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New South Wales/ACT Weather

NSW/ACT
Sun 23:03 EST
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Monday Strong, cold winds easing. Sunny north & coast. Light showers southern inland. Light snow to 800m.

  • Tuesday Cold morning with frost. Mostly sunny. Chance light showers on coast & far south ranges.

  • Wednesday Frosty morning. Cold wind increasing. Showers south & central. Snow to 800m in south.

  • Thursday Cold wind easing. Light showers southern inland. Light snow to 1000m on Alps Mostly sunny elsewhere.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 31/07 Sat 01/08 Sun 02/08

19.5°C

Lord Howe Is Ap
Hottest

23.8°C

Tibooburra Ap

27.6°C

Tibooburra Ap

29.0°C

Port Macquarie Ap

29.0°C

Port Macquarie Ap

-3.5°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-3.2°C

Thredbo Top Station

-1.7°C

Thredbo Top Station
 

-3.2°C

Thredbo Top Station

NNW 72km/h

Thredbo Top Station
Windiest

116km/h

Thredbo Top Station

107km/h

Thredbo Top Station

101km/h

Thredbo Top Station
-
no rain last hr Wettest

4.8mm

Lord Howe Island

55.2mm

Cabramurra
 

55.2mm

Cabramurra
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 %
Mostly sunny
5 17 10% < 1mm Slight WNW 23 64 WNW 33 35
Sunny
4 18 5% < 1mm Slight NW 10 67 SSE 11 33
Sunny
4 19 5% < 1mm Slight SW 16 55 SSE 14 32
Mostly sunny
6 17 5% < 1mm Nil WNW 27 55 W 30 36
Mostly sunny
7 15 5% < 1mm Nil W 24 55 W 30 47
Frost then sunny
1 16 30% < 1mm High W 17 55 WSW 20 46
Frost then sunny
-5 9 30% < 1mm Severe WSW 23 78 WSW 29 52
Possible shower
-2 6 80% 1-5mm Severe W 23 89 W 27 79
Rain
-2 9 80% < 1mm Severe NNW 22 89 W 27 66
Windy with snow
-3 -1 40% 1-5mm Severe W 24 100 W 21 100
Frost then sunny
-2 12 30% < 1mm Severe WSW 12 75 W 22 46
Possible shower
0 13 50% < 1mm High W 16 88 WSW 26 55
Possible shower
4 12 80% < 1mm Slight W 22 96 WSW 26 69
Rain
3 10 80% 1-5mm Moderate W 20 92 WSW 24 71
Mostly sunny
2 16 5% < 1mm Moderate WSW 11 68 W 24 41
Mostly sunny
5 15 20% < 1mm Slight WSW 18 76 SW 27 45
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Weather News

I thought it was supposed to be winter?

16:29 EST

Spring-like temperatures are bathing central and northern parts of New South Wales today, with some places experiencing record temperatures for this time of the year.

Rain and thunderstorms saturate southern NSW

12:27 EST

Areas of rain rolled across southern New South Wales yesterday and into early this morning, bringing some of the best August rainfall in several years for some places.

Tsunamis in Australia?

15:37 EST

With another earthquake of 5.7 magnitude being recorded today near off the southern Queensland coast, meteorologists and oceanographers are keeping a wary eye on the potential for tsunamis.