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New South Wales/ACT Weather

NSW/ACT
Tue 04:10 EST
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Tuesday Cold morning with frost. Mostly sunny. Chance light showers on coast & far south ranges.

  • Wednesday Frosty morning. Cold wind increasing. Showers south & central. Snow to 800m in south.

  • Thursday Cold wind easing. Light showers southern inland. Light snow to 1000m on Alps Mostly sunny elsewhere.

  • Friday Cold morning with frost. Cool, mostly sunny day. Cloud increasing in the southwest.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 01/08 Sun 02/08 Mon 03/08

17.3°C

Ballina Ap
Hottest

27.6°C

Tibooburra Ap

28.7°C

Port Macquarie Ap

29.0°C

Murwillumbah

29.0°C

Murwillumbah

-12.3°C

Perisher Valley
Coldest

-1.7°C

Thredbo Top Station

-5.3°C

Thredbo Top Station
 

-5.3°C

Thredbo Top Station

SSE 40km/h

Evans Head
Windiest

107km/h

Thredbo Top Station

101km/h

Thredbo Top Station

105km/h

Thredbo Top Station
-
no rain last hr Wettest

55.2mm

Cabramurra

32.6mm

Perisher Valley
 

55.2mm

Cabramurra
New South Wales/ACT's Records for August
Max Min Rain
Highest 37.8°C at
Mungindi in 2009
Lowest -6.4°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1974
Highest 23.3°C at
Lismore in 2009
Lowest -20.6°C at
Charlotte Pass in 1968
Highest 327.6mm at
Sydney in 1986

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 %
Mostly sunny
8 21 20% < 1mm Nil NW 17 64 W 23 31
Sunny
7 22 5% < 1mm Nil NNW 9 71 NW 12 38
Sunny
6 23 10% < 1mm Nil NW 13 59 ENE 15 36
Mostly sunny
8 21 30% < 1mm Nil NW 19 60 WNW 23 30
Possible shower
9 19 40% < 1mm Nil NW 14 56 WNW 18 41
Possible shower
2 17 50% < 1mm Moderate N 8 69 W 8 44
Frost then sunny
0 15 40% < 1mm High WNW 22 73 WNW 27 41
Frost then sunny
0 12 60% 1-5mm High NW 20 77 WNW 24 57
Possible shower
0 13 80% < 1mm High NW 15 90 WNW 23 55
Snow
-2 2 60% 1-5mm Severe WNW 19 100 NW 17 95
Mostly sunny
3 19 30% < 1mm Moderate NW 10 64 WNW 19 32
Mostly sunny
3 18 30% < 1mm Moderate NNW 14 78 WNW 22 43
Mostly sunny
5 16 50% 1-5mm Slight NW 17 88 WNW 22 53
Possible shower
4 14 80% 1-5mm Slight NNW 11 86 WNW 16 55
Sunny
4 22 5% < 1mm Slight WSW 10 61 WNW 17 26
Mostly sunny
6 18 5% < 1mm Nil WSW 18 64 NW 26 31
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