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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Sunday Thunderstorms northeast and central, 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.

  • Thursday Showers and storms over the northeast and ranges. Very hot inland, warm and wet east of the ranges.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 23/02 Fri 24/02 Sat 25/02

32.6°C

White Cliffs Ap
Hottest

42.3°C

Wanaaring

41.8°C

Bourke Ap

40.3°C

Walgett Ap

47.9°C

Walgett Ap

4.8°C

Perisher Valley
Coldest

4.0°C

Thredbo Village

5.1°C

Thredbo Top Station

3.6°C

Thredbo Top Station

-2.7°C

Thredbo Top Station

S 44km/h

Wattamolla
Windiest

66km/h

Thredbo Top Station

74km/h

Wattamolla

72km/h

Wattamolla
-
no rain last hr Wettest

7.8mm

Mt Boyce

36.8mm

Darkes Forest

105.4mm

Shellharbour

60.0mm

Albion Park
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
(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 %
Possible shower
13 24 60% 1-5mm Nil ESE 16 89 SE 17 67
Possible shower
16 28 90% 10-20mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
21 37 30% < 1mm Nil SE 16 43 SSE 17 22
Mostly sunny
21 36 10% < 1mm Nil SE 16 38 SSE 23 19
Late shower
11 20 70% < 1mm Nil SE 15 67 SSE 17 54
Possible shower
14 28 90% 1-5mm Nil SE 9 75 ESE 23 49
Showers increasing
19 26 90% 10-20mm Nil SSW 8 85 SE 9 78
Late shower
16 33 50% < 1mm Nil ESE 14 64 SE 18 31
Sunny
18 34 30% < 1mm Nil E 16 61 SSE 19 27
Possible shower
18 28 90% 5-10mm Nil SSW 6 90 SE 12 71
Showers
20 23 70% 5-10mm Nil S 9 82 SE 22 69
Possible shower
13 25 60% 1-5mm Nil ESE 17 77 ESE 19 46
Showers
21 25 90% 10-20mm Nil S 17 77 SE 26 72
Possible shower
16 30 80% 1-5mm Nil SE 9 60 SSE 15 36
Sunny
17 33 60% 1-5mm Nil E 12 59 SE 16 25
Showers
21 23 90% 10-20mm Nil S 14 85 SE 18 88
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