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NSW/ACT
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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Thursday Patches of morning fog southwest of the ranges. Warm in the northwest, cool to mild south.

  • Friday Scattered coastal showers in the N & E, dry inland. Mild in the NW, grading cool to the southeast.

  • Saturday Mild-warm and mostly sunny throughout. Patchy showers in the east, mainly north coast.

  • Sunday Cloud increasing. Possible showers/storms in W & S. Mild-to-warm throughout.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 21/05 Tue 22/05 Wed 23/05

21.1°C

Lismore
Hottest

24.7°C

Murwillumbah

25.5°C

Richmond

24.4°C

Moree Ap

31.0°C

Wanaaring

5.2°C

Tuggeranong
Coldest

-4.0°C

Glen Innes Ap

-2.5°C

Woolbrook

-4.0°C

Thredbo Village

-6.2°C

Tenterfield

S 31km/h

Wattamolla
Windiest

81km/h

Green Cape

83km/h

Green Cape

66km/h

Windy Point
-
no rain last hr Wettest

1.4mm

Lord Howe Is Ap

4.0mm

Bylong (Glenview)

10.0mm

Ballina Ap

10.0mm

Ballina 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
0 17 20% < 1mm High ENE 11 82 E 13 50
Mostly sunny
2 22 5% < 1mm Moderate - - - -
Mostly sunny
12 25 20% < 1mm Nil ENE 18 56 - -
Mostly sunny
14 23 60% 1-5mm Nil NNE 27 49 N 24 39
Mostly sunny
3 10 40% < 1mm Moderate NNE 10 80 WNW 12 77
Mostly cloudy
2 19 20% < 1mm Moderate NNW 3 84 NW 15 50
Mostly sunny
12 21 50% 1-5mm Nil SSW 7 73 SE 5 69
Mostly sunny
7 22 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 12 62 N 10 40
Mostly sunny
10 23 30% < 1mm Nil NE 13 68 NNE 16 42
Mostly sunny
10 21 50% 1-5mm Nil SSW 8 89 SE 12 69
Mostly sunny
9 21 5% < 1mm Nil NNW 12 85 ENE 14 54
Frost then sunny
3 16 5% < 1mm Moderate ENE 10 74 WNW 12 52
Mostly sunny
11 22 5% < 1mm Nil NW 11 75 NE 14 50
Mostly sunny
4 22 5% < 1mm Slight E 8 58 SW 7 30
Mostly sunny
7 21 20% < 1mm Nil ENE 13 74 NE 12 49
Mostly sunny
12 21 5% < 1mm Nil NNW 10 67 NNE 16 58
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12:24 EST

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