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New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Monday Cold morning then cloud increasing. Isolated light showers in the far south later.

  • Tuesday Cold morning then dry in the north. Showers on southern coast, spreading north.

  • Wednesday Cloudy, showers on coast/ranges, heaviest central. Dry west of the ranges. Mild in far west.

  • Thursday Cloudy, showers on coast/ranges, heaviest north. Dry & mild west of the ranges.

  • Friday Rain areas and chance of thunder in the east. Partly cloudy inland. Snow showers in alpine areas.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 03/07 Sat 04/07 Sun 05/07

19.5°C

Lord Howe Is Ap
Hottest

19.0°C

Grafton

21.8°C

Murwillumbah

23.1°C

Murwillumbah

24.0°C

Murwillumbah

-1.9°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-7.3°C

Thredbo Village

-8.0°C

Maitland

-7.7°C

Perisher Valley

-8.9°C

Perisher Valley

W 38km/h

Lord Howe Is Ap
Windiest

109km/h

Windy Point

61km/h

Murrurundi Gap

50km/h

Kiama
-
no rain last hr Wettest

5.0mm

Ballina Ap

1.0mm

Katoomba City Council

1.0mm

Nimbin

6.0mm

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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