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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Thursday Brisk winds and sunny throughout. Very hot in the west grading hot to the coast.

  • Friday Very hot in the northwest, cooler along the coast. Light winds, gusty along the southeast coast.

  • Saturday Very hot and dry throughout. Late gusty wind change in the south.

  • Sunday Isolated light showers in the NE/SE. Otherwise dry. Hot-to-very hot away from the coasts.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 15/01 Tue 16/01 Wed 17/01

28.1°C

White Cliffs Ap
Hottest

36.0°C

Smithville

39.0°C

Smithville

40.0°C

Smithville

47.3°C

Penrith

4.9°C

Perisher Valley
Coldest

-16.7°C

West Wyalong Ap

-1.0°C

Thredbo Village
 

-16.7°C

West Wyalong Ap

SSW 40km/h

Windy Point
Windiest

107km/h

Wattamolla

88km/h

Murrurundi Gap

66km/h

Windy Point
-
no rain last hr Wettest

5.0mm

Lord Howe Is Ap

2.0mm

Lord Howe Is Ap
 

91.0mm

Rosebank
New South Wales/ACT's Records for January
Max Min Rain
Highest 49.7°C at
Bourke in 1878
Lowest 1.3°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 2012
Highest 34.4°C at
Gunnedah in 1905
Lowest -7.7°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1975
Highest 436.0mm at
Bellingen PO in 1997

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
22 31 10% < 1mm Nil NE 8 64 ENE 25 50
Mostly sunny
18 31 30% < 1mm Nil SSW 8 75 SE 16 58
Sunny
21 30 10% < 1mm Nil SW 8 74 ESE 11 66
Sunny
21 30 10% < 1mm Nil ENE 12 66 E 26 46
Mostly sunny
21 29 5% < 1mm Nil NNE 13 72 ENE 25 66
Cloudy
18 27 60% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
13 35 10% < 1mm Nil ESE 18 51 ESE 21 19
Mostly sunny
17 36 5% < 1mm Nil NE 19 31 N 22 15
Mostly sunny
17 37 30% < 1mm Nil NE 7 39 NNW 20 16
Mostly sunny
17 26 50% 1-5mm Nil NNE 14 45 NW 19 39
Sunny
19 42 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 11 23 S 13 6
Sunny
21 42 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 19 27 N 17 10
Mostly sunny
24 43 20% < 1mm Nil NE 18 24 NNW 20 12
Mostly sunny
23 41 40% < 1mm Nil NE 17 29 NNW 19 13
Sunny
27 45 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 18 17 ENE 12 6
Sunny
25 44 5% < 1mm Nil NE 14 18 W 13 7
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17:42 EDT

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Fire danger rising as hot air spreads south

16:21 EDT

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15:33 EDT

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