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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Monday Showers in the north and east, dry west of ranges. Warm in the west, milder further east.

  • Tuesday Increasing showers and wind in the south. Warm in the west, milder further east.

  • Wednesday Showers and storms in the south. Gusty northwesterlies in the West.

  • Thursday Showers and storms along the ranges and coast. Very warm to hot and dry in the west.

  • Friday Light showers along the coast. Dry elsewhere. Hot in the west grading warm east.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 20/10 Sat 21/10 Sun 22/10

24.4°C

Walgett Ap
Hottest

29.6°C

Evans Head

27.0°C

Smithville

27.0°C

Collarenebri

37.2°C

Collarenebri

7.4°C

Mt Ginini
Coldest

-4.8°C

Perisher Valley

-1.0°C

Thredbo Top Station

-3.0°C

Perisher Valley

-5.5°C

Thredbo Top Station

S 27km/h

Wattamolla
Windiest

81km/h

Wattamolla

66km/h

Cape Byron

57km/h

Windy Point
-
no rain last hr Wettest

71.6mm

Mt Seaview

22.0mm

Lord Howe Is Ap

37.0mm

Katoomba

41.0mm

Lostock Dam
New South Wales/ACT's Records for October
Max Min Rain
Highest 43.9°C at
Cobar in 1881
Lowest -5.0°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1972
Highest 30.6°C at
Bourke in 1957
Lowest -12.0°C at
Charlotte Pass in 2006
Highest 525.0mm at
Charlotte Pass in 2011

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 %
Late shower
18 27 60% 1-5mm Nil W 15 59 SSW 29 55
Late shower
16 31 60% 1-5mm Nil NNW 17 65 NNW 24 41
Late shower
17 31 60% 1-5mm Nil N 20 63 NNW 15 51
Possible shower
18 27 80% 1-5mm Nil NW 17 63 SSW 26 51
Possible shower
17 25 90% 20-40mm Nil SW 17 67 S 28 78
Showers increasing
11 22 90% 10-20mm Nil - - - -
Windy with showers
12 26 40% < 1mm Nil NNW 31 76 WNW 34 41
Late shower
10 23 60% 1-5mm Nil WNW 19 62 W 25 42
Showers
9 24 70% 5-10mm Nil S 12 72 SSW 18 56
Showers
8 16 80% 5-10mm Nil S 12 74 SSW 17 78
Late shower
16 31 50% < 1mm Nil NNW 22 47 WNW 31 16
Mostly sunny
15 30 50% < 1mm Nil WNW 23 46 W 27 29
Late shower
13 27 50% < 1mm Nil WSW 22 62 WSW 29 32
Possible shower
11 26 60% 1-5mm Nil W 13 71 WSW 24 45
Mostly sunny
19 32 5% < 1mm Nil WSW 22 42 WSW 28 21
Mostly sunny
13 28 10% < 1mm Nil SW 28 60 SW 26 23
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