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NSW/ACT
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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Wednesday Hot in the north, milder in east. Mostly dry throughout.

  • Thursday Hot to very hot and mostly sunny throughout. Southerly winds in west, stronger later.

  • Friday Very hot in the north with isolated thunderstorms. Warm to hot with clear skies elsewhere.

  • Saturday Showers and thunderstorms in the north and east. Hot in the north, cooler towards the coast.

  • Sunday Showers and storms in the northeast, some severe. Hot in the north and west, mild in the east.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 19/02 Mon 20/02 Tue 21/02

38.4°C

Wilcannia Ap
Hottest

40.2°C

Lostock Dam

32.4°C

Casino Ap

34.5°C

Lightning Ridge

47.9°C

Walgett Ap

15.1°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-2.7°C

Thredbo Top Station

-1.8°C

Thredbo Top Station

2.8°C

Perisher Valley

-2.7°C

Thredbo Top Station

NNE 53km/h

Green Cape
Windiest

70km/h

Thredbo Top Station

68km/h

Bombala

59km/h

Windy Point
-
no rain last hr Wettest

92.2mm

Mt Seaview

14.2mm

Lord Howe Island

20.2mm

Ginninderra

7.0mm

Lismore
New South Wales/ACT's Records for February
Max Min Rain
Highest 48.5°C at
Ivanhoe in 2004
Lowest 0.3°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 2005
Highest 33.6°C at
Naradhan in 1973
Lowest -7.0°C at
Perisher Valley in 1979
Highest 454.2mm at
Bega Meringo Street in 1919

New South Wales/ACT Weather Forecasts

Station
(ungroup by district)
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Possible shower
22 28 90% 1-5mm Nil ENE 15 64 E 26 57
Mostly sunny
17 29 30% < 1mm Nil SSW 6 79 SE 14 54
Mostly sunny
18 28 20% < 1mm Nil S 6 73 - -
Sunny
20 27 30% < 1mm Nil ENE 12 69 E 24 48
Showers increasing
21 25 90% 5-10mm Nil SE 10 76 SE 16 80
Possible shower
15 25 30% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
11 29 10% < 1mm Nil SE 14 70 SE 21 44
Possible thunderstorm
14 32 30% < 1mm Nil NNE 12 55 W 15 24
Possible shower
14 33 60% 1-5mm Nil ESE 8 73 NE 16 34
Possible shower
12 23 40% < 1mm Nil NE 13 59 WNW 19 43
Mostly sunny
16 36 20% < 1mm Nil SE 6 45 S 16 16
Possible shower
19 39 10% < 1mm Nil NNE 10 39 WSW 16 14
Sunny
15 34 5% < 1mm Nil SSW 16 55 SW 25 20
Sunny
15 34 5% < 1mm Nil WSW 6 49 WSW 21 16
Sunny
23 41 5% < 1mm Nil SE 9 28 SW 9 15
Sunny
16 30 5% < 1mm Nil S 29 56 S 28 24
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15:24 EDT

Flying fox rescuers in Sydney are experiencing "the worst season ever" as a record number of bats get caught and injured in nets used to protect backyard fruit trees.

Weekend rainfall on the cards for hot and dry inland NSW

11:55 EDT

With a few days to go until the official end to the summer season, it looks like parts of New South Wales could still see the odd drop of rain.

Elevated fire danger ahead of seemingly benign cold front

11:19 EDT

A weak cold front will clip the southern parts of South Australia today and reach Victoria in the afternoon.