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NSW/ACT
Thu 04:14 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

19.0°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

-6.5°C

Perisher Valley
Coldest

-3.7°C

Thredbo Top Station

-6.8°C

Perisher Valley
 

-10.4°C

Thredbo Top Station

S 35km/h

Wattamolla
Windiest

66km/h

Murrurundi Gap

64km/h

Windy Point

79km/h

Wattamolla
-

2.2mm 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
(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
8 19 20% < 1mm Nil WNW 18 56 W 20 39
Possible shower
6 21 10% < 1mm Nil WSW 8 77 SSE 15 44
Mostly sunny
6 21 5% < 1mm Nil WSW 10 59 SE 6 49
Mostly sunny
8 19 10% < 1mm Nil WNW 24 59 WNW 20 36
Mostly sunny
10 18 50% < 1mm Nil WNW 18 47 W 19 45
Mostly sunny
2 19 50% < 1mm Moderate - - - -
Frost then sunny
-3 16 20% < 1mm Severe W 15 66 W 21 40
Frost then sunny
-1 11 40% < 1mm Severe WNW 17 77 W 21 66
Frost then sunny
0 14 40% < 1mm High WNW 15 76 WNW 24 46
Cloudy
-2 5 50% 1-5mm Severe WNW 17 82 WNW 19 79
Frost then sunny
-1 17 10% < 1mm Severe WNW 7 68 WNW 15 39
Mostly sunny
1 17 20% < 1mm High NNW 8 75 WNW 16 50
Mostly sunny
3 16 20% < 1mm Moderate NW 13 83 NW 14 50
Cloudy
3 14 40% < 1mm Moderate NNW 11 78 WNW 14 52
Mostly sunny
2 20 5% < 1mm Moderate N 10 57 N 14 30
Mostly sunny
6 19 20% < 1mm Nil NNW 17 54 NNW 22 34
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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.