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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Thursday Showers/storms in north & far west, some intense. Mild on the coast. Hot in west, very hot far west.

  • Friday Widespread rain/storms, most intense inland. Hot in north, warm elsewhere. Cooler change in sth.

  • Saturday Showers and storms in the north, some intense. Dry elsewhere. Blustery cooler change in east.

  • Sunday Hot in west with the odd storm in northwest. Mild in NE with light showers. Warm, dry elsewhere.

  • Monday Warm in NE, light early showers. Hot elsewhere. Showers and storms in the west.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 16/01 Tue 17/01 Wed 18/01

41.2°C

Wilcannia Ap
Hottest

43.2°C

Wanaaring

46.0°C

Wilcannia Ap

45.1°C

Penrith

46.9°C

Wanaaring

13.8°C

High Range
Coldest

8.7°C

Thredbo Village

10.0°C

Thredbo Village

3.7°C

Perisher Valley

-1.9°C

Perisher Valley

NNE 46km/h

Green Cape
Windiest

70km/h

Thredbo Top Station

111km/h

Parkes Ap

129km/h

Mudgee Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

4.4mm

Gulmarrad

12.0mm

Hillview

29.8mm

Bowning

28.0mm

Woolbrook
New South Wales/ACT's Records for January
Max Min Rain
Highest 49.7°C at
Bourke in 1878
Lowest 1.3°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 2012
Highest 34.4°C at
Gunnedah in 1905
Lowest -7.7°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1975
Highest 436.0mm at
Bellingen PO in 1997

New South Wales/ACT Weather Forecasts

Station
(ungroup 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
22 24 70% < 1mm Nil S 26 67 S 34 64
Late shower
19 33 90% 5-10mm Nil N 4 67 SE 17 49
Late shower
21 30 90% 5-10mm Nil SSW 6 74 S 19 78
Showers easing
22 23 80% 1-5mm Nil S 25 73 S 30 65
Possible shower
19 22 60% < 1mm Nil S 26 80 S 24 79
Possible shower
14 26 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
16 30 80% 1-5mm Nil S 19 67 SE 22 54
Possible shower
16 25 20% 1-5mm Nil E 17 76 E 16 54
Clearing shower
13 25 50% < 1mm Nil ESE 11 73 ESE 23 44
Possible shower
11 20 30% < 1mm Nil SE 12 72 SSW 12 57
Possible shower
21 35 50% < 1mm Nil S 12 48 SSE 20 38
Possible shower
22 32 70% 1-5mm Nil ESE 20 61 ESE 17 46
Sunny
14 31 5% < 1mm Nil S 22 45 S 22 21
Mostly sunny
14 31 5% < 1mm Nil S 9 55 S 13 28
Possible shower
26 41 90% 1-5mm Nil SSE 22 38 S 17 24
Mostly sunny
16 30 20% < 1mm Nil SSE 36 40 SSE 29 21
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13:51 EDT

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