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NSW/ACT
Tue 16:05 EDT
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Tuesday Light isolated showers along northern coasts. Dry inland and very warm to hot.

  • Wednesday SE sea breeze along the north coast. Isolated showers and storms in the far SE corner.

  • Thursday Possible showers in the east. Hot to very hot and dry in the west.

  • Friday Showers and storms in the east, mainly ranges. Hot and generally dry in the west.

  • Saturday Hot throughout. Generally sunny. Afternoon seabreezes on the coast. Dry inland.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 06/02 Sun 07/02 Mon 08/02

38.1°C

Ivanhoe Ap
Hottest

35.6°C

Wilcannia Ap

38.8°C

Wilcannia Ap

40.0°C

Pooncarie

40.0°C

Pooncarie

16.4°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

4.8°C

Perisher Valley

5.0°C

Thredbo Village

5.6°C

Bombala

1.1°C

Perisher Valley

S 40km/h

Cape Byron
Windiest

64km/h

Cape Byron

53km/h

Evans Head

90km/h

Windy Point
-
no rain last hr Wettest

52.2mm

Green Pigeon

5.4mm

Cape Byron

9.0mm

Crawford

6.0mm

Lord Howe Is Ap
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 2016
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
19.5 +0.7 27.1 +1.3 18.4 16
17.9 -0.2 27.2 -0.4 26.6 23
14.9 -0.1 26.2 -0.2 7.0 7
13.2 +0.1 23.6 -1.4 17 20.6 20
11.3 -1.3 24.3 -1.3 17 0.0 0
11.9 -1.2 26.5 -0.6 21.0 36
9.6 -1.6 19.3 -1.4 19.0 22
15.5 -1.4 31.1 -0.2 20 0.6 1
15.8 -1.8 30.1 -1.6 18 1.2 2
16.9 -0.6 31.6 -0.6 3.4 11
15.9 -0.5 29.7 -1.2 16.2 39
21.6 +0.0 35.1 +0.0 14 0.0 0
18.7 +0.2 34.1 +1.9 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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