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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Friday Cold, frosty morning inland then mostly sunny. Chilly southerlies easing. Light showers on coast.

  • Saturday Cold, frosty morning inland then partly cloudy. Wind becoming light. Chance showers north coast.

  • Sunday Cold, frosty morning inland then partly cloudy. Light winds. Chance of showers far north coast.

  • Monday Frosty morning inland then sunny. Dry and mostly sunny on the coast. Light winds.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 30/06 Wed 01/07 Thu 02/07

17.7°C

Lord Howe Is Ap
Hottest

23.2°C

Murwillumbah

23.5°C

Casino Ap

22.0°C

Murwillumbah

23.5°C

Casino Ap

-7.5°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-8.9°C

Perisher Valley

-6.0°C

Thredbo Top Station
 

-8.9°C

Perisher Valley

W 46km/h

Windy Point
Windiest

46km/h

Thredbo Top Station

83km/h

Thredbo Top Station

111km/h

Montague Is
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no rain last hr Wettest

17.6mm

Yass

45.4mm

Lord Howe Is Ap
 

45.4mm

Lord Howe Is Ap
New South Wales/ACT's Records for July
Max Min Rain
Highest 36.4°C at
Broken Hill Ap in 1990
Lowest -6.9°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1978
Highest 20.6°C at
Lord Howe Island in 1942
Lowest -19.6°C at
Charlotte Pass in 2010
Highest 274.4mm at
Springwood in 1988

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Weather News

Fresh dusting of snow to the southeast

17:23 EST

A cold front has brought snow to the Alps of New South Wales, priming a good weekend to hit the snow fields.

Young and in drought: why farmers and young entrepreneurs stay on in regional and remote Australia

14:07 EST

There's rarely a time when the world's driest continent is not faced with a drought.

Australian Ski resorts going under cover

13:02 EST

Australia's ski resorts are finally becoming covered by fresh, natural snow, a result of the first decent cold blast in a few weeks.