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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Sunday Thunderstorms northeast and central, some severe. Hot in the north and west, mild in the east.

  • Monday Showers and storms over the northeast. Mild in the east, very warm in the west.

  • Tuesday Showers along the coast, storms in the northeast. Warm-to-hot west of the ranges, cooler in the east.

  • Wednesday Potentially severe storms in the northeast. Very hot inland, warm east of the ranges.

  • Thursday Showers and storms over the northeast and ranges. Very hot inland, warm and wet east of the ranges.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 23/02 Fri 24/02 Sat 25/02

32.6°C

White Cliffs Ap
Hottest

42.3°C

Wanaaring

41.8°C

Bourke Ap

40.3°C

Walgett Ap

47.9°C

Walgett Ap

5.2°C

Perisher Valley
Coldest

4.0°C

Thredbo Village

5.1°C

Thredbo Top Station

3.6°C

Thredbo Top Station

-2.7°C

Thredbo Top Station

SSE 38km/h

Wattamolla
Windiest

66km/h

Thredbo Top Station

74km/h

Wattamolla

72km/h

Wattamolla
-
no rain last hr Wettest

7.8mm

Mt Boyce

36.8mm

Darkes Forest

105.4mm

Shellharbour

60.0mm

Albion Park
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 %
Showers increasing
13 25 90% 5-10mm Nil ESE 14 87 SSE 18 70
Showers
16 25 90% 20-40mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
22 37 30% < 1mm Nil SE 14 40 SSE 16 22
Sunny
21 36 10% < 1mm Nil SE 18 33 SSE 25 19
Possible shower
12 17 80% 1-5mm Nil SSE 18 71 SE 22 71
Showers
14 26 90% 5-10mm Nil SSE 12 75 SE 26 54
Showers
20 28 90% 10-20mm Nil SSW 5 83 ESE 9 79
Possible shower
16 33 70% 1-5mm Nil ESE 15 64 SE 18 36
Late shower
18 33 50% < 1mm Nil E 15 58 SSE 21 30
Showers
19 29 90% 5-10mm Nil SSW 4 90 ESE 11 74
Showers
20 23 80% 20-40mm Nil SSE 11 80 SE 24 66
Possible shower
13 25 90% 5-10mm Nil ESE 16 76 ESE 19 53
Showers
21 25 90% 20-40mm Nil S 18 76 SE 28 73
Possible shower
16 32 70% 1-5mm Nil ESE 9 60 S 15 40
Possible shower
17 32 70% 1-5mm Nil ESE 12 60 SE 19 31
Showers
20 23 90% 20-40mm Nil SSE 18 83 SSE 22 89
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15:19 EDT

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