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New South Wales/ACT Weather

Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Monday Widespread showers, heaviest in the south. Cold in the south, mild elsewhere. Gusty west.

  • Tuesday Sunshine increasing. Winds easing. Warm in the north, grading to cool in the south.

  • Wednesday Cool showers in the south. Warm with clear skies in the north.

  • Thursday Showers and storms in the south and east. Warm to mild throughout.

  • Friday Mostly sunny with southerly winds. The odd coastal shower possible, dry elsewhere.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 18/08 Sat 19/08 Sun 20/08

17.3°C

Cape Byron
Hottest

26.2°C

Murwillumbah

21.4°C

Lismore

21.0°C

Casino Ap

34.0°C

Smithville

-3.9°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-7.6°C

Thredbo Top Station

-9.0°C

Thredbo Top Station

-9.2°C

Thredbo Top Station

-11.0°C

Thredbo Top Station

SW 27km/h

Broken Hill Ap
Windiest

107km/h

Windy Point

92km/h

Wattamolla

68km/h

Windy Point
-
no rain last hr Wettest

17.0mm

Lord Howe Island

29.0mm

Smiths Lake

15.5mm

Nelson Bay

16.0mm

Nelson Bay
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 %
Showers
11 18 80% 1-5mm Nil SW 24 59 SSW 32 51
Possible shower
6 25 70% 1-5mm Nil WNW 8 72 S 12 30
Possible shower
6 23 40% < 1mm Nil SW 12 63 S 17 56
Showers
11 18 90% 5-10mm Nil WSW 23 57 SSW 33 59
Possible shower
11 17 70% 1-5mm Nil SSW 26 58 SSW 29 53
Possible shower
2 17 10% < 1mm Moderate - - - -
Frost then sunny
-1 17 20% < 1mm Severe W 13 58 WSW 23 31
Frost then sunny
0 12 30% < 1mm High SW 18 78 SW 20 56
Possible shower
0 14 60% 1-5mm High SSW 9 72 SSW 15 48
Snow
-1 5 60% 1-5mm Severe SSE 16 87 SW 17 69
Frost then sunny
1 20 30% < 1mm High WSW 6 62 SW 15 28
Frost then sunny
2 19 20% < 1mm Moderate SSW 13 69 SW 24 33
Frost then sunny
4 16 10% < 1mm Slight SW 14 83 SW 22 36
Mostly sunny
4 15 30% < 1mm Slight SW 11 88 WSW 17 53
Mostly sunny
6 22 5% < 1mm Nil S 13 47 SSW 19 25
Mostly sunny
6 16 20% < 1mm Nil S 18 73 S 18 32
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