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New South Wales/ACT Weather

NSW/ACT
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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Saturday Windy snow flurries over the Alps. Generally fine yet cool elsewhere.

  • Sunday Rain developing in the south. Cool throughout most of the state.

  • Monday A few gusty snow showers along the Alps. Dry and sunny elsewhere.

  • Tuesday A few showers in the south, mostly on the Alps. Dry elsewhere and mostly sunny.

  • Wednesday A few showers easing over the Alps. Cool SW'ly winds easing. Mostly dry elsewehere.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 20/07 Thu 21/07 Fri 22/07

18.5°C

Lord Howe Is Ap
Hottest

27.2°C

Casino Ap

26.5°C

Tibooburra Ap

29.3°C

Tibooburra Ap

29.3°C

Tibooburra Ap

-6.3°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-1.0°C

Thredbo Village

1.8°C

Thredbo Top Station

-4.4°C

Thredbo Top Station

-8.7°C

Thredbo Top Station

W 50km/h

High Range
Windiest

70km/h

Wattamolla

107km/h

Thredbo Top Station

127km/h

Cabramurra
-
no rain last hr Wettest

39.6mm

Avalon Beach

30.4mm

Perisher Valley

594.0mm

Thredbo Village

148.0mm

Perisher Valley
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
(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 %
Frost then sunny
-1 13 10% < 1mm Severe WNW 22 78 WNW 23 52
Mostly sunny
3 15 20% < 1mm Moderate - - - -
Mostly sunny
4 17 5% < 1mm Slight WNW 8 72 WNW 13 46
Mostly sunny
5 14 20% < 1mm Slight NW 12 87 WNW 27 52
Snow
-3 -1 90% 1-5mm Severe WNW 26 95 WNW 21 93
Mostly sunny
2 9 60% 1-5mm Moderate WNW 26 80 WNW 27 54
Sunny
4 20 5% < 1mm Slight W 9 55 NE 4 51
Mostly sunny
3 14 40% < 1mm Moderate NW 15 80 WNW 20 59
Mostly sunny
6 13 80% 1-5mm Nil NW 14 90 WNW 22 60
Mostly sunny
6 20 5% < 1mm Nil W 10 67 SW 6 35
Mostly sunny
9 18 5% < 1mm Nil WNW 29 61 WNW 24 37
Mostly sunny
2 7 60% 1-5mm Moderate WNW 26 88 WNW 25 77
Mostly sunny
9 18 5% < 1mm Nil NW 20 56 WNW 23 35
Mostly sunny
2 15 20% < 1mm Moderate NW 12 70 WNW 17 45
Possible shower
5 11 60% 1-5mm Slight WNW 16 86 WNW 20 60
Mostly sunny
10 16 20% < 1mm Nil WNW 16 50 WNW 21 39
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