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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Friday Northerly winds, warm in east, hot in west. The odd shower/storm in northeast and southeast.

  • Saturday Hot, dry, gusty northerly winds. Gusty cooler change, odd shower for west & south.

  • Sunday Hot gusty winds in NE then weak cooler change. Cooler wind easing. Showers about ranges, mainly S.

  • Monday Hot in the north grading mild in the south. Moderate winds in central parts, dry.

  • Tuesday Moderate westerlies in the east. Hot in the north, warm in the southeast.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 19/09 Wed 20/09 Thu 21/09

31.0°C

Tibooburra Ap
Hottest

33.1°C

Kempsey Ap

29.5°C

Forster

31.2°C

Menindee

37.2°C

Tibooburra Ap

6.4°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-6.1°C

Glen Innes Ap

-2.6°C

Armidale

-1.5°C

Woolbrook

-9.5°C

Perisher Valley

NNW 66km/h

Thredbo Top Station
Windiest

79km/h

Murrurundi Gap

53km/h

Thredbo Top Station

92km/h

Thredbo Top Station
-
no rain last hr Wettest

1.2mm

Perisher Valley

0.2mm

Lord Howe Is Ap

0.4mm

Braidwood

19.6mm

Casino Ap
New South Wales/ACT's Records for September
Max Min Rain
Highest 39.6°C at
Wanaaring in 2004
Lowest -6.0°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1995
Highest 25.8°C at
Bourke Ap in 2003
Lowest -16.7°C at
Charlotte Pass in 1970
Highest 362.4mm at
Narooma in 1992

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
13 28 50% < 1mm Nil NNW 38 41 NW 36 24
Mostly sunny
11 25 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
19 34 5% < 1mm Nil WNW 14 16 W 26 12
Sunny
11 25 30% < 1mm Nil WNW 28 30 WNW 33 16
Windy with showers
6 9 70% 1-5mm Nil NW 28 68 NW 32 58
Windy
9 21 10% < 1mm Nil NW 24 51 WNW 39 26
Mostly sunny
16 35 20% < 1mm Nil N 22 46 NNW 19 36
Mostly sunny
14 31 30% < 1mm Nil NNW 15 30 WNW 35 13
Sunny
10 26 20% < 1mm Nil NW 29 33 WNW 38 13
Mostly sunny
15 34 30% < 1mm Nil NNW 17 43 NNW 24 20
Windy
22 32 10% < 1mm Nil NW 28 28 WNW 34 21
Mostly sunny
10 22 10% < 1mm Nil NW 23 44 WNW 36 27
Windy
21 33 20% < 1mm Nil NW 16 31 WNW 37 18
Possible shower
17 34 60% < 1mm Nil N 22 26 NW 31 12
Mostly sunny
10 23 20% < 1mm Nil NW 26 53 WNW 35 27
Windy
20 28 10% < 1mm Nil NW 14 35 WNW 32 32
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Weather News

Drought bites hard and drought maps questioned

17:46 EST

The accuracy of the current official figure of 66 per cent of Queensland being declared as in drought is being challenged.

Severe storm warning for south-east Queensland cancelled after series of cells sweep through region

16:36 EST

Severe thunderstorm warnings for south-east Queensland have been cancelled after a series of small cells swept through the region.

NSW weather: Record-breaking 40-degree temperature expected this weekend

16:24 EST

Total fire bans have been implemented across half of the state with some parts expected to hit 40 degrees Celsius for the first time in September since records began.