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NSW/ACT
Tue 16:05 EST
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Tuesday Heavy showers/storms in northeast. Cloudy and warm along coast, mild inland.

  • Wednesday Heavy rain/showers in the northeast. Scatteredshowers in southwest, very warm NW.

  • Thursday Showers in the E, possible storm in the N. Generally warm and dry W of ranges.

  • Friday Showers in the E, possible storm in the NE. Mild-to-warm throughout.

  • Saturday A few coastal showers, the odd storm in the NE. Mild along the coast, warm in the west.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 21/04 Sun 22/04 Mon 23/04

29.3°C

Smithville
Hottest

32.3°C

Smithville

32.9°C

Smithville

34.6°C

Lake Victoria

40.5°C

Pooncarie

8.9°C

Marrangaroo
Coldest

1.0°C

Perisher Valley

1.0°C

Thredbo Village

0.1°C

Perisher Valley

-3.0°C

Perisher Valley

N 31km/h

Green Cape
Windiest

77km/h

Cape Byron

59km/h

Windy Point

61km/h

Cape Byron
-
no rain last hr Wettest

46.8mm

Ballina Ap

38.4mm

Evans Head

35.2mm

Lord Howe Is Ap

34.6mm

Evans Head
New South Wales/ACT's Records for April
Max Min Rain
Highest 41.7°C at
Deniliquin in 1875
Lowest -5.6°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1978
Highest 26.2°C at
White Cliffs in 2005
Lowest -13.0°C at
Charlotte Pass in 2009
Highest 404.6mm at
Coffs Harbour in 1963

New South Wales/ACT Weather Forecasts

Station
(group 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
5 18 40% < 1mm Slight SE 19 88 SE 22 58
Mostly sunny
9 21 20% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
13 28 20% < 1mm Nil ESE 20 50 ESE 15 27
Mostly sunny
11 26 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 17 45 SE 18 25
Mostly sunny
5 14 10% < 1mm Slight ESE 10 66 S 12 52
Mostly sunny
5 21 20% < 1mm Slight SSE 8 70 ESE 16 39
Showers
15 22 90% 5-10mm Nil SW 19 77 S 18 76
Mostly sunny
10 24 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 22 64 ESE 18 34
Mostly sunny
11 25 20% < 1mm Nil E 13 51 SE 15 27
Showers
13 22 90% 1-5mm Nil SSW 10 83 S 18 69
Showers
16 21 60% 1-5mm Nil SSW 17 82 S 21 62
Mostly sunny
4 19 20% < 1mm Slight ESE 18 71 ESE 17 45
Possible shower
16 22 80% 1-5mm Nil SSW 19 68 S 23 57
Mostly sunny
9 24 5% < 1mm Nil SE 14 59 SSE 18 33
Mostly sunny
10 24 20% < 1mm Nil E 14 59 SE 10 30
Possible shower
15 20 70% 1-5mm Nil SSW 20 68 S 22 73
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