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New South Wales/ACT Weather

NSW/ACT
Thu 23:02 EDT
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • 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
Tue 09/02 Wed 10/02 Thu 11/02

29.1°C

Fowlers Gap
Hottest

40.1°C

Menindee

42.0°C

Menindee

41.0°C

Tibooburra Ap

42.0°C

Menindee

6.2°C

Perisher Valley
Coldest

7.0°C

Woolbrook

4.2°C

Perisher Valley
 

1.1°C

Perisher Valley

SE 31km/h

Cape Byron
Windiest

87km/h

Windy Point

64km/h

Thredbo Top Station

61km/h

Tibooburra Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

6.6mm

Lord Howe Is Ap

7.2mm

Kingscliff
 

311.5mm

Pindari Dam
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
(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 %
Possible shower
14 29 60% 1-5mm Nil W 16 72 W 21 35
Possible shower
15 24 40% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
21 35 5% < 1mm Nil S 24 32 S 23 16
Sunny
14 27 5% < 1mm Nil S 32 60 S 32 25
Mostly sunny
9 17 10% < 1mm Nil SW 15 70 WSW 21 40
Late shower
12 26 40% < 1mm Nil ESE 8 65 W 19 28
Possible thunderstorm
20 30 80% 1-5mm Nil SW 6 74 ESE 13 56
Sunny
17 32 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 19 48 SW 23 26
Sunny
15 28 5% < 1mm Nil SSW 27 51 SSW 28 24
Possible shower
18 30 30% < 1mm Nil WNW 3 87 E 15 56
Possible shower
22 26 80% 1-5mm Nil S 18 74 S 26 59
Sunny
12 25 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 16 68 WSW 19 37
Possible shower
21 27 70% 1-5mm Nil S 21 68 SSE 29 49
Possible shower
18 34 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 9 47 WSW 22 23
Sunny
15 28 5% < 1mm Nil SSW 18 53 SW 26 19
Possible shower
20 24 80% 1-5mm Nil S 20 70 SSE 22 64
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