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New South Wales/ACT Weather

Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Thursday Chilly morning. Mostly sunny. Warmer northerly winds developing.

  • Friday Northerly winds, warm in east, hot in west. The odd shower/storm in northeast and southeast.

  • Saturday Hot, dry, gusty northerly winds. Gusty cooler change, odd shower for west & south.

  • Sunday Hot gusty winds in NE then weak cooler change. Cooler wind easing. Showers about ranges, mainly S.

  • Monday Hot in the north grading mild in the south . Moderate winds in central parts, dry.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 18/09 Tue 19/09 Wed 20/09

24.1°C

Broken Hill Ap
Hottest

31.8°C

Lightning Ridge

33.1°C

Kempsey Ap

26.8°C

Mungindi

35.9°C

Mungindi

3.8°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-3.7°C

Thredbo Top Station

-6.1°C

Glen Innes Ap

-2.6°C

Armidale

-9.5°C

Perisher Valley

NW 68km/h

Thredbo Top Station
Windiest

114km/h

Thredbo Top Station

79km/h

Murrurundi Gap

53km/h

Thredbo Top Station
-
no rain last hr Wettest

14.4mm

Perisher Valley

1.2mm

Perisher Valley

0.2mm

Lord Howe Is Ap

0.2mm

Mt Seaview
New South Wales/ACT's Records for September
Max Min Rain
Highest 39.6°C at
Wanaaring in 2004
Lowest -6.0°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1995
Highest 25.8°C at
Bourke Ap in 2003
Lowest -16.7°C at
Charlotte Pass in 1970
Highest 362.4mm at
Narooma in 1992

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
7 27 20% < 1mm Nil N 22 56 WNW 26 24
Mostly sunny
5 21 50% < 1mm Slight - - - -
Mostly sunny
15 37 50% < 1mm Nil NNE 23 19 NNW 28 11
Late shower
13 30 60% 1-5mm Nil N 29 33 NW 30 25
Late shower
1 12 80% 5-10mm High NNW 14 61 NNW 19 71
Mostly sunny
3 20 70% 5-10mm Moderate NNE 8 68 NNW 22 43
Mostly sunny
11 29 20% < 1mm Nil W 10 57 NNE 16 51
Mostly sunny
9 32 80% 1-5mm Nil NE 18 41 NW 24 23
Late shower
7 27 70% 5-10mm Nil NNE 18 45 N 22 27
Mostly sunny
13 30 30% < 1mm Nil WNW 11 55 ENE 21 32
Mostly sunny
15 23 80% 1-5mm Nil NNE 17 54 ENE 29 41
Mostly sunny
5 24 80% 5-10mm Slight NNE 20 52 NNW 22 40
Mostly sunny
13 23 80% 5-10mm Nil NE 13 54 ENE 29 48
Sunny
10 31 30% < 1mm Nil NNE 11 36 NW 20 14
Late shower
5 22 80% 5-10mm Slight NE 17 67 NNE 21 44
Mostly sunny
14 22 80% 5-10mm Nil NNE 13 53 NE 24 60
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