Fairfax Media Network

New South Wales/ACT Weather

NSW/ACT
Sun 00:28 EDT
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

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

  • Monday Showers and storms over the northeast. Mild in the east, very warm in the west.

  • Tuesday Showers along the coast, storms in the northeast. Warm-to-hot west of the ranges, cooler in the east.

  • Wednesday Potentially severe storms in the northeast. Very hot inland, warm east of the ranges.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 23/02 Fri 24/02 Sat 25/02

26.2°C

Bourke Ap
Hottest

42.3°C

Wanaaring

41.8°C

Bourke Ap

39.0°C

Bourke Ap

47.9°C

Walgett Ap

5.0°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

4.0°C

Thredbo Village

5.1°C

Thredbo Top Station
 

-2.7°C

Thredbo Top Station

SSE 44km/h

Wattamolla
Windiest

66km/h

Thredbo Top Station

74km/h

Wattamolla

72km/h

Wattamolla
-
no rain last hr Wettest

7.8mm

Mt Boyce

36.8mm

Darkes Forest
 

163.0mm

Wattamolla
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
(group 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
12 23 70% 1-5mm Nil SE 20 87 ESE 23 70
Possible shower
13 26 40% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
21 36 10% < 1mm Nil E 27 44 ESE 20 25
Sunny
21 35 20% < 1mm Nil E 26 42 ESE 26 23
Mostly sunny
8 21 10% < 1mm Nil E 17 73 ESE 13 49
Cloudy
11 27 70% < 1mm Nil SE 12 77 ESE 24 43
Showers
19 25 90% 20-40mm Nil S 14 83 SSE 13 78
Mostly sunny
15 32 30% < 1mm Nil E 20 62 ESE 22 28
Sunny
16 33 5% < 1mm Nil E 22 61 E 22 25
Showers
18 26 90% 10-20mm Nil S 8 85 SSE 14 74
Showers
20 23 90% 5-10mm Nil SSE 14 77 SSE 26 64
Mostly sunny
11 26 30% < 1mm Nil ESE 23 72 ESE 22 41
Showers
20 25 90% 10-20mm Nil SE 25 71 SSE 31 63
Late shower
14 30 90% 1-5mm Nil SE 13 57 SE 21 34
Sunny
14 32 5% < 1mm Nil E 17 61 E 19 20
Showers
19 23 90% 5-10mm Nil SE 21 75 SSE 21 77
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Warmer seas give east coast rain a helping hand

15:19 EDT

If you wanted to stay a bit warmer today, a dip in the ocean is probably your best bet, despite the rain.

Thunderstorms light up the Sydney night sky

13:18 EDT

Once the southerly change bumped into a low pressure trough sitting just off the Sydney coast last night, things became electric between the two.

Flood-affected WA farmers plead for faster relief funding

20:49 EDT

Flood-affected farmers in the Ravensthorpe shire on the south coast of WA say the State Government has been slow in reacting to their plight, adding there is a lack of comprehension around the scale of the damage.