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New South Wales/ACT Weather

Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Monday Showers in the north and east, dry west of ranges. Warm in the west, milder further east.

  • Tuesday Increasing showers and wind in the south. Warm in the west, milder further east.

  • Wednesday Showers and storms in the south. Gusty northwesterlies in the West.

  • Thursday Showers and storms along the ranges and coast. Very warm to hot and dry in the west.

  • Friday Light showers along the coast. Dry elsewhere. Hot in the west grading warm east.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 20/10 Sat 21/10 Sun 22/10

24.4°C

Walgett Ap
Hottest

29.6°C

Evans Head

27.0°C

Smithville

27.0°C

Collarenebri

37.2°C

Collarenebri

7.4°C

Mt Ginini
Coldest

-4.8°C

Perisher Valley

-1.0°C

Thredbo Top Station

-3.0°C

Perisher Valley

-5.5°C

Thredbo Top Station

S 27km/h

Wattamolla
Windiest

81km/h

Wattamolla

66km/h

Cape Byron

57km/h

Windy Point
-
no rain last hr Wettest

71.6mm

Mt Seaview

22.0mm

Lord Howe Is Ap

37.0mm

Katoomba

41.0mm

Lostock Dam
New South Wales/ACT's Records for October
Max Min Rain
Highest 43.9°C at
Cobar in 1881
Lowest -5.0°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1972
Highest 30.6°C at
Bourke in 1957
Lowest -12.0°C at
Charlotte Pass in 2006
Highest 525.0mm at
Charlotte Pass in 2011

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 %
Mostly sunny
16 28 40% < 1mm Nil NNE 19 62 NE 30 49
Mostly sunny
14 29 30% < 1mm Nil N 5 79 ENE 19 54
Mostly sunny
15 28 5% < 1mm Nil N 11 72 NE 16 67
Mostly sunny
17 27 20% < 1mm Nil NNE 13 73 ENE 23 52
Mostly sunny
16 27 20% < 1mm Nil N 20 65 NE 25 63
Mostly sunny
10 28 50% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
7 27 10% < 1mm Nil N 14 76 WNW 20 40
Mostly sunny
8 26 40% < 1mm Nil NNE 16 59 NNW 22 32
Mostly sunny
9 28 20% < 1mm Nil NNW 13 60 NW 25 27
Possible shower
10 19 50% 1-5mm Nil NNW 17 53 NW 26 56
Mostly sunny
11 32 20% < 1mm Nil NNE 11 45 NW 17 19
Mostly sunny
12 31 30% < 1mm Nil NE 20 44 NNW 21 22
Possible shower
17 33 40% < 1mm Nil N 22 36 NNW 27 23
Possible shower
13 31 30% < 1mm Nil NE 17 48 N 23 29
Mostly sunny
19 34 30% < 1mm Nil NNE 20 27 NNW 18 19
Mostly sunny
19 32 40% < 1mm Nil W 18 42 WNW 28 21
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