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NSW/ACT
Mon 04:10 EST
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Monday Cool and showery in the south. Mostly sunny and mild elsewhere.

  • Tuesday Isolated light shower in south. Mild in south, warm elsewhere.

  • Wednesday Late rain in the west. Cool over the ranges, mild-to-warm elsewhere.

  • Thursday Showers and storms in the east and southwest. Gusty winds throughout.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 23/09 Sat 24/09 Sun 25/09

17.7°C

Lord Howe Is Ap
Hottest

27.0°C

Casino Ap

27.3°C

Casino Ap

30.0°C

Evans Head

30.0°C

Evans Head

-3.1°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-0.5°C

Thredbo Village

-0.4°C

Thredbo Top Station
 

-5.0°C

Thredbo Village

SW 37km/h

Windy Point
Windiest

83km/h

Wattamolla

66km/h

Tibooburra Ap

59km/h

Port Botany
-
no rain last hr Wettest

5.2mm

Mt Ginini

17.2mm

Peak Hill
 

71.4mm

Coonabarabran Ap
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 2016
Station
(Group by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
6.2 +1.4 19 15.5 -2.2 68.0 123
7.6 +1.6 19.7 -0.5 95.6 269
9.6 +0.2 15 20.7 -5.4 15 78.2 465
7.3 -1.2 27 18.1 -3.7 100.2 449
2.5 +0.6 8.1 -0.7 204.4 165
5.2 +2.0 16.0 -0.3 115.2 221
7.6 +1.5 18.5 -2.8 19 140.4 293
7.6 +1.7 17.8 -2.3 50 133.6 412
4.7 +1.4 18 12.8 -2.1 18 234.4 303
13.2 +2.1 21.4 +1.4 64.2 94
7.9 +2.0 19.4 -2.5 21 123.6 273
72 7.6 +2.5 16.4 -1.3 74 136.0 279
11.3 +2.2 21.5 +0.1 34.4 55
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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NSW weather: Lachlan River peaks in heavy Forbes flooding; SES continuing to monitor situation

01:02 EST

Forbes' Lachlan River in central west New South Wales has peaked, the State Emergency Service says, with at least .

NSW weather: Forbes residents warned to evacuate as Lachlan River nears unexpectedly high peak

18:18 EST

The flood-hit area of Forbes in central-western NSW is readying itself for the worst of a slow-moving flood, with the peak expected to hit after midnight.

NSW Weather: Forbes farmers brace for extensive crop losses from flooding

16:59 EST

Farmers near Forbes in the New South Wales central west are bracing for extensive loses as their crops continue to be inundated with flood waters, which are expected to peak later today.