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New South Wales/ACT Weather

NSW/ACT
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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Thursday Showers easing southern/central coast/ranges. Snow Alps. Dry elsewhere. Cold southerly winds.

  • Friday Cold. Showers on coast/ranges, mainly central. Early frost/fog patches & the odd shower in west.

  • Saturday Early frost/fog patches then increasing sunshine. Early showers central/northern coast/ranges.

  • Sunday Early frost/fog patches then mostly sunny. Mild northerly winds developing in the west.

  • Monday Chilly morning, mainly ranges and coast. Mostly sunny. Mild in the west and soutth.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 22/08 Tue 23/08 Wed 24/08

16.7°C

Lord Howe Is Ap
Hottest

26.1°C

Casino Ap

25.2°C

Casino Ap

19.5°C

Lord Howe Is Ap

27.0°C

Tibooburra Ap

-6.5°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-3.7°C

Thredbo Top Station

-6.8°C

Perisher Valley

-8.3°C

Perisher Valley

-10.4°C

Thredbo Top Station

WSW 40km/h

Green Cape
Windiest

66km/h

Murrurundi Gap

64km/h

Windy Point

79km/h

Wattamolla
-

4.6mm last hr

Pt Perpendicular
Wettest

45.0mm

Bellata

90.6mm

Green Pigeon

85.4mm

Pt Perpendicular

85.4mm

Pt Perpendicular
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
2 20 20% < 1mm Moderate ENE 12 76 ENE 16 47
Mostly sunny
3 22 50% 1-5mm Moderate - - - -
Mostly sunny
8 26 50% 1-5mm Nil NE 20 65 NE 21 40
Possible shower
12 18 90% 5-10mm Nil NNE 19 69 NNE 26 67
Possible shower
1 10 90% 1-5mm High NE 11 72 NNE 16 70
Possible shower
2 18 40% 1-5mm Moderate ENE 5 79 NNE 17 48
Mostly sunny
9 23 20% < 1mm Nil SW 5 68 E 10 64
Mostly sunny
7 22 70% 1-5mm Nil ENE 15 75 NNE 16 53
Late shower
9 20 80% 1-5mm Nil NE 17 79 NE 18 57
Possible shower
7 22 30% < 1mm Nil S 5 87 ESE 17 53
Mostly sunny
11 22 5% < 1mm Nil NE 12 67 E 20 52
Mostly sunny
4 16 50% 1-5mm Slight ENE 15 76 NNE 17 63
Mostly sunny
10 22 30% < 1mm Nil NNW 8 67 ENE 20 58
Mostly sunny
4 23 10% < 1mm Slight ENE 8 68 NNE 7 39
Late shower
7 19 80% 1-5mm Nil ENE 16 75 NE 15 54
Mostly sunny
12 21 30% < 1mm Nil N 6 58 NE 19 64
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Weather News

Snow season high becoming a low point

16:18 EST

The 2016 snow season has reached a new peak depth this week according to measurements taken today.

Late winter soaking causes flooding

16:13 EST

Rain gauges as far north as the Gulf of Carpentaria and south to Ulladulla have received decent rainfall in the last 24 hours, some of which caused dangerous flooding.

NSW weather: Bystanders 'watched helplessly' as 72yo man swept away by floodwaters

12:58 EST

A friend of a man feared drowned in floodwaters near Kyogle has told of "helplessly watching" the 72-year-old as he clung to a tree before being swept downstream.