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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Sunday Showers/storms along the coast, dry inland. Hot inland, warm along the coast.

  • Monday Rain and showers in the east, clear northwest. Very hot northwest grading warm to coast.

  • Tuesday Rain and showers in the northeast and east. Hot and dry in the west, moderate easterlies.

  • Wednesday Scattered showers along the NE coast. Hot inland, warm along the coast.

  • Thursday A few showers and storms in NE, dry elsewhere. Hot in the NW, milder towards rhe coast.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 15/02 Fri 16/02 Sat 17/02

41.4°C

Smithville
Hottest

42.5°C

Collarenebri

40.2°C

Mungindi

40.0°C

Mungindi

45.7°C

Wilcannia Ap

18.5°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

1.1°C

Perisher Valley

1.5°C

Perisher Valley

2.0°C

West Wyalong Ap

-3.2°C

Perisher Valley

ENE 44km/h

Nobbys Head
Windiest

81km/h

Thredbo Top Station

68km/h

Lismore

57km/h

Nowra Ran Air Station
-
no rain last hr Wettest

4.0mm

Brays Creek

25.0mm

Tweed Heads

25.0mm

Armidale Ap

25.2mm

Armidale 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 34.2°C at
White Cliffs Ap in 2017
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 2018
Station
(Group by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
12.6 -0.6 27.0 +1.8 42.6 43
14.4 -0.6 28.1 +1.6 2.2 3
21.9 +0.1 37.5 +1.9 1.6 5
19.8 +1.3 34.5 +2.0 0.6 3
10.7 -0.5 20.9 +0.2 4.0 5
12.5 -0.6 30.5 +3.4 2.4 4
17.7 +0.1 34.3 +2.3 21 0.4 1
17.1 -0.5 34.2 +1.8 0.2 1
11.0 -1.6 28.4 +2.4 20 1.0 1
20.0 +1.2 27.8 +2.0 38.0 32
16.2 -0.7 34.8 +3.2 2.6 3
15.4 -1.0 32.9 +2.0 0.6 1
18.1 +0.0 29.8 +2.2 9.8 9
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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