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New South Wales/ACT Weather

forecast summary state forecast


Monday Showers and storms ranges, slopes and far west. Warm and humid in the east. Hot in the west.


Tuesday Showers and storms, heaviest on slopes and ranges. Very warm. Dry in far southwest and far northeast.


Wednesday Showers/storms across north & east, mainly ranges. Dry in the southwest & on north coast.


Thursday Showers and storms, heaviest on slopes and ranges. Humid. Dry in the far west and on north coast.


Friday Showers/storms north & ranges, heavy northeast. Dry across far west and south with cooler change.

current warnings most recent warnings

NSW/ACT - Mon 17:17 EDT
Severe Thunderstorm Warning

NSW/ACT - Mon 16:50 EDT
Severe Thunderstorm Warning

NSW/ACT - Mon 16:08 EDT
Coastal Wind Warning

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current extremes current extremes

Hottest
38.2°C
Coldest
9.8°C
Windiest
NE 46km/h
Wettest
5.0mm last hr

historic extremes historic December extremes

Hottest Day
48.9°C
Coldest Day
0.1°C
Hottest Night
34.5°C
Coldest Night
-9.6°C
Wettest 24hr
352.2mm

New South Wales/ACT Weather Forecasts

major stations | all stations
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 %
late thunder Late thunder
20 28 90% 5-10mm Nil NE 13 72 ENE 27 66
possible shower Possible shower
19 32 40% < 1mm Nil NNE 4 67 ENE 19 50
possible thunderstorm Possible thunderstorm
20 29 90% 1-5mm Nil N 17 65 NE 29 64
late thunder Late thunder
20 28 90% 10-20mm Nil NE 11 76 ENE 22 63
late thunder Late thunder
19 25 80% 5-10mm Nil NNE 13 80 NE 18 81
possible thunderstorm Possible thunderstorm
16 28 80% 1-5mm Nil NNE 9 75 NE 11 63
late thunder Late thunder
14 29 90% 10-20mm Nil NNW 19 60 NW 15 45
possible thunderstorm Possible thunderstorm
14 28 90% 10-20mm Nil NNE 18 71 NW 24 47
possible thunderstorm Possible thunderstorm
14 30 90% 1-5mm Nil NNW 10 77 NW 18 39
mostly sunny Mostly sunny
13 20 40% 1-5mm Nil NNW 18 78 NW 19 60
late thunder Late thunder
18 34 90% 10-20mm Nil N 11 56 NW 17 35
late thunder Late thunder
19 34 90% 10-20mm Nil NNE 18 61 NNW 22 41
mostly sunny Mostly sunny
18 34 40% < 1mm Nil SW 12 41 W 24 15
mostly sunny Mostly sunny
18 33 50% 1-5mm Nil NNE 14 55 NW 19 20
late thunder Late thunder
23 35 80% 5-10mm Nil N 16 43 NW 14 32
sunny Sunny
15 32 10% < 1mm Nil S 27 38 SSW 25 15

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