Fairfax Media Network

New South Wales/ACT Weather

Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Tuesday Showers along the coast, storms in the northeast. Warm-to-hot west of the ranges, cooler in the east.

  • Wednesday Potentially severe storms in the northeast. Very hot inland, warm east of the ranges.

  • Thursday Showers and storms over the northeast and ranges. Very hot inland, warm and wet east of the ranges.

  • Friday Showers/storms in the east mostly dry in the west. Hot in the west, mild in the east.

  • Saturday Heavy rain and gusty winds over eastern parts. Hot in the west, cooler towards the coast.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 25/02 Sun 26/02 Mon 27/02

35.4°C

Fowlers Gap
Hottest

40.3°C

Walgett Ap

39.0°C

Nyngan Ap

37.8°C

Tibooburra Ap

47.9°C

Walgett Ap

14.6°C

Mt Ginini
Coldest

3.6°C

Thredbo Top Station

-0.9°C

Perisher Valley

2.4°C

Perisher Valley

-2.7°C

Thredbo Top Station

ESE 31km/h

Moree Ap
Windiest

72km/h

Wattamolla

64km/h

Moree Ap

72km/h

Nobbys Head
-
no rain last hr Wettest

105.4mm

Shellharbour

108.0mm

Evans Head

103.0mm

Nashua

163.0mm

Wattamolla
New South Wales/ACT's Records for February
Max Min Rain
Highest 48.5°C at
Ivanhoe in 2004
Lowest 0.3°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 2005
Highest 33.6°C at
Naradhan in 1973
Lowest -7.0°C at
Perisher Valley in 1979
Highest 454.2mm at
Bega Meringo Street in 1919

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 %
Showers
21 25 90% 10-20mm Nil SE 22 78 ESE 30 73
Showers
19 28 90% 10-20mm Nil S 4 90 ESE 12 70
Showers
20 27 90% 5-10mm Nil SSW 8 84 ESE 9 78
Showers
21 24 80% 10-20mm Nil SE 15 81 ESE 25 70
Showers
20 23 90% 20-40mm Nil SSE 20 84 ESE 22 89
Showers
16 23 90% 20-40mm Nil - - - -
Showers
13 25 70% 1-5mm Nil ESE 14 89 ESE 15 72
Possible shower
13 24 90% 5-10mm Nil ESE 18 79 ESE 18 56
Possible shower
14 23 90% 10-20mm Nil SE 14 78 SE 25 59
Possible shower
11 16 80% 1-5mm Nil SE 20 76 SE 20 70
Showers
17 31 80% 1-5mm Nil ESE 9 63 SE 14 45
Possible shower
17 32 90% 1-5mm Nil E 18 66 E 18 40
Mostly sunny
18 31 70% 1-5mm Nil E 21 61 SE 18 36
Possible shower
16 30 60% 1-5mm Nil E 16 61 ESE 20 35
Possible shower
21 36 40% < 1mm Nil ESE 16 49 SSE 15 25
Sunny
20 35 10% < 1mm Nil SE 16 41 SSE 19 19
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

WA farmers warned recent heavy rain could cause worm infestations in sheep

18:18 EDT

Sheep producers across WA have been urged to monitor signs of increased worm burden in their flocks, following unseasonal downpours across large parts of the state earlier this month.

End in sight for Adelaide's string of wet seasons

16:05 EDT

Adelaide's rainy run that has spanned the last five seasons may come to an end in autumn.

Southeast Queensland's hot and dry summer

12:38 EDT

The southeast corner of Queensland will enter autumn longing for rain and cooler temperatures after enduring its hottest summer on record.