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New South Wales/ACT Weather

NSW/ACT
Fri 22:00 EDT
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Saturday Hot throughout. Generally sunny. Afternoon seabreezes on the coast. Dry inland.

  • Sunday Mostly dry day. Hot in the far N, cooler in S. Mostly sunny. Southerly winds moving through the S.

  • Monday Hot in the north, warm in the south. Showers spreading north along the coast.

  • Tuesday Isolated showers spreading to far north. Cool and cloud in the far east. Dry west of ranges.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 10/02 Thu 11/02 Fri 12/02

30.8°C

Tibooburra Ap
Hottest

42.0°C

Menindee

41.0°C

Tibooburra Ap

40.0°C

Wilcannia Ap

42.0°C

Menindee

7.6°C

Perisher Valley
Coldest

4.2°C

Perisher Valley

5.3°C

Perisher Valley
 

1.1°C

Perisher Valley

SE 29km/h

Cape Byron
Windiest

64km/h

Thredbo Top Station

61km/h

Tibooburra Ap

53km/h

Windy Point
-
no rain last hr Wettest

7.2mm

Kingscliff

28.0mm

Oberon
 

311.5mm

Pindari Dam
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 %
Mostly sunny
21 31 80% < 1mm Nil N 18 63 NE 23 47
Possible shower
16 30 30% < 1mm Nil SSW 12 83 SE 20 54
Mostly sunny
16 29 40% < 1mm Nil SW 5 76 SE 10 48
Sunny
20 32 50% < 1mm Nil N 12 64 ENE 20 41
Possible shower
21 29 90% 1-5mm Nil N 16 66 E 17 59
Possible shower
18 27 80% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
11 31 10% < 1mm Nil S 16 62 SSE 22 27
Mostly sunny
15 32 10% < 1mm Nil NW 16 49 WSW 24 27
Mostly sunny
16 33 60% < 1mm Nil WNW 12 50 WNW 24 17
Mostly sunny
14 22 30% < 1mm Nil NW 17 54 WNW 25 37
Sunny
17 38 10% < 1mm Nil WNW 8 39 SSW 20 14
Sunny
20 39 5% < 1mm Nil NNW 13 43 WSW 22 16
Mostly sunny
22 34 5% < 1mm Nil SW 21 46 WSW 24 20
Increasing sunshine
20 33 5% < 1mm Nil W 15 42 WSW 25 18
Sunny
24 42 5% < 1mm Nil NW 13 28 SW 13 9
Mostly sunny
19 32 5% < 1mm Nil S 32 56 SSW 25 21
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Weather News

Rain welcome but many in western Queensland 'still doing it tough'

21:28 EDT

Rain in parts of western Queensland in the past week has raised hope that the drought may finally be over, but the long, dry years have already devastated pastures and wiped out incomes for many farming families.

Solid central Australian rain a bonus as pastoral company progresses with drought-proofing strategy aimed at selling heavier cattle

17:06 EDT

A Central Australian pastoral company says recent solid rain across its five cattle stations is a welcome bonus as it continues with a drought-proofing strategy.

Tropical Cyclone Tatiana intensifies, may bring dangerous swell to Queensland coast: BoM

16:18 EDT

Queensland's first cyclone of the season poses no immediate threat to the coast but may whip up dangerous swells for south-east beaches early next week, the Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) says.