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New South Wales/ACT Weather

NSW/ACT
Sun 20:49 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

22.4°C

Tocal
Hottest

22.8°C

Mt Seaview

23.8°C

Tibooburra Ap

27.6°C

Tibooburra Ap

29.0°C

Port Macquarie Ap

-3.9°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-3.8°C

Thredbo Top Station

-3.2°C

Thredbo Top Station

-1.7°C

Thredbo Top Station

-5.3°C

Thredbo Top Station

NW 64km/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
(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
8 17 30% < 1mm Nil WSW 18 69 SW 19 43
Mostly sunny
6 19 20% < 1mm Nil WNW 10 71 SSE 14 46
Possible shower
5 19 50% < 1mm Slight SW 16 67 S 21 54
Possible shower
9 17 60% < 1mm Nil W 18 61 SSW 21 45
Mostly sunny
9 15 40% < 1mm Nil SSW 13 61 S 15 54
Frost then sunny
1 16 10% < 1mm High WSW 12 68 SSE 9 45
Frost then sunny
-4 14 20% < 1mm Severe SSW 14 82 S 16 42
Frost then sunny
-3 10 5% < 1mm Severe SSW 12 91 SW 15 60
Frost then sunny
-3 13 5% < 1mm Severe W 5 87 SE 11 47
Mostly sunny
-4 3 20% < 1mm Severe ESE 10 95 SW 9 79
Frost then sunny
-1 17 5% < 1mm Severe SW 5 73 WSW 12 35
Frost then sunny
0 15 5% < 1mm High SSW 11 94 SSW 16 47
Cloudy
3 13 10% < 1mm Moderate SSW 7 99 SSW 12 58
Frost then sunny
1 12 10% < 1mm High SSW 4 96 WSW 11 55
Mostly sunny
2 17 5% < 1mm Moderate S 10 81 S 11 39
Mostly sunny
5 15 10% < 1mm Slight SSE 7 70 SE 13 38
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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.