Alps. Becoming cooler from south with gusty SW winds.

  • Thursday Coastal showers, dry elsewhere. Strong winds in the west.

  • Friday Mostly dry and clear skies. Breezy winds in the interior.

  • Saturday Very strong NW winds in the west. Very warm throughout.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 22/07 Sun 23/07 Mon 24/07

27.3°C

Smithville
Hottest

21.9°C

Murwillumbah

24.9°C

Tibooburra Ap

25.0°C

Mungindi

27.5°C

Mungindi

-0.3°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-7.1°C

Bathurst Ap

-7.1°C

Yass

-7.0°C

Glen Innes Ap

-12.1°C

Perisher Valley

NW 61km/h

Thredbo Top Station
Windiest

96km/h

Thredbo Top Station

96km/h

Thredbo Top Station

81km/h

Thredbo Top Station
-
no rain last hr Wettest

2.0mm

Lord Howe Is Ap

9.6mm

Cabramurra

7.0mm

Perisher Valley

7.0mm

Perisher Valley
New South Wales/ACT's Records for July
Max Min Rain
Highest 36.4°C at
Broken Hill Ap in 1990
Lowest -6.9°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1978
Highest 20.6°C at
Lord Howe Island in 1942
Lowest -19.6°C at
Charlotte Pass in 2010
Highest 274.4mm at
Springwood in 1988

New South Wales/ACT Monthly Summaries

July 2017
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
8.0 -0.1 18.8 +2.4 12.6 13
5.8 -0.6 18.4 +1.3 30.8 43
23 -0.6 -3.0 16.8 +0.4 21 1.2 3
0.6 -0.7 12.2 +0.1 17.4 37
-1.6 -2.1 10.9 +1.2 20 7.6 9
-2.7 -2.6 12.7 +1.3 9.6 23
-1.3 -0.5 2.7 -1.1 151.8 129
-0.0 -2.3 16.7 +0.5 19.8 43
23 0.1 -3.0 17.0 +1.6 21 3.0 6
1.3 -2.2 16.1 +1.5 13.2 38
2.4 -0.4 13.3 +0.6 37.8 69
2.8 -1.3 19.5 +1.1 1.8 12
4.2 -0.6 16.9 +1.4 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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