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NSW/ACT
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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Friday Cold morning in north. Mostly sunny north & east. Cool in south. Light showers southern slopes.

  • Saturday Cold morning then mostly sunny. Cold in south. Light showers in south Early snow to 1000m on Alps.

  • Sunday Cloudier. Windier. Warmer ahead of colder change. Showers in west, south & central. Snow to 1000m.

  • Monday Cold southwesterlies. Sunny in the west. A few showers in far south and on C/N tablelands.

  • Tuesday Mostly sunny and dry throughout. Light winds. Cold frosty morning inland.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 28/07 Wed 29/07 Thu 30/07

22.8°C

Tibooburra Ap
Hottest

18.8°C

Grafton

20.0°C

Grafton

22.8°C

Mt Seaview

25.0°C

Murwillumbah

-0.2°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-7.8°C

Perisher Valley

-4.8°C

Thredbo Top Station

-3.8°C

Thredbo Top Station

-11.0°C

Thredbo Village

NW 48km/h

Thredbo Top Station
Windiest

66km/h

Green Cape

79km/h

Thredbo Top Station

111km/h

Thredbo Top Station
-
no rain last hr Wettest

1.0mm

Nashua

8.8mm

Lord Howe Is Ap

4.2mm

Perisher Valley

110.6mm

Pt Perpendicular
New South Wales/ACT's Records for July
Max Min Rain
Highest 36.4°C at
Broken Hill Ap in 1990
Lowest -6.9°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1978
Highest 20.6°C at
Lord Howe Island in 1942
Lowest -19.6°C at
Charlotte Pass in 2010
Highest 274.4mm at
Springwood in 1988

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 %
Sunny
8 17 5% < 1mm Nil W 27 63 WSW 28 34
Sunny
5 19 5% < 1mm Slight NW 12 66 W 15 36
Mostly sunny
3 19 5% < 1mm Moderate WSW 16 59 W 17 38
Mostly sunny
8 17 20% < 1mm Nil WNW 30 56 WSW 30 35
Sunny
9 15 5% < 1mm Nil WSW 25 52 WSW 23 44
Mostly sunny
3 15 10% < 1mm Moderate SW 20 59 WSW 21 45
Frost then sunny
-3 11 40% < 1mm Severe WSW 26 87 WSW 29 49
Possible shower
0 7 60% < 1mm High WSW 26 96 WSW 28 74
Frost then sunny
-1 11 30% < 1mm Severe NW 19 90 WSW 26 51
Snow
-1 1 50% 1-5mm Severe W 22 94 WSW 19 88
Possible shower
1 13 20% < 1mm High WSW 14 83 WSW 22 44
Possible shower
3 13 10% < 1mm Moderate SW 22 92 WSW 26 53
Mostly sunny
4 12 10% < 1mm Slight WSW 21 97 WSW 22 63
Possible shower
3 11 40% < 1mm Moderate WSW 22 99 WSW 24 58
Sunny
5 16 5% < 1mm Slight SW 15 75 SW 20 42
Mostly sunny
6 14 10% < 1mm Nil SW 15 76 SSW 21 45
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