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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Thursday Possible showers in the east. Hot to very hot and dry in the west.

  • Friday Showers and storms in the east, mainly ranges. Hot and generally dry in the west.

  • Saturday Hot throughout. Generally sunny. Afternoon seabreezes on the coast. Dry inland.

  • Sunday Mostly dry day. Hot in the far N, cooler in S. Mostly sunny. Southerly winds moving through the S.

  • Monday Hot in the north, warm in the south. Showers spreading north along the coast.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 08/02 Tue 09/02 Wed 10/02

40.0°C

Tibooburra Ap
Hottest

40.0°C

Pooncarie

40.1°C

Menindee

42.0°C

Menindee

42.0°C

Menindee

15.8°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

5.6°C

Bombala

7.0°C

Woolbrook

4.2°C

Perisher Valley

1.1°C

Perisher Valley

E 33km/h

Lord Howe Is Ap
Windiest

90km/h

Windy Point

87km/h

Windy Point

64km/h

Thredbo Top Station
-
no rain last hr Wettest

9.0mm

Crawford

6.6mm

Lord Howe Is Ap

7.2mm

Kingscliff

4.4mm

Cape Byron
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
(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 28 70% 1-5mm Nil S 14 73 SSE 24 57
Possible shower
18 32 20% < 1mm Nil S 5 79 ENE 15 50
Possible shower
21 31 50% < 1mm Nil N 7 64 ENE 13 50
Possible shower
22 27 70% 1-5mm Nil SW 10 77 SSW 19 60
Possible shower
20 26 70% 1-5mm Nil S 12 81 SSE 17 70
Late shower
15 25 40% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
14 30 50% 1-5mm Nil N 16 57 WSW 19 29
Mostly sunny
13 26 40% < 1mm Nil NE 14 72 W 23 35
Possible shower
14 28 50% < 1mm Nil E 8 72 ENE 19 30
Mostly sunny
9 18 50% < 1mm Nil E 14 82 WSW 22 46
Mostly sunny
18 37 40% < 1mm Nil N 8 38 WNW 20 15
Sunny
18 34 5% < 1mm Nil E 15 54 SW 23 22
Sunny
15 29 5% < 1mm Nil SSW 22 49 SSW 26 22
Sunny
14 29 5% < 1mm Nil SE 11 57 WSW 24 20
Mostly sunny
23 38 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 18 31 SSW 21 13
Mostly sunny
15 28 5% < 1mm Nil S 31 50 S 27 22
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