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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Thursday Sunny in the NW. Late shower in the NE. Fog then sunny in the SW. Mostly sunny in the SE.

  • Friday Sunny in the NW. Mostly sunny in the NE. Fog then sunny in the SW. Mostly sunny in the SE.

  • Saturday Sunny in the north. Fog then sunny in the SW. Mostly sunny in the SE.

  • Sunday Sunny in the north. Fog then sunny in the SW. Mostly sunny in the SE.

  • Monday Sunny in NW. Late shower in NE. Fog then sunny in SW. Mostly sunny sth coast.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 18/06 Tue 19/06 Wed 20/06

18.6°C

Lord Howe Is Ap
Hottest

19.5°C

Grafton

20.0°C

Casino Ap

21.0°C

Murwillumbah

27.6°C

Smithville

-4.2°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-4.0°C

Smithville

-9.0°C

Perisher Valley

-6.0°C

Cooma Ap

-9.0°C

Perisher Valley

S 31km/h

Windy Point
Windiest

105km/h

Wattamolla

101km/h

Wattamolla

85km/h

Cape Byron
-
no rain last hr Wettest

47.0mm

Crawford

75.0mm

Norah Head

30.0mm

Forster

30.0mm

Forster
New South Wales/ACT's Records for June
Max Min Rain
Highest 31.9°C at
Broken Hill Ap in 1992
Lowest -6.4°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 2009
Highest 20.2°C at
Lord Howe Is Ap in 2003
Lowest -23.0°C at
Charlotte Pass in 1994
Highest 449.0mm at
Lord Howe Is Ap in 1996

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 %
Late shower
-1 15 90% 1-5mm Severe ESE 19 93 ESE 20 70
Mostly sunny
2 16 5% < 1mm Moderate - - - -
Mostly sunny
4 18 70% 1-5mm Slight SE 12 61 ESE 10 34
Mostly sunny
4 13 30% < 1mm Slight SSE 11 73 SSE 20 44
Possible shower
-4 5 10% < 1mm Severe E 14 82 NNE 10 70
Possible shower
-1 13 30% < 1mm Severe SSE 5 84 ENE 9 51
Showers
9 19 90% 10-20mm Nil SSW 13 78 SSE 11 76
Mostly sunny
3 17 60% 1-5mm Moderate E 17 77 ESE 11 43
Frost then sunny
1 15 30% < 1mm High ESE 6 88 SE 12 51
Showers
5 19 90% 10-20mm Slight SSW 8 95 SE 15 69
Possible shower
7 18 70% 1-5mm Nil WSW 8 88 SSE 15 69
Frost then sunny
0 11 80% 1-5mm High E 15 86 ENE 13 62
Possible shower
8 17 60% 1-5mm Nil WSW 13 72 S 14 57
Frost then sunny
2 18 70% 1-5mm Moderate ESE 10 69 SE 12 38
Mostly sunny
2 15 10% < 1mm Moderate E 8 86 SE 8 55
Possible shower
9 16 60% < 1mm Nil SW 12 65 SSE 16 66
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09:07 EST

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Clear signs of drought in western NSW

21:05 EST

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