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NSW/ACT
Sat 04:39 EST
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Saturday Cold morning then mostly sunny. Cold in south. Light showers in south Early snow to 1000m on Alps.

  • Sunday Cloudier. Windier. Warmer ahead of colder change. Showers in west, south & central. Snow to 1000m.

  • Monday Cold southwesterlies. Sunny in the west. A few showers in far south and on C/N tablelands.

  • Tuesday Mostly sunny and dry throughout. Light winds. Cold frosty morning inland.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 29/07 Thu 30/07 Fri 31/07

16.4°C

Broken Hill Ap
Hottest

20.0°C

Grafton

22.8°C

Mt Seaview

24.0°C

Grafton

-2.2°C

Glen Innes Ap
Coldest

-4.8°C

Thredbo Top Station

-3.8°C

Thredbo Top Station
 

NW 92km/h

Thredbo Top Station
Windiest

79km/h

Thredbo Top Station

111km/h

Thredbo Top Station

116km/h

Thredbo Top Station
-
no rain last hr Wettest

8.8mm

Lord Howe Is Ap

4.2mm

Perisher Valley
 
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 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 %
Rain clearing
11 19 50% < 1mm Nil NNW 15 75 NW 24 44
Sunny
10 25 5% < 1mm Nil NNW 11 76 N 19 43
Sunny
9 25 40% < 1mm Nil NNW 11 58 N 21 45
Rain
13 19 60% < 1mm Nil NNW 16 58 NW 20 52
Rain clearing
11 17 60% < 1mm Nil N 10 72 WNW 18 61
Rain clearing
4 12 80% 1-5mm Slight NNW 7 100 SSW 8 95
Frost then sunny
4 18 30% < 1mm Slight NW 21 69 NW 29 47
Windy with rain
5 11 70% 1-5mm Slight N 23 88 WNW 24 80
Rain clearing
4 11 90% 1-5mm Slight NNW 14 100 WNW 24 81
Windy with snow
1 1 50% 5-10mm High NNW 16 100 WNW 17 100
Sunny
8 22 70% 1-5mm Nil NE 14 60 NW 24 36
Rain
7 18 70% 1-5mm Nil NE 22 88 NW 24 59
Rain clearing
7 11 60% < 1mm Nil W 10 100 SW 19 78
Rain clearing
7 11 90% 1-5mm Nil N 8 96 WSW 19 75
Sunny
11 24 30% < 1mm Nil NNW 17 58 WNW 22 37
Mostly sunny
8 12 40% < 1mm Nil S 24 77 SSW 28 51
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