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NSW/ACT
Wed 17:44 EDT
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Wednesday SE sea breeze along the north coast. Isolated showers and storms in the far SE corner.

  • Thursday Possible showers in the east. Hot to very hot and dry in the west.

  • Friday Showers and storms in the east, mainly ranges. Hot and generally dry in the west.

  • Saturday Hot throughout. Generally sunny. Afternoon seabreezes on the coast. Dry inland.

  • Sunday Mostly dry day. Hot in the far N, cooler in S. Mostly sunny. Southerly winds moving through the S.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 07/02 Mon 08/02 Tue 09/02

40.2°C

Wilcannia Ap
Hottest

38.8°C

Wilcannia Ap

40.0°C

Pooncarie

40.1°C

Menindee

40.2°C

Wilcannia Ap

16.0°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

5.0°C

Thredbo Village

5.6°C

Bombala

7.0°C

Woolbrook

1.1°C

Perisher Valley

NE 42km/h

Bellambi Pt
Windiest

53km/h

Evans Head

90km/h

Windy Point

87km/h

Windy Point
-
no rain last hr Wettest

5.4mm

Cape Byron

9.0mm

Crawford

6.6mm

Lord Howe Is Ap

7.0mm

Lord Howe Is Ap
New South Wales/ACT's Records for February
Max Min Rain
Highest 48.5°C at
Ivanhoe in 2004
Lowest 0.3°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 2005
Highest 33.6°C at
Naradhan in 1973
Lowest -7.0°C at
Perisher Valley in 1979
Highest 454.2mm at
Bega Meringo Street in 1919

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 %
Possible shower
18 26 70% 1-5mm Nil SW 25 57 - -
Possible shower
19 30 90% 1-5mm Nil WSW 14 78 - -
Possible shower
19 27 90% 1-5mm Nil SSW 17 71 - -
Possible shower
19 24 80% 1-5mm Nil SW 22 65 - -
Clearing shower
16 23 70% 1-5mm Nil SW 24 66 - -
Mostly sunny
11 24 70% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
11 26 60% < 1mm Nil WSW 23 80 - -
Mostly sunny
8 21 10% < 1mm Nil SW 18 70 - -
Mostly sunny
8 24 10% < 1mm Nil SW 12 65 - -
Sunny
3 15 10% < 1mm Moderate SSW 15 76 - -
Mostly sunny
15 32 10% < 1mm Nil SW 16 46 - -
Mostly sunny
14 28 5% < 1mm Nil SSW 24 57 - -
Sunny
11 25 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 21 59 - -
Sunny
10 25 5% < 1mm Nil SSW 15 59 - -
Sunny
18 30 10% < 1mm Nil S 22 45 - -
Sunny
13 23 5% < 1mm Nil S 28 58 - -
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Perth weather: Temperature hits 40C for fourth day, equalling record from 1933

15:57 EDT

Perth has recorded its fourth consecutive day of temperatures above 40 degrees Celsius, equalling a record that has stood for more than 80 years, as a heatwave continues to grip the city.

Hobart set to cool after a warm start to February

14:50 EDT

The first ten days of February have set a new record for Hobart with each day breaking the 21 degree mark, although a series of fronts on the forecast will bring a cooler change.