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NSW/ACT
Thu 02:59 EST
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Thursday Cold in S. Windy with rain on coast and ranges. The odd shower in the south and north.

  • Friday Cold. Windy with showers on coast and ranges. Generally dry in the west.

  • Saturday Fresh winds on the coast with showers possible. Mostly sunny and dry west of the ranges..

  • Sunday Light winds and stable conditions. Chance light shower on north coast.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 22/08 Tue 23/08 Wed 24/08

17.7°C

Lord Howe Is Ap
Hottest

26.1°C

Casino Ap

25.2°C

Casino Ap

17.0°C

Tibooburra Ap

27.0°C

Tibooburra Ap

-6.4°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-3.7°C

Thredbo Top Station

-6.8°C

Perisher Valley
 

-10.4°C

Thredbo Top Station

SW 37km/h

Green Cape
Windiest

66km/h

Murrurundi Gap

64km/h

Windy Point

79km/h

Wattamolla
-

1.4mm last hr

Pt Perpendicular
Wettest

45.0mm

Bellata

90.6mm

Green Pigeon
 

239.0mm

Meldrum
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
-3 13 30% < 1mm Severe S 15 78 SSW 18 52
Frost then sunny
0 19 30% < 1mm High - - - -
Frost then sunny
0 17 5% < 1mm High SSE 6 66 WSW 9 33
Mostly sunny
1 16 5% < 1mm High N 12 62 NNW 22 37
Frost then sunny
-5 4 60% 1-5mm Severe WNW 14 81 WNW 20 74
Frost then sunny
-3 13 40% < 1mm Severe WNW 10 76 WNW 24 46
Possible shower
6 18 70% 1-5mm Nil SW 18 67 SSW 18 67
Frost then sunny
0 15 10% < 1mm High SSW 9 76 WSW 13 48
Frost then sunny
1 14 30% < 1mm High NW 6 86 NW 14 52
Possible shower
4 19 50% < 1mm Slight SW 12 79 SSW 18 45
Clearing shower
10 18 70% < 1mm Nil WSW 20 68 SW 14 43
Frost then sunny
-2 10 50% < 1mm Severe SW 11 76 W 18 61
Clearing shower
9 19 40% < 1mm Nil WSW 16 63 N 15 40
Frost then sunny
0 16 10% < 1mm High S 7 75 SW 13 45
Frost then sunny
0 13 20% < 1mm High NW 7 80 WNW 14 51
Clearing shower
9 18 10% < 1mm Nil W 12 50 NNW 13 43
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Weather News

NSW weather: Search for man missing in floodwaters as severe weather hits

21:00 EST

Witnesses saw a man being swept away after his vehicle went into floodwaters near Lismore in far north New South Wales, police say, as a heavy downpour and strong winds hit the state's coast.

Queensland farmers rejoice after late winter rain fills in gaps

16:57 EST

After receiving record-breaking rain in June and July, parts of western Queensland have received their best August rain in nearly 20 years.

Records tumble during Queensland rain event

16:22 EST

August temperature and rainfall records have been broken across Queensland today, some of which have been in place for more than a century.