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Thu 11:12 EDT
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Thursday NW winds turning NE later along the coast. Very hot over much of the state.

  • Friday Scattered showers and storms, mainly west. Hot in the north, warm elsewhere.

  • Saturday Sunny and dry in the south. Very hot in the N. Showers and storms in the northeast.

  • Sunday Very hot in the west grading to mild in the east. Showers in the eastern half of the state.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 11/12 Tue 12/12 Wed 13/12

38.9°C

White Cliffs Ap
Hottest

38.0°C

Tibooburra Ap

41.0°C

Tibooburra Ap

45.0°C

Smithville

45.0°C

Smithville

15.1°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

5.3°C

Perisher Valley

5.0°C

Thredbo Top Station

9.0°C

Thredbo Village

0.5°C

Thredbo Top Station

NNW 53km/h

Thredbo Top Station
Windiest

50km/h

Thredbo Top Station

59km/h

Thredbo Top Station

83km/h

Thredbo Top Station
-
no rain last hr Wettest

2.5mm

Batemans Bay

1.0mm

Braidwood

0.2mm

Bathurst Ap

0.2mm

Bathurst Ap
New South Wales/ACT's Records for December
Max Min Rain
Highest 48.9°C at
Bourke in 1888
Lowest 0.1°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 2006
Highest 34.5°C at
Lake Cargelligo Ap in 2013
Lowest -9.6°C at
Cooma Ap in 1990
Highest 352.2mm at
Tyalgum in 1991

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
24 34 60% 1-5mm Nil NNW 17 37 NNW 20 34
Sunny
19 36 60% 1-5mm Nil N 12 64 NNE 21 36
Mostly sunny
21 34 60% 1-5mm Nil N 17 60 NE 20 56
Late thunder
23 37 70% 1-5mm Nil NNW 19 41 N 25 33
Possible shower
22 30 60% 1-5mm Nil NNW 15 56 NNW 16 59
Possible shower
18 32 80% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
17 34 70% 1-5mm Nil NNW 24 53 NW 23 33
Possible shower
21 32 50% 1-5mm Nil NW 24 51 WNW 22 38
Possible shower
20 32 30% < 1mm Nil NW 24 47 NW 31 30
Possible shower
18 21 60% 1-5mm Nil NW 24 62 NW 27 56
Mostly sunny
23 41 40% < 1mm Nil N 18 32 NW 23 18
Mostly sunny
28 40 40% < 1mm Nil NNW 26 35 WNW 25 24
Possible shower
23 34 60% 1-5mm Nil WSW 20 38 W 22 22
Possible shower
24 33 60% 1-5mm Nil W 19 44 WNW 25 27
Mostly sunny
30 42 50% < 1mm Nil NW 21 24 W 21 20
Mostly sunny
19 33 40% < 1mm Nil SSW 26 49 WSW 24 21
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