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NSW/ACT
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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • 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.

  • Friday Cold morning with frost. Cool, mostly sunny day. Cloud increasing in the southwest.

  • Saturday Cold frosty morning for most inland towns. Possible showers on the north coast.

  • Sunday A few light showers on the north coast. Light wind. Frosty inland. Dry and mostly sunny elsewhere.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 02/08 Mon 03/08 Tue 04/08

18.7°C

Casino Ap
Hottest

28.7°C

Port Macquarie Ap

28.8°C

Evans Head

21.4°C

Pindari Dam

28.8°C

Evans Head

-3.7°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-5.3°C

Thredbo Top Station

-12.8°C

Perisher Valley

-8.0°C

Thredbo Top Station

-12.8°C

Perisher Valley

WNW 53km/h

Nowra Ran Air Station
Windiest

101km/h

Thredbo Top Station

105km/h

Thredbo Top Station

77km/h

High Range
-
no rain last hr Wettest

32.6mm

Perisher Valley

6.6mm

Sanctuary Point

6.0mm

Perisher Valley

6.0mm

Perisher Valley
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
(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
-5 13 5% < 1mm Severe S 13 77 SW 16 38
Mostly sunny
1 16 10% < 1mm High SW 13 77 SW 13 47
Mostly sunny
4 17 5% < 1mm Slight SSE 9 68 SSW 11 38
Cloudy
6 15 10% < 1mm Nil S 6 72 SSW 9 43
Frost then sunny
-5 3 20% < 1mm Severe WNW 12 100 W 11 85
Frost then sunny
-4 13 5% < 1mm Severe W 7 97 W 12 46
Mostly sunny
5 19 20% < 1mm Slight SW 18 54 SW 19 45
Frost then sunny
-1 14 5% < 1mm Severe SSW 10 100 SSW 20 56
Mostly sunny
1 14 10% < 1mm High SW 8 100 WSW 15 61
Mostly sunny
5 18 10% < 1mm Slight WNW 11 65 S 15 44
Mostly sunny
8 17 60% < 1mm Nil WNW 20 56 SSW 20 38
Frost then sunny
-3 9 10% < 1mm Severe SSW 15 100 SW 18 67
Mostly sunny
7 17 30% < 1mm Nil W 19 67 S 19 39
Frost then sunny
-3 16 5% < 1mm Severe SSW 5 82 WSW 11 33
Frost then sunny
0 13 40% < 1mm High WSW 7 100 SW 14 61
Mostly sunny
8 16 30% < 1mm Nil SW 14 58 S 17 47
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