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New South Wales/ACT Weather

NSW/ACT
Sun 16:05 EST
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Sunday Cloudier. Windier. Warmer ahead of colder change. Showers in south & central. Snow to 1300m in south.

  • Monday Strong, cold winds easing. Sunny north & coast. Light showers southern inland. Light snow to 800m.

  • Tuesday Cold morning with frost. Mostly sunny. Chance light showers on coast & far south ranges.

  • Wednesday Frosty morning. Cold wind increasing. Showers south & central. Snow to 800m in south.

  • Thursday Cold wind easing. Light showers southern inland. Light snow to 1000m on Alps Mostly sunny elsewhere.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 30/07 Fri 31/07 Sat 01/08

25.5°C

Taree Ap
Hottest

22.8°C

Mt Seaview

23.8°C

Tibooburra Ap

27.6°C

Tibooburra Ap

29.0°C

Port Macquarie Ap

-4.3°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-3.8°C

Thredbo Top Station

-3.2°C

Thredbo Top Station

-1.7°C

Thredbo Top Station

-4.3°C

Thredbo Top Station

NNW 74km/h

Thredbo Top Station
Windiest

111km/h

Thredbo Top Station

116km/h

Thredbo Top Station

107km/h

Thredbo Top Station
-
no rain last hr Wettest

4.2mm

Perisher Valley

4.8mm

Lord Howe Island

55.2mm

Cabramurra

55.0mm

Cabramurra
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
-4 12 5% < 1mm Severe WSW 17 86 WSW 20 45
Mostly sunny
3 16 5% < 1mm Moderate SW 17 70 SW 17 48
Mostly sunny
4 16 5% < 1mm Slight SSW 11 72 SSW 13 39
Mostly sunny
6 14 5% < 1mm Nil S 9 72 SSW 13 44
Mostly cloudy
-2 4 30% < 1mm Severe W 13 92 W 13 78
Frost then sunny
-3 13 5% < 1mm Severe NW 10 92 WNW 15 47
Mostly sunny
5 19 30% < 1mm Slight SW 18 55 SSW 20 44
Mostly sunny
2 14 20% < 1mm Moderate SW 14 92 SSW 19 52
Mostly sunny
2 14 20% < 1mm Moderate WSW 10 100 SW 16 55
Sunny
5 18 20% < 1mm Slight NW 10 67 SSE 12 40
Mostly sunny
7 17 60% < 1mm Nil WNW 21 60 SSW 22 40
Possible shower
-1 9 20% < 1mm Severe WSW 16 90 SW 20 71
Mostly sunny
7 18 30% < 1mm Nil W 21 66 SW 23 38
Frost then sunny
-1 15 10% < 1mm Severe WSW 7 81 SW 15 40
Possible shower
2 13 20% < 1mm Moderate WSW 8 99 WSW 16 57
Mostly sunny
9 16 20% < 1mm Nil SW 17 56 S 18 46
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Weather News

I thought it was supposed to be winter?

16:29 EST

Spring-like temperatures are bathing central and northern parts of New South Wales today, with some places experiencing record temperatures for this time of the year.

Rain and thunderstorms saturate southern NSW

12:27 EST

Areas of rain rolled across southern New South Wales yesterday and into early this morning, bringing some of the best August rainfall in several years for some places.

Tsunamis in Australia?

15:37 EST

With another earthquake of 5.7 magnitude being recorded today near off the southern Queensland coast, meteorologists and oceanographers are keeping a wary eye on the potential for tsunamis.