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New South Wales/ACT Weather

Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • 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.

  • Friday Showers/storms in the east mostly dry in the west. Hot in the west, mild in the east.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 24/02 Sat 25/02 Sun 26/02

31.3°C

Tibooburra Ap
Hottest

41.8°C

Bourke Ap

40.3°C

Walgett Ap

38.0°C

Wanaaring

47.9°C

Walgett Ap

10.3°C

Mt Ginini
Coldest

5.1°C

Thredbo Top Station

3.6°C

Thredbo Top Station

-1.0°C

Perisher Valley

-2.7°C

Thredbo Top Station

ENE 35km/h

Tibooburra Ap
Windiest

74km/h

Wattamolla

72km/h

Wattamolla

64km/h

Moree Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

36.8mm

Darkes Forest

105.4mm

Shellharbour

108.0mm

Evans Head

108.0mm

Evans Head
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
(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 %
Showers
21 27 90% 10-20mm Nil SE 22 76 ESE 31 75
Showers
19 30 90% 1-5mm Nil SSW 4 89 ESE 13 67
Showers
20 29 90% 5-10mm Nil W 8 83 E 10 77
Showers
20 25 90% 5-10mm Nil ESE 12 81 ESE 23 66
Showers
21 24 90% 20-40mm Nil SE 17 83 ESE 23 89
Showers
16 25 80% 5-10mm Nil - - - -
Showers
14 25 90% 1-5mm Nil E 16 88 ESE 17 70
Possible shower
12 25 60% 1-5mm Nil ESE 20 78 ESE 20 51
Showers
14 24 90% 10-20mm Nil SE 14 80 SE 25 59
Possible shower
12 15 90% 10-20mm Nil SE 21 78 SE 22 78
Possible shower
17 31 80% 1-5mm Nil E 9 60 SE 14 40
Possible shower
16 33 50% 1-5mm Nil ESE 17 63 ESE 19 36
Possible shower
18 33 50% 1-5mm Nil ESE 19 63 SSE 19 34
Possible shower
17 30 80% 10-20mm Nil ESE 15 64 ESE 20 42
Mostly sunny
21 37 60% < 1mm Nil ESE 17 43 SSE 14 22
Sunny
20 35 10% < 1mm Nil SE 18 45 SSE 20 22
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Weather News

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15:26 EDT

Parts of the New South Wales coast are in for their biggest downpours since last winter, bringing a much needed drink to gardens and parks but also causing some flooding.

Adelaide to welcome autumn with heatwave

13:05 EDT

After a respite from intense summer heat over the last couple of weeks, Adelaide is set to sizzle once again.

Warmer seas give east coast rain a helping hand

15:19 EDT

If you wanted to stay a bit warmer today, a dip in the ocean is probably your best bet, despite the rain.