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NSW/ACT
Wed 06:08 EST
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Wednesday Rain and showers over southeast, snow Alps. Becoming cooler from south with gusty SW winds.

  • Thursday Coastal showers, dry elsewhere. Strong winds in the west.

  • Friday Mostly dry and clear skies. Breezy winds in the interior.

  • Saturday Very strong NW winds in the west. Very warm throughout.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 23/07 Mon 24/07 Tue 25/07

17.8°C

Lord Howe Is Ap
Hottest

24.9°C

Tibooburra Ap

25.0°C

Mungindi

28.0°C

Smithville

28.0°C

Smithville

-4.9°C

Glen Innes Ap
Coldest

-7.1°C

Yass

-7.0°C

Glen Innes Ap
 

-12.1°C

Perisher Valley

WNW 48km/h

Bellambi Pt
Windiest

96km/h

Thredbo Top Station

81km/h

Thredbo Top Station

111km/h

Thredbo Top Station
-
no rain last hr Wettest

9.6mm

Cabramurra

7.0mm

Perisher Valley
 

149.4mm

Kempsey Ap
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
(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 %
Sunny
7 22 5% < 1mm Nil NW 11 58 N 16 28
Sunny
8 24 5% < 1mm Nil W 6 70 ESE 10 33
Sunny
7 22 5% < 1mm Nil WSW 7 56 - -
Sunny
8 22 5% < 1mm Nil NW 17 65 NW 15 33
Sunny
9 22 30% < 1mm Nil NW 10 43 N 14 35
Frost then sunny
-1 22 20% < 1mm Severe - - - -
Frost then sunny
0 18 5% < 1mm High WNW 13 69 W 17 41
Frost then sunny
-2 17 30% < 1mm Severe NNW 11 62 NNW 22 39
Frost then sunny
-4 18 20% < 1mm Severe NNW 9 79 NNW 24 41
Late shower
-2 8 80% 1-5mm Severe NNW 10 68 NNW 20 65
Frost then sunny
1 22 5% < 1mm High NNE 6 68 NW 10 30
Frost then sunny
1 24 10% < 1mm High NE 9 70 NNW 21 21
Sunny
2 25 40% < 1mm Moderate NNE 15 68 NNW 30 24
Possible shower
1 21 60% < 1mm High NE 12 79 NNE 20 41
Sunny
7 29 5% < 1mm Nil NNE 10 39 NNW 22 15
Windy
11 26 20% < 1mm Nil N 33 27 NNW 50 14
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