Fairfax Media Network

New South Wales/ACT Weather

NSW/ACT
Thu 16:05 EST
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Thursday Showers in the east, possible storm in the north. Generally warm and dry west of the ranges.

  • Friday Showers in the east, possible storm in the NE. Mild-to-warm throughout. Dry elsewhere.

  • Saturday A few coastal showers, the odd storm in the NE. Mild along the coast, warm in the west.

  • Sunday Showers & storms in the E, dry W of the ranges. Warm in the W, much cooler near the coast.

  • Monday Possible storms the NW, warm in the west. Showers, mainly about the North Coast.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 23/04 Tue 24/04 Wed 25/04

24.0°C

Wanaaring
Hottest

34.6°C

Lake Victoria

34.5°C

Menindee

32.1°C

Smithville

40.5°C

Pooncarie

-0.9°C

Perisher Valley
Coldest

0.1°C

Perisher Valley

-1.6°C

Marrangaroo

2.9°C

Thredbo Top Station

-3.0°C

Perisher Valley

SSW 44km/h

Montague Is
Windiest

61km/h

Cape Byron

72km/h

Windy Point

64km/h

Thredbo Top Station
-
no rain last hr Wettest

35.2mm

Lord Howe Is Ap

55.4mm

Port Macquarie Ap

30.8mm

Mt Seaview

31.0mm

Mt Seaview
New South Wales/ACT's Records for April
Max Min Rain
Highest 41.7°C at
Deniliquin in 1875
Lowest -5.6°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1978
Highest 26.2°C at
White Cliffs in 2005
Lowest -13.0°C at
Charlotte Pass in 2009
Highest 404.6mm at
Coffs Harbour in 1963

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 %
Cloudy
6 15 60% < 1mm Nil SSE 24 90 SSE 24 66
Cloudy
8 19 40% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
10 25 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 20 50 SE 17 27
Sunny
8 23 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 15 49 SSE 21 29
Mostly sunny
3 12 10% < 1mm Moderate ESE 11 65 S 12 52
Cloudy
3 18 40% < 1mm Moderate S 11 68 SE 18 49
Showers
15 22 80% 5-10mm Nil SSW 26 77 SSW 27 76
Cloud increasing
8 23 10% < 1mm Nil SE 21 61 SE 20 34
Mostly sunny
8 24 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 16 50 SE 15 29
Showers
13 21 60% 1-5mm Nil SSW 11 85 SSW 22 69
Showers
17 20 60% 1-5mm Nil S 22 73 S 26 60
Mostly sunny
4 17 30% < 1mm Slight SE 21 68 SE 21 52
Late shower
16 20 60% 1-5mm Nil S 20 67 S 25 58
Cloudy
9 21 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 18 56 SSE 23 41
Mostly sunny
7 22 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 9 57 SSW 11 31
Late shower
15 18 70% 5-10mm Nil SSW 22 76 SSW 22 80
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Was Sydney's smoky morning necessary?

13:24 EST

Smoke from hazard reduction burns caused 'very poor' air quality in Australia's largest capital city during this morning's peak hour commute.

Sydney lost as fog, smoke from hazard reduction burns settles over city

09:34 EST

Sydneysiders could have been forgiven for not knowing where they were this morning after the iconic skyline was shrouded in thick smoke and fog.

Myer Hobart store beats flood and fire, but market conditions may be toughest foe

17:03 EST

It has risen again from the ashes and has emerged from a devastating flood — but the challenge for the latest incarnation of Myer's Hobart store is simply to get people to shop there.