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NSW/ACT
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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Friday Showers in the south, dry in the north and east. Very windy throughout.

  • Saturday Very windy in the east, camler in the west. Coastal showers, dry west of the ranges.

  • Sunday Evening showers in the southwest. Mild in the north, grading cool in the south.

  • Monday Widespread showers, heaviest in the south. Cold in the south, mild elsewhere. Gusty west.

  • Tuesday Light showers in the south. Warm in the north, grading to cool in the south.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 15/08 Wed 16/08 Thu 17/08

16.3°C

Cape Byron
Hottest

34.0°C

Smithville

33.2°C

Coffs Harbour

32.0°C

Murwillumbah

34.0°C

Smithville

-5.5°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-2.1°C

Thredbo Top Station

-2.9°C

Mudgee Ap

-5.6°C

Thredbo Top Station

-11.0°C

Thredbo Top Station

W 66km/h

Scone Ap
Windiest

120km/h

Thredbo Top Station

103km/h

Windy Point

100km/h

Nowra Ran Air Station
-
no rain last hr Wettest

145.6mm

Perisher Valley

52.0mm

Perisher Valley

40.0mm

Perisher Valley

40.0mm

Perisher Valley
New South Wales/ACT's Records for August
Max Min Rain
Highest 37.8°C at
Mungindi in 2009
Lowest -6.4°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1974
Highest 23.3°C at
Lismore in 2009
Lowest -20.6°C at
Charlotte Pass in 1968
Highest 327.6mm at
Sydney in 1986

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 %
Frost then sunny
-3 18 20% < 1mm Severe WNW 15 67 W 24 30
Possible shower
1 18 30% < 1mm High - - - -
Sunny
6 23 5% < 1mm Nil S 10 50 SW 14 24
Mostly sunny
4 19 5% < 1mm Slight SSW 8 70 SSW 14 41
Snow
-1 4 50% 1-5mm Severe W 16 95 W 19 78
Possible shower
-1 15 20% < 1mm Severe W 11 78 WNW 22 45
Late shower
6 24 70% 1-5mm Nil SW 11 57 SE 10 53
Frost then sunny
0 19 10% < 1mm High SW 11 70 SW 21 34
Possible shower
3 17 30% < 1mm Moderate WSW 7 90 WSW 18 46
Possible shower
6 26 70% < 1mm Nil W 7 69 SSE 12 29
Possible shower
9 21 70% 1-5mm Nil W 21 59 SSW 25 43
Possible shower
0 11 20% < 1mm High SW 18 80 WSW 23 58
Possible shower
9 21 80% 1-5mm Nil WSW 18 53 SSW 24 39
Frost then sunny
-1 21 5% < 1mm Severe WSW 6 64 WSW 15 27
Possible shower
3 15 20% < 1mm Moderate WSW 10 90 WSW 17 58
Possible shower
11 20 70% 1-5mm Nil WSW 15 49 SSW 21 48
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Weather News

BOM issues NSW severe weather warning as Sydney hit by high winds

21:15 EST

Parts of NSW have been buffeted by high winds, with two people injured by flying building cladding, glass left shattered in a CBD high-rise and Sydney Airport forced to cancel flights.

Roofs removed as strongest wind in years lashes eastern NSW

13:30 EST

A wintry blast is bringing the strongest wind gusts in years and low level snow to parts of eastern and southeast Australia today.

Potential for windiest day in years in NSW

08:12 EST

Today will be the windiest day of the year for much of the coast and ranges of New South Wales with potential to be the windiest day in more than two years in parts, including Sydney.