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Mon 04:10 EDT
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Monday Very hot in the west and hot in the east. A few coastal showers, mostly clear in the west.

  • Tuesday Storms developing in the south later. Hot-to-very hot throughout.

  • Wednesday Patchy rain and storms over north & east. hot in the northeast, warm elsewhere.

  • Thursday Showers and storms in northeast, possibly severe. Dry and hot to very hot in the west.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 15/12 Sat 16/12 Sun 17/12

33.8°C

Smithville
Hottest

41.7°C

Walgett Ap

43.0°C

Tibooburra Ap

44.0°C

Cobar

45.0°C

Smithville

13.2°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

8.1°C

Perisher Valley

7.0°C

Thredbo Village
 

0.5°C

Thredbo Top Station

NNW 55km/h

Thredbo Top Station
Windiest

72km/h

Thredbo Top Station

88km/h

Murrurundi Gap

72km/h

Walgett Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

13.6mm

Moonan Flat

16.6mm

Burrinjuck Dam
 

99.7mm

Booligal
New South Wales/ACT's Records for December
Max Min Rain
Highest 48.9°C at
Bourke in 1888
Lowest 0.1°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 2006
Highest 34.5°C at
Lake Cargelligo Ap in 2013
Lowest -9.6°C at
Cooma Ap in 1990
Highest 352.2mm at
Tyalgum in 1991

New South Wales/ACT Rainfall Bulletin

Monday December 18, 2017
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Station
(Group 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.
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16:29 EDT

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Extreme heatwave heads to outback towns in Queensland, NSW

11:37 EDT

There will be extreme heatwave conditions in south-west Queensland and north-west New South Wales over the next three days, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) says, with several outback towns expecting sweltering daytime temperatures of at least 43 degrees Celsius.