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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Thursday Dry statewide with mostly sunny conditions. Strong winds developing in the south and west.

  • Friday Chilly morning in northeast. Mostly sunny in north. Showers in south. Light snow on Alps Dry elsewhere.

  • Saturday Potentially damaging NW winds in the south & west. Very warm throughout.

  • Sunday Rain increasing from the southwest. Very warm in the north, cool in the south.

  • Monday Rain and possible storms over central and north. Dry, sunny and cool in the south.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 24/07 Tue 25/07 Wed 26/07

26.4°C

Smithville
Hottest

25.4°C

Mungindi

27.1°C

Wanaaring

28.0°C

Mungindi

28.0°C

Mungindi

-2.1°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-7.5°C

Glen Innes Ap

-5.7°C

Glen Innes Ap

-9.0°C

Perisher Valley

-12.1°C

Perisher Valley

NW 44km/h

Thredbo Top Station
Windiest

81km/h

Thredbo Top Station

111km/h

Thredbo Top Station

90km/h

High Range
-
no rain last hr Wettest

6.6mm

Perisher Valley

19.6mm

Perisher Valley

10.0mm

Perisher Valley

10.2mm

Perisher Valley
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 %
Clearing shower
10 18 20% < 1mm Nil SW 20 67 SSW 22 39
Mostly sunny
10 24 30% < 1mm Nil WSW 10 80 S 14 42
Sunny
8 22 30% < 1mm Nil WSW 16 63 SSW 14 56
Possible shower
10 18 40% < 1mm Nil W 20 74 SW 20 42
Clearing shower
10 18 30% < 1mm Nil SW 20 58 SSW 19 45
Frost then sunny
-1 16 30% < 1mm Severe - - - -
Clearing shower
1 15 10% < 1mm High W 16 94 WSW 20 47
Frost then sunny
0 11 10% < 1mm High SSW 14 84 SW 20 49
Frost then sunny
-2 14 20% < 1mm Severe WSW 8 88 SW 17 42
Snowfalls clearing
-2 5 20% < 1mm Severe SW 12 83 - -
Clearing shower
4 17 10% < 1mm Slight WSW 8 85 WSW 13 37
Sunny
2 18 20% < 1mm Moderate SW 10 85 SSW 16 34
Frost then sunny
0 16 20% < 1mm High SSW 4 95 SSW 14 42
Mostly sunny
2 15 10% < 1mm Moderate SW 6 90 WSW 12 49
Sunny
5 21 10% < 1mm Slight SSE 10 64 SSE 11 28
Mostly sunny
3 17 50% < 1mm Moderate ESE 8 64 ESE 11 36
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Weather News

Adelaide thunderstorm: Man in hospital after lightning strike

15:11 EST

A man has been rushed to hospital in Adelaide after lightning hit metal road plates he was close to, during a thunderstorm that rolled across Adelaide just before lunchtime.

Strong front to lash southern WA tonight

15:04 EST

A strong cold front crossing the southwest corner of Western Australia tonight could cause damaging, possibly destructive, wind gusts in some areas.

Snow keeps getting deeper in July

11:09 EST

The snow depth in Australia's alps has increased during the past four consecutive weeks as July continues to make up for a sluggish start to the season.