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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Thursday Brisk winds and sunny throughout. Very hot in the west grading hot to the coast.

  • Friday Very hot in the northwest, cooler along the coast. Light winds, gusty along the southeast coast.

  • Saturday Very hot and dry throughout. Late gusty wind change in the south.

  • Sunday Isolated light showers in the NE/SE. Otherwise dry. Hot-to-very hot away from the coasts.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 15/01 Tue 16/01 Wed 17/01

24.6°C

White Cliffs Ap
Hottest

36.0°C

Smithville

39.0°C

Smithville

40.0°C

Smithville

47.3°C

Penrith

5.3°C

Goulburn Ap
Coldest

-16.7°C

West Wyalong Ap

-1.0°C

Thredbo Village
 

-16.7°C

West Wyalong Ap

SSW 37km/h

Windy Point
Windiest

107km/h

Wattamolla

88km/h

Murrurundi Gap

66km/h

Windy Point
-
no rain last hr Wettest

5.0mm

Lord Howe Is Ap

2.0mm

Lord Howe Is Ap
 

91.0mm

Rosebank
New South Wales/ACT's Records for January
Max Min Rain
Highest 49.7°C at
Bourke in 1878
Lowest 1.3°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 2012
Highest 34.4°C at
Gunnedah in 1905
Lowest -7.7°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1975
Highest 436.0mm at
Bellingen PO in 1997

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 %
Possible shower
22 35 30% < 1mm Nil NNE 11 63 ENE 23 46
Mostly sunny
19 34 10% < 1mm Nil WNW 5 73 ENE 14 44
Mostly sunny
21 33 10% < 1mm Nil N 11 71 NE 20 56
Mostly sunny
22 34 30% < 1mm Nil NNE 12 59 E 23 34
Possible shower
21 31 70% < 1mm Nil NE 12 72 ENE 20 63
Possible shower
19 32 30% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
13 35 50% < 1mm Nil NW 16 53 SW 15 20
Mostly sunny
19 35 50% < 1mm Nil N 20 42 WNW 26 24
Mostly sunny
18 37 40% < 1mm Nil N 11 46 NW 24 21
Mostly sunny
17 27 50% < 1mm Nil NNW 16 53 WNW 22 45
Mostly sunny
20 42 20% < 1mm Nil N 13 36 WNW 17 8
Mostly sunny
24 43 20% < 1mm Nil NNE 22 34 NNW 21 14
Mostly sunny
25 40 20% < 1mm Nil NNE 12 32 WSW 20 20
Mostly sunny
23 40 40% < 1mm Nil NNE 12 39 W 19 20
Mostly sunny
28 46 5% < 1mm Nil NNE 20 18 NE 10 7
Mostly sunny
25 39 40% < 1mm Nil SSW 26 32 SSW 23 17
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16:21 EDT

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15:33 EDT

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