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New South Wales/ACT Weather

Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Friday Generally dry and sunny statewide. Light winds with morning fog and inland frost.

  • Saturday Light coastal showers. Dry elsewhere. Morning fog and inland frost.

  • Sunday Lingering coastal showers. Showers and storms in the south with a front.

  • Monday Generally dry and sunny statewide. Windy along the coast, light winds inland.

  • Tuesday Cool morning. Late showers & snow along the ranges. Winds increasing in the south and west.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 23/05 Wed 24/05 Thu 25/05

20.6°C

Tibooburra Ap
Hottest

30.2°C

Brewarrina

28.2°C

Casino Ap

23.8°C

Mungindi

30.7°C

Wanaaring

0.4°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

0.3°C

Thredbo Top Station

-2.8°C

Cooma Ap

-2.0°C

Armidale

-10.0°C

Taralga

S 29km/h

Green Cape
Windiest

74km/h

Walgett Ap

79km/h

Thredbo Top Station

55km/h

Windy Point
-
no rain last hr Wettest

42.0mm

Thredbo Village

14.2mm

Lord Howe Is Ap

2.0mm

Meldrum

0.8mm

Corowa Ap
New South Wales/ACT's Records for May
Max Min Rain
Highest 40.1°C at
Scone Ap in 1994
Lowest -6.0°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 2000
Highest 30.5°C at
Lake Cargelligo Ap in 1990
Lowest -14.2°C at
Namadgi National Park in 1987
Highest 320.0mm at
Lismore in 1921

New South Wales/ACT Weather Forecasts

Station
(group by district)
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Frost then sunny
-2 13 20% < 1mm Severe NW 15 86 W 19 52
Late shower
2 18 50% < 1mm Moderate - - - -
Mostly sunny
5 20 5% < 1mm Slight NNW 9 55 WSW 15 33
Mostly sunny
8 17 40% < 1mm Nil WNW 20 69 WSW 25 39
Snow showers
0 3 90% 5-10mm High WNW 21 92 WNW 21 94
Possible shower
-2 12 70% 1-5mm Severe WNW 16 84 WNW 25 60
Mostly sunny
9 21 10% < 1mm Nil WSW 9 58 - -
Cloud increasing
3 17 40% < 1mm Moderate NW 13 77 W 17 51
Possible shower
5 16 50% < 1mm Slight NW 16 86 W 24 47
Sunny
9 21 10% < 1mm Nil WSW 6 72 W 8 49
Sunny
9 18 30% < 1mm Nil WNW 20 71 WNW 24 45
Late shower
-1 10 60% 1-5mm Severe WNW 16 85 W 23 78
Sunny
8 21 10% < 1mm Nil NW 16 61 WNW 23 38
Sunny
2 17 50% < 1mm Moderate NW 7 65 W 15 36
Windy with showers
3 14 90% 1-5mm Moderate NNW 17 81 WNW 22 57
Windy
9 18 30% < 1mm Nil WNW 18 56 WNW 25 50
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