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New South Wales/ACT Weather

NSW/ACT
Thu 05:22 EST
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Thursday Showers throughout, heaviest about the ranges. Snow on peaks. Light showers along the coast.

  • Friday Westerlies strengthening in the west. Cloud in the south, sunny otherwise.

  • Saturday Cooler day throughout. Widespread showers. Gusty winds in the south and coast.

  • Sunday Cool. Patchy showers in the southeast. Windy along the coast. Dry in the west.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

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

20.3°C

Lord Howe Is Ap
Hottest

30.6°C

Mungindi

25.5°C

Grafton

26.0°C

Grafton

33.0°C

Mungindi

0.0°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-6.0°C

Woolbrook

-7.7°C

Glen Innes Ap
 

-7.7°C

Glen Innes Ap

NNW 50km/h

Thredbo Top Station
Windiest

94km/h

High Range

83km/h

Lord Howe Is Ap

100km/h

Thredbo Top Station
-
no rain last hr Wettest

14.4mm

Lord Howe Is Ap

10.8mm

Lord Howe Is Ap
 

103.2mm

Thredbo Top Station
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 %
Increasing sunshine
-1 12 5% < 1mm Severe W 18 77 WSW 22 43
Possible shower
3 18 30% < 1mm Moderate - - - -
Mostly sunny
6 17 5% < 1mm Nil SSW 6 75 W 9 39
Mostly sunny
4 15 30% < 1mm Slight NNE 7 79 NW 10 50
Snow
0 4 30% < 1mm High WNW 18 96 W 17 77
Frost then sunny
1 15 5% < 1mm High W 13 80 WNW 22 44
Sunny
7 21 5% < 1mm Nil WSW 14 56 - -
Mostly sunny
4 14 10% < 1mm Slight SSW 12 89 WSW 17 55
Mostly sunny
4 14 5% < 1mm Slight SW 6 87 W 12 55
Sunny
7 21 5% < 1mm Nil WSW 10 69 - -
Sunny
10 18 30% < 1mm Nil W 27 62 W 24 36
Cloudy
1 8 10% < 1mm High SW 19 92 - -
Sunny
10 19 30% < 1mm Nil WSW 23 58 W 24 35
Increasing sunshine
3 15 10% < 1mm Moderate NW 10 76 W 15 40
Mostly sunny
4 13 5% < 1mm Slight WSW 10 89 W 14 56
Sunny
11 17 30% < 1mm Nil WSW 20 53 WSW 20 47
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