Fairfax Media Network

New South Wales/ACT Weather

NSW/ACT
Sun 04:39 EST
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Sunday Cloudier. Windier. Warmer ahead of colder change. Showers in south & central. Snow to 1300m in south.

  • Monday Strong, cold winds easing. Sunny north & coast. Light showers southern inland. Light snow to 800m.

  • Tuesday Cold morning with frost. Mostly sunny. Chance light showers on coast & far south ranges.

  • Wednesday Frosty morning. Cold wind increasing. Showers south & central. Snow to 800m in south.

  • Thursday Cold wind easing. Light showers southern inland. Light snow to 1000m on Alps Mostly sunny elsewhere.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 30/07 Fri 31/07 Sat 01/08

20.3°C

Evans Head
Hottest

22.8°C

Mt Seaview

23.8°C

Tibooburra Ap

27.0°C

Wilcannia Ap

27.0°C

Wilcannia Ap

0.3°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-3.8°C

Thredbo Top Station

-3.2°C

Thredbo Top Station

11.0°C

Batemans Bay

-3.2°C

Thredbo Top Station

NNW 44km/h

Murrurundi Gap
Windiest

111km/h

Thredbo Top Station

116km/h

Thredbo Top Station

107km/h

Thredbo Top Station
-
no rain last hr Wettest

4.2mm

Perisher Valley

4.8mm

Lord Howe Island

7.0mm

Batemans Bay

0.0mm

Menindee
New South Wales/ACT's Records for August
Max Min Rain
Highest 37.8°C at
Mungindi in 2009
Lowest -6.4°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1974
Highest 23.3°C at
Lismore in 2009
Lowest -20.6°C at
Charlotte Pass in 1968
Highest 327.6mm at
Sydney in 1986

New South Wales/ACT Rainfall Bulletin

Sunday August 2, 2015
choose date:
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Rain to 9am Interval
mm Hours
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.
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Tsunamis in Australia?

15:37 EST

With another earthquake of 5.7 magnitude being recorded today near off the southern Queensland coast, meteorologists and oceanographers are keeping a wary eye on the potential for tsunamis.

Hobart hopes for snow on Monday.

11:43 EST

A series of strong cold fronts which are moving in quick succession over southeastern parts of Australia threaten to bring low level snow over the coming days to parts of Tasmania.

Adelaide records coldest July in almost 20 years

11:36 EST

Adelaide has recorded its chilliest July in close to 20 years, with both maximum and minimum temperatures colder than average.