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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Thursday Showers and storms over the northeast and ranges. Very hot inland, warm and wet east of the ranges.

  • Friday Showers/storms in the east mostly dry in the west. Hot in the west, mild in the east.

  • Saturday Heavy rain and gusty winds over eastern parts. Hot in the west, cooler towards the coast.

  • Sunday Showers along the coast and dry and the west. Hot in the northwest, warm elsewhere.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 27/02 Tue 28/02 Wed 01/03

24.5°C

White Cliffs Ap
Hottest

37.8°C

Tibooburra Ap

37.0°C

Pooncarie

37.0°C

Wilcannia Ap

37.0°C

Wilcannia Ap

6.0°C

Perisher Valley
Coldest

2.4°C

Perisher Valley

4.0°C

Thredbo Village
 

4.0°C

Thredbo Village

E 40km/h

Lord Howe Is Ap
Windiest

72km/h

Nobbys Head

72km/h

Lord Howe Is Ap

59km/h

Lord Howe Is Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

103.0mm

Nashua

87.8mm

Lord Howe Is Ap
 

87.8mm

Lord Howe Is Ap
New South Wales/ACT's Records for March
Max Min Rain
Highest 46.7°C at
Bourke in 1889
Lowest -0.6°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1970
Highest 30.6°C at
Lake Cargelligo Ap in 1991
Lowest -7.2°C at
Kiandra Chalet in 1964
Highest 434.0mm at
Broadwater Sugar Mill in 1974

New South Wales/ACT Sky Observations

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