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New South Wales/ACT Weather

NSW/ACT
Thu 22:00 EDT
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Friday Scattered showers and storms, mainly west. Hot in the north, warm elsewhere.

  • Saturday Sunny and dry in the south. Very hot in the N. Showers and storms in the northeast.

  • Sunday Very hot in the west grading to mild in the east. Showers in the eastern half of the state.

  • Monday Very hot in the west and hot in the east. A few coastal showers, mostly clear in the west.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 12/12 Wed 13/12 Thu 14/12

31.3°C

Bourke Ap
Hottest

41.0°C

Smithville

45.0°C

Smithville

43.0°C

Tibooburra Ap

45.0°C

Smithville

10.8°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

5.0°C

Thredbo Top Station

9.0°C

Thredbo Village
 

0.5°C

Thredbo Top Station

S 50km/h

Wattamolla
Windiest

59km/h

Thredbo Top Station

83km/h

Thredbo Top Station

79km/h

Nerriga
-

0.2mm last hr

Waiko
Wettest

1.0mm

Braidwood

0.2mm

Bathurst Ap
 

99.7mm

Booligal
New South Wales/ACT's Records for December
Max Min Rain
Highest 48.9°C at
Bourke in 1888
Lowest 0.1°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 2006
Highest 34.5°C at
Lake Cargelligo Ap in 2013
Lowest -9.6°C at
Cooma Ap in 1990
Highest 352.2mm at
Tyalgum in 1991

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 %
Mostly sunny
14 32 50% < 1mm Nil NW 19 57 WNW 14 35
Possible shower
18 34 50% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
29 45 30% 1-5mm Nil N 34 18 N 27 8
Possible shower
28 39 80% 1-5mm Nil NW 30 27 NW 38 19
Possible shower
18 26 50% 1-5mm Nil N 24 53 NNW 28 46
Possible shower
19 36 70% 1-5mm Nil NNW 15 52 NW 30 22
Mostly sunny
19 31 10% < 1mm Nil NNE 18 67 NE 24 59
Mostly sunny
25 41 60% 1-5mm Nil N 31 29 NNW 32 14
Possible shower
29 43 60% 1-5mm Nil N 34 18 NW 36 11
Mostly sunny
16 33 5% < 1mm Nil N 9 69 NE 19 41
Mostly sunny
20 38 20% < 1mm Nil N 12 60 NE 24 38
Mostly sunny
19 34 70% 5-10mm Nil N 26 46 NNW 26 24
Possible shower
21 33 20% < 1mm Nil NNE 13 58 NE 26 43
Mostly sunny
20 38 20% < 1mm Nil N 14 36 NW 17 19
Late shower
27 41 80% 1-5mm Nil NNE 26 32 NW 33 15
Late shower
20 30 40% 1-5mm Nil NNE 15 76 NE 23 57
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