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New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Wednesday Sunny throughout, clearest in the northwest. Very hot northwest grading mild to coast.

  • Thursday Brisk winds and sunny throughout. Very hot in the west grading hot to the coast.

  • Friday Very hot in the northwest, cooler along the coast. Light winds, gusty along the southeast coast.

  • Saturday Very hot and dry throughout. Late gusty wind change in the south.

  • Sunday Isolated light showers in the NE/SE. Otherwise dry. Hot-to-very hot away from the coasts.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 14/01 Mon 15/01 Tue 16/01

32.2°C

Fowlers Gap
Hottest

39.5°C

Scone

36.0°C

Smithville

39.0°C

Smithville

47.3°C

Penrith

6.7°C

Perisher Valley
Coldest

-0.4°C

Thredbo Top Station

-16.7°C

West Wyalong Ap

-1.0°C

Thredbo Village

-16.7°C

West Wyalong Ap

S 31km/h

Windy Point
Windiest

100km/h

Wattamolla

107km/h

Wattamolla

88km/h

Murrurundi Gap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

44.2mm

Smiths Lake

5.0mm

Lord Howe Is Ap

2.0mm

Lord Howe Is Ap

13.0mm

Yass
New South Wales/ACT's Records for January
Max Min Rain
Highest 49.7°C at
Bourke in 1878
Lowest 1.3°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 2012
Highest 34.4°C at
Gunnedah in 1905
Lowest -7.7°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1975
Highest 436.0mm at
Bellingen PO in 1997

New South Wales/ACT Sky Observations

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Weather News

Cyclone Joyce stirs up snake activity in WA's north as king brown strikes at dog

17:42 EDT

A cyclone which lashed northern Western Australia has stirred up snake activity in people's backyards, with a pet dog having a narrow miss with a deadly king brown on a family's veranda.

Fire danger rising as hot air spreads south

16:21 EDT

Soaring temperatures will elevate fire danger ratings across parts of southern Australia on Thursday and Friday.

'Our own personal cyclone' as severe thunderstorm rips through WA farming community of Cunderdin

15:33 EDT

Residents in Cunderdin have described a severe storm that tore through the region yesterday afternoon as "our own personal cyclone".