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NSW/ACT
Wed 17:06 EST
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Wednesday Cold. Wind and rain increasing in east. The odd storm in east. Clearing in the far west.

  • 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
Sun 21/08 Mon 22/08 Tue 23/08

16.3°C

Lord Howe Is Ap
Hottest

23.0°C

Lostock Dam

26.1°C

Casino Ap

25.2°C

Casino Ap

27.0°C

Tibooburra Ap

-2.4°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-3.2°C

Woolbrook

-3.7°C

Thredbo Top Station

-6.8°C

Perisher Valley

-10.4°C

Thredbo Top Station

ESE 48km/h

Windy Point
Windiest

81km/h

Perisher Valley

66km/h

Murrurundi Gap

64km/h

Windy Point
-

7.6mm last hr

Pt Perpendicular
Wettest

14.6mm

Moulamein

45.0mm

Bellata

90.6mm

Green Pigeon

74.4mm

Lismore
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 16 60 NNW 19 42
Possible shower
6 21 20% < 1mm Nil WSW 8 82 E 15 47
Mostly sunny
6 21 5% < 1mm Nil WSW 9 63 E 7 53
Mostly sunny
8 19 5% < 1mm Nil NW 21 63 NNW 18 40
Mostly sunny
10 18 50% < 1mm Nil WNW 14 50 NNW 16 49
Mostly sunny
2 19 50% < 1mm Moderate - - - -
Frost then sunny
-3 16 10% < 1mm Severe W 14 72 WNW 18 40
Frost then sunny
-1 11 40% < 1mm Severe NW 14 78 NW 19 64
Frost then sunny
0 14 40% < 1mm High NW 14 74 NW 23 52
Cloudy
-2 5 40% 1-5mm Severe NW 14 79 WNW 17 77
Frost then sunny
-1 17 10% < 1mm Severe NNW 7 70 WNW 13 39
Mostly sunny
1 17 10% < 1mm High N 9 76 NW 16 48
Mostly sunny
3 16 20% < 1mm Moderate NNW 13 80 NNW 16 53
Cloudy
3 14 40% < 1mm Moderate NNW 10 77 NW 13 57
Mostly sunny
2 20 5% < 1mm Moderate N 10 59 N 14 30
Mostly sunny
6 19 40% < 1mm Nil N 23 53 N 29 35
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