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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Saturday Showers and thunderstorms in the north and east. Hot in the north, cooler towards the coast.

  • Sunday Showers and storms in the northeast, some severe. Hot in the north and west, mild in the east.

  • Monday Showers and storms over the northeast. Mild in the east, very warm in the west.

  • Tuesday Showers along the coast, storms in the northeast. Warm-to-hot west of the ranges, cooler in the east.

  • Wednesday Potentially severe storms in the northeast. Very hot inland, warm east of the ranges.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 22/02 Thu 23/02 Fri 24/02

34.2°C

Walgett Ap
Hottest

40.0°C

Menindee

42.3°C

Wanaaring

41.8°C

Bourke Ap

47.9°C

Walgett Ap

6.9°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

7.2°C

Cooma

4.0°C

Thredbo Village

5.1°C

Thredbo Top Station

-2.7°C

Thredbo Top Station

ESE 40km/h

Cabramurra
Windiest

88km/h

Thredbo Top Station

66km/h

Thredbo Top Station

74km/h

Wattamolla
-
no rain last hr Wettest

1.0mm

Krambach

7.8mm

Mt Boyce

36.8mm

Darkes Forest

19.2mm

Nobbys Head
New South Wales/ACT's Records for February
Max Min Rain
Highest 48.5°C at
Ivanhoe in 2004
Lowest 0.3°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 2005
Highest 33.6°C at
Naradhan in 1973
Lowest -7.0°C at
Perisher Valley in 1979
Highest 454.2mm at
Bega Meringo Street in 1919

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 %
Possible thunderstorm
21 26 90% 10-20mm Nil SE 20 76 SE 28 71
Showers
18 26 90% 10-20mm Nil S 6 91 SE 13 75
Showers
19 25 90% 10-20mm Nil S 10 85 SSE 11 79
Possible shower
20 23 90% 5-10mm Nil ESE 11 83 SE 23 69
Possible shower
20 24 90% 10-20mm Nil SE 16 82 SE 17 84
Possible shower
15 28 30% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
13 24 70% 1-5mm Nil SE 20 92 ESE 22 71
Late shower
12 27 30% < 1mm Nil ESE 21 74 ESE 22 42
Mostly sunny
13 30 30% < 1mm Nil ESE 8 73 ESE 22 35
Mostly sunny
10 21 50% < 1mm Nil ESE 13 64 SE 13 50
Possible shower
15 31 80% 1-5mm Nil SE 12 60 SE 20 39
Mostly sunny
16 34 30% < 1mm Nil ESE 18 64 ESE 22 30
Sunny
19 34 30% < 1mm Nil E 19 56 ESE 20 25
Sunny
17 34 10% < 1mm Nil E 15 59 ESE 15 24
Sunny
21 36 10% < 1mm Nil ESE 18 45 ESE 19 24
Sunny
20 36 10% < 1mm Nil E 16 36 SE 16 19
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Weather News

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15:19 EDT

If you wanted to stay a bit warmer today, a dip in the ocean is probably your best bet, despite the rain.

Thunderstorms light up the Sydney night sky

13:18 EDT

Once the southerly change bumped into a low pressure trough sitting just off the Sydney coast last night, things became electric between the two.

Flood-affected WA farmers plead for faster relief funding

20:49 EDT

Flood-affected farmers in the Ravensthorpe shire on the south coast of WA say the State Government has been slow in reacting to their plight, adding there is a lack of comprehension around the scale of the damage.