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NSW/ACT
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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Sunday A few showers along the coast, gusty in the south. Mostly sunny inland.

  • Monday Brisk showers along the southeast coast. Mostly sunny elsewhere after a cool morning.

  • Tuesday Cloud developing in the west later. Generally sunny after cool morning elsewhere.

  • 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.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 27/08 Fri 28/08 Sat 29/08

22.6°C

Casino Ap
Hottest

22.7°C

Sydney Ap

24.0°C

Murwillumbah

23.4°C

Grafton

31.1°C

Tibooburra Ap

0.0°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-1.7°C

Thredbo Top Station

-6.3°C

Thredbo Top Station

-6.0°C

Thredbo Top Station

-12.8°C

Perisher Valley

S 44km/h

Cape Byron
Windiest

75km/h

Trangie

66km/h

Green Cape

79km/h

Green Cape
-
no rain last hr Wettest

39.6mm

Green Cape

15.6mm

Pt Perpendicular

3.0mm

Murwillumbah

7.8mm

Lord Howe Is Ap
New South Wales/ACT's Records for August
Max Min Rain
Highest 37.8°C at
Mungindi in 2009
Lowest -6.4°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1974
Highest 23.3°C at
Lismore in 2009
Lowest -20.6°C at
Charlotte Pass in 1968
Highest 327.6mm at
Sydney in 1986

New South Wales/ACT Monthly Summaries

August 2015
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
9.7 +0.7 19.4 +1.6 71.8 89
8.8 +0.5 21.4 +1.6 27.0 37
7.2 +0.4 19.6 +0.9 30.4 44
3.1 -0.0 17.0 -0.9 92.4 273
2.0 +0.2 13.9 +0.0 54.8 121
1.8 +0.9 10.5 -0.8 92.0 107
1.2 +0.2 13.6 +0.5 66.8 146
-0.8 -0.4 3.9 -1.1 149.2 119
2.1 -0.7 18.0 -0.4 53.8 136
3.6 +0.3 16.8 -0.7 39.4 96
4.8 +1.0 14.7 -2.0 42.4 130
4.5 +1.0 13.5 -1.0 86.0 169
4.8 -0.2 20.6 -0.8 8.0 63
5.4 -0.2 16.9 -1.0 36.4 201
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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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