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NSW/ACT
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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Tuesday Widespread thunderstorms and showers. Hot to very hot before a cool change from S.

  • Wednesday Band of showers and storms moving northeast. Very hot in the north, mild along the south coast.

  • Thursday Possible severe storms in the northeast. Mostly dry in the far south and southwest.

  • Friday Possible severe storms in the northeast. Very hot in the north and central parts.

  • Saturday Possible storms over western slopes and northeast. Very hot west of the ranges, hot elsewhere.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 21/01 Sun 22/01 Mon 23/01

41.7°C

Walgett Ap
Hottest

38.3°C

Mungindi

40.5°C

Wanaaring

44.3°C

Hay Ap

46.9°C

Wanaaring

15.4°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

1.7°C

Perisher Valley

7.1°C

Perisher Valley

11.0°C

Glen Innes Ap

-1.9°C

Perisher Valley

SW 51km/h

Green Cape
Windiest

66km/h

Green Cape

66km/h

Thredbo Top Station

146km/h

Wilcannia Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

11.2mm

Pilliga

3.4mm

Ungarie

20.0mm

Condobolin Ag

20.0mm

Condobolin Ag
New South Wales/ACT's Records for January
Max Min Rain
Highest 49.7°C at
Bourke in 1878
Lowest 1.3°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 2012
Highest 34.4°C at
Gunnedah in 1905
Lowest -7.7°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1975
Highest 436.0mm at
Bellingen PO in 1997

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 thunderstorm
19 29 90% 5-10mm Nil ESE 19 84 E 15 68
Cloudy
15 26 20% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
28 39 70% 1-5mm Nil SE 16 60 SW 12 38
Cloudy
20 30 40% 1-5mm Nil S 25 40 SSE 18 31
Mostly sunny
12 21 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 12 73 NW 16 61
Mostly cloudy
13 29 20% < 1mm Nil ESE 12 68 NE 16 42
Possible shower
23 30 90% 1-5mm Nil SSW 13 81 SSE 14 78
Possible shower
21 31 50% 1-5mm Nil E 30 68 ESE 14 55
Mostly sunny
16 35 20% < 1mm Nil S 12 43 WSW 17 19
Mostly sunny
19 34 70% < 1mm Nil NNW 2 70 ESE 18 56
Showers
21 24 90% 5-10mm Nil SSE 17 77 SE 20 70
Possible shower
14 25 50% < 1mm Nil E 22 79 ENE 14 61
Possible shower
22 26 60% < 1mm Nil SSE 18 56 SE 23 58
Possible thunderstorm
22 34 90% 10-20mm Nil SE 16 61 SSE 11 52
Mostly sunny
17 34 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 20 55 NNW 13 24
Possible shower
20 24 40% < 1mm Nil SSE 16 68 ESE 12 72
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