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New South Wales/ACT Weather

NSW/ACT
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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Thursday Showers easing southern/central coast/ranges. Snow Alps. Dry elsewhere. Cold southerly winds.

  • Friday Cold. Showers on coast/ranges, mainly central. Early frost/fog patches & the odd shower in west.

  • Saturday Early frost/fog patches then increasing sunshine. Early showers central/northern coast/ranges.

  • Sunday Early frost/fog patches then mostly sunny. Mild northerly winds developing in the west.

  • Monday Chilly morning, mainly ranges and coast. Mostly sunny. Mild in the west and soutth.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 22/08 Tue 23/08 Wed 24/08

20.1°C

Grafton Ap
Hottest

26.1°C

Casino Ap

25.2°C

Casino Ap

19.5°C

Lord Howe Is Ap

27.0°C

Tibooburra Ap

-4.4°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-3.7°C

Thredbo Top Station

-6.8°C

Perisher Valley

-8.3°C

Perisher Valley

-10.4°C

Thredbo Top Station

W 50km/h

Windy Point
Windiest

66km/h

Murrurundi Gap

64km/h

Windy Point

79km/h

Wattamolla
-
no rain last hr Wettest

45.0mm

Bellata

90.6mm

Green Pigeon

85.4mm

Pt Perpendicular

85.4mm

Pt Perpendicular
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 %
Possible shower
8 16 80% 1-5mm Nil WSW 22 61 SSW 27 55
Late shower
5 19 60% 1-5mm Slight WSW 9 74 SSE 15 42
Mostly sunny
5 18 40% < 1mm Slight SW 14 56 S 14 52
Possible shower
8 16 80% 1-5mm Nil WSW 23 64 SW 25 51
Possible shower
8 15 80% 1-5mm Nil SW 22 54 SSW 24 60
Frost then sunny
1 18 5% < 1mm High - - - -
Frost then sunny
-2 12 40% < 1mm Severe WSW 14 75 SW 16 42
Frost then sunny
-1 9 5% < 1mm Severe SSW 12 82 SW 19 60
Frost then sunny
-3 14 5% < 1mm Severe SW 8 73 WNW 12 37
Fog then sunny
-6 4 10% < 1mm Severe SSW 10 76 W 14 65
Frost then sunny
0 14 10% < 1mm High SW 8 76 SW 13 41
Frost then sunny
1 14 5% < 1mm High SSW 12 83 SW 19 46
Frost then sunny
0 14 5% < 1mm High SW 8 92 SW 16 54
Frost then sunny
-1 13 10% < 1mm Severe WSW 6 83 WSW 16 47
Frost then sunny
1 17 5% < 1mm High SSW 11 69 - -
Mostly sunny
2 14 5% < 1mm Moderate SSW 9 80 - -
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Weather News

Snow season high becoming a low point

16:18 EST

The 2016 snow season has reached a new peak depth this week according to measurements taken today.

Late winter soaking causes flooding

16:13 EST

Rain gauges as far north as the Gulf of Carpentaria and south to Ulladulla have received decent rainfall in the last 24 hours, some of which caused dangerous flooding.

NSW weather: Bystanders 'watched helplessly' as 72yo man swept away by floodwaters

12:58 EST

A friend of a man feared drowned in floodwaters near Kyogle has told of "helplessly watching" the 72-year-old as he clung to a tree before being swept downstream.