Fairfax Media Network

New South Wales/ACT Weather

NSW/ACT
Mon 11:06 EST
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Monday Cool morning, mainly ranges and coast. Cloud covering most of the state, but warm.

  • Tuesday Rain developing in the west and south. Warm in the north, cooler in the south.

  • Wednesday Rain contracting to the north of the state. Cooler change spreading to coast.

  • Thursday Showers from northwest stretching to central east. Mostly cloudy throughout.

  • Friday Rain, heaviest in the north and west. Warm in the north and east. Strong winds.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 26/08 Sat 27/08 Sun 28/08

22.3°C

Bourke Ap
Hottest

21.2°C

Murwillumbah

20.7°C

Murwillumbah

23.1°C

Grafton

27.0°C

Tibooburra Ap

1.8°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-8.0°C

Perisher Valley

-24.0°C

Murrurundi

-6.0°C

Thredbo Top Station

-24.0°C

Murrurundi

S 33km/h

Windy Point
Windiest

59km/h

Wattamolla

68km/h

Thredbo Top Station

59km/h

Windy Point
-
no rain last hr Wettest

35.4mm

Wyee

15.4mm

Mandurama

0.2mm

Armidale Ap

0.8mm

Yass
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 %
Showers increasing
9 19 90% 5-10mm Nil N 23 91 N 24 66
Showers
5 17 90% 20-40mm Slight - - - -
Possible shower
11 19 90% 10-20mm Nil NE 17 91 N 19 78
Possible shower
8 16 90% 5-10mm Nil SSE 21 90 S 28 73
Showers
1 7 90% 20-40mm High SE 12 92 ESE 14 97
Showers
5 14 90% 20-40mm Slight SSE 6 95 SE 15 81
Late shower
14 25 50% 1-5mm Nil N 21 74 NNE 21 71
Showers
11 17 90% 20-40mm Nil NE 17 98 NNE 19 83
Showers
8 16 90% 20-40mm Nil SSE 13 100 SSE 17 84
Possible shower
13 25 90% 5-10mm Nil N 14 94 NNE 24 65
Showers
15 20 80% 5-10mm Nil N 14 87 NE 12 72
Showers
8 12 90% 20-40mm Nil NNE 15 98 NNE 19 96
Showers
15 20 90% 10-20mm Nil NNW 10 88 ENE 16 82
Possible shower
11 20 90% 10-20mm Nil N 20 83 N 19 64
Showers
7 16 90% 20-40mm Nil SSE 10 90 SE 11 77
Showers
14 18 90% 10-20mm Nil WSW 6 79 SE 14 90
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Wet end to winter in South Australia

12:38 EST

The final rainband of the season is sweeping across South Australia today, but the heaviest rain is going to fall where it shouldn't.

Farmer confidence dips to three-year low in Tasmania after dairy price cuts, floods

12:24 EST

Farmer confidence in Tasmania has dropped to a three-year low off the back of major flooding in the state's north and retrospective cuts to milk prices.

Bureau of Meteorology staff begin strike as 'last resort' over failed pay talks

12:17 EST

Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) staff from across the country have begun a fortnight of industrial action following failed negotiations over pay and conditions.