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NSW/ACT
Mon 15:01 EDT
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Monday Showers in the north and east, dry west of ranges. Warm in the west, milder further east.

  • Tuesday Increasing showers and wind in the south. Warm in the west, milder further east.

  • Wednesday Showers and storms in the south. Gusty northwesterlies in the West.

  • Thursday Showers and storms along the ranges and coast. Very warm to hot and dry in the west.

  • Friday Light showers along the coast. Dry elsewhere. Hot in the west grading warm east.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 20/10 Sat 21/10 Sun 22/10

27.5°C

Smithville
Hottest

29.6°C

Evans Head

27.0°C

Smithville

27.0°C

Collarenebri

37.2°C

Collarenebri

10.2°C

Glen Innes Ap
Coldest

-4.8°C

Perisher Valley

-1.0°C

Thredbo Top Station

-3.0°C

Perisher Valley

-5.5°C

Thredbo Top Station

ENE 33km/h

Glen Innes Ap
Windiest

81km/h

Wattamolla

66km/h

Cape Byron

57km/h

Windy Point
-
no rain last hr Wettest

71.6mm

Mt Seaview

25.8mm

Drake

37.0mm

Katoomba

41.0mm

Lostock Dam
New South Wales/ACT's Records for October
Max Min Rain
Highest 43.9°C at
Cobar in 1881
Lowest -5.0°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1972
Highest 30.6°C at
Bourke in 1957
Lowest -12.0°C at
Charlotte Pass in 2006
Highest 525.0mm at
Charlotte Pass in 2011

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 %
Mostly sunny
16 24 30% < 1mm Nil SSW 20 64 SSE 29 53
Mostly sunny
16 30 20% < 1mm Nil WSW 10 64 SSE 18 48
Mostly sunny
17 26 40% < 1mm Nil SSW 15 70 SSE 17 66
Mostly sunny
17 23 50% < 1mm Nil SW 18 78 S 25 60
Clearing shower
15 23 40% < 1mm Nil SSW 20 68 SE 23 70
Possible shower
10 24 20% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
9 24 10% < 1mm Nil SSW 15 79 SW 17 42
Mostly sunny
6 23 10% < 1mm Nil ESE 14 72 N 13 37
Mostly sunny
6 25 20% < 1mm Nil E 11 69 N 18 35
Mostly sunny
5 17 30% < 1mm Slight NE 12 67 NW 21 50
Mostly sunny
12 29 5% < 1mm Nil SSW 10 53 SW 14 24
Mostly sunny
11 29 5% < 1mm Nil SE 18 57 N 10 27
Mostly sunny
9 29 30% < 1mm Nil NE 10 52 N 17 18
Mostly sunny
8 27 40% < 1mm Nil ENE 10 66 NNE 17 25
Mostly sunny
15 32 10% < 1mm Nil SE 10 37 NNW 7 16
Mostly sunny
13 34 60% 1-5mm Nil NE 24 28 N 30 12
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Weather News

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The Storms in Sydney on Sunday

14:23 EDT

Parts of the Sydney skyline were lit up by lightening yesterday, as a low pressure trough triggered thunderstorms.

Spring heat returns to Sydney

13:35 EDT

Warm air should build in Sydney over the weekend as a frontal system crosses to the south of the state, causing the mercury to near 30 degrees for the third time this month.