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NSW/ACT
Wed 10:00 EST
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Wednesday Cold morning then mostly sunny and cool. The odd light shower on central and north coast.

  • Thursday Cold morning then mostly sunny. Cloudier & windier in south, light showers inland.

  • Friday Cold morning in north. Mostly sunny north & east. Cool in south. Light showers SW slopes. Snow Alps.

  • Saturday Cold morning then mostly sunny. Colder in south. Light showers on southwest slopes. Snow to 1000m.

  • Sunday . .

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 26/07 Mon 27/07 Tue 28/07

18.5°C

Kempsey Ap
Hottest

24.9°C

Evans Head

21.4°C

Casino Ap

19.0°C

Grafton

25.0°C

Murwillumbah

-1.7°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-7.6°C

Thredbo Top Station

-7.4°C

Woolbrook

-8.0°C

Perisher Valley

-11.0°C

Thredbo Village

NW 29km/h

Thredbo Top Station
Windiest

101km/h

Thredbo Top Station

77km/h

Green Cape

66km/h

Green Cape
-
no rain last hr Wettest

19.2mm

Perisher Valley

1.0mm

Upper Darkwood

0.6mm

Bombala

1.0mm

Lord Howe Is Ap
New South Wales/ACT's Records for July
Max Min Rain
Highest 36.4°C at
Broken Hill Ap in 1990
Lowest -6.9°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1978
Highest 20.6°C at
Lord Howe Island in 1942
Lowest -19.6°C at
Charlotte Pass in 2010
Highest 274.4mm at
Springwood in 1988

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
9 19 5% < 1mm Nil NW 18 67 WSW 17 36
Mostly sunny
8 22 5% < 1mm Nil NNW 9 81 NNE 9 43
Mostly sunny
7 22 5% < 1mm Nil WNW 10 62 NE 12 47
Mostly sunny
10 20 5% < 1mm Nil NW 23 60 WNW 20 38
Mostly sunny
10 17 20% < 1mm Nil W 15 55 E 10 52
Frost then sunny
3 16 10% < 1mm Moderate W 10 84 S 6 54
Frost then sunny
1 15 5% < 1mm High WNW 21 81 WNW 24 46
Clearing shower
2 11 20% < 1mm Moderate NW 16 84 WNW 17 66
Clearing shower
1 12 50% < 1mm High NNW 10 94 WNW 20 60
Snowfalls clearing
0 3 60% 1-5mm High WNW 13 94 WNW 15 84
Mostly sunny
4 18 5% < 1mm Slight NNW 10 77 WNW 15 40
Mostly sunny
5 16 10% < 1mm Slight NNE 12 84 NW 14 53
Mostly sunny
5 14 30% < 1mm Slight W 9 95 WNW 13 58
Mostly sunny
5 13 80% 1-5mm Slight WNW 6 89 WNW 13 59
Mostly sunny
7 19 5% < 1mm Nil NW 8 61 WNW 12 35
Mostly sunny
6 16 50% < 1mm Nil W 9 76 NW 15 51
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19:12 EST

For many across New South Wales, July has been a cold month and for the younger generation, many won't be able to remember a month so cold.