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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Thursday Showers and storms in northern parts. Very Hot inland, mild on the coast.

  • Friday Widespread rain and thunderstorms. Hot in the north, warm elsewhere.

  • Saturday Showers and storms in the far north. Windy in the east. Dry elsewhere.

  • Sunday Chance of the odd storm in the north. Hot inland, warm east of the ranges.

  • Monday . .

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 16/01 Tue 17/01 Wed 18/01

35.7°C

Wilcannia Ap
Hottest

43.2°C

Wanaaring

46.0°C

Wilcannia Ap

45.0°C

Penrith

46.9°C

Wanaaring

10.8°C

Mt Ginini
Coldest

8.7°C

Thredbo Village

10.0°C

Thredbo Village

4.0°C

Thredbo Top Station

-1.9°C

Perisher Valley

SSW 31km/h

Cape Byron
Windiest

70km/h

Thredbo Top Station

111km/h

Parkes Ap

129km/h

Mudgee Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

4.4mm

Gulmarrad

12.0mm

Hillview

28.0mm

Woolbrook

28.0mm

Woolbrook
New South Wales/ACT's Records for January
Max Min Rain
Highest 49.7°C at
Bourke in 1878
Lowest 1.3°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 2012
Highest 34.4°C at
Gunnedah in 1905
Lowest -7.7°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1975
Highest 436.0mm at
Bellingen PO in 1997

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 %
Showers
22 25 80% < 1mm Nil S 26 67 S 34 64
Showers
20 32 90% 5-10mm Nil N 4 67 SE 18 50
Showers
21 29 90% 5-10mm Nil SSW 6 74 S 19 78
Showers
21 23 90% 1-5mm Nil S 25 73 S 30 65
Possible shower
19 23 80% < 1mm Nil S 26 80 S 24 79
Possible shower
13 26 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
16 28 70% 1-5mm Nil S 19 68 SE 22 52
Possible shower
14 25 30% 1-5mm Nil E 17 76 E 16 54
Possible shower
13 28 40% < 1mm Nil ESE 11 73 ESE 23 44
Possible shower
11 21 60% < 1mm Nil SE 12 72 SSW 12 57
Possible shower
20 33 60% < 1mm Nil S 12 48 SSE 19 36
Possible shower
20 33 70% 5-10mm Nil ESE 20 61 ESE 17 46
Late shower
13 32 5% < 1mm Nil S 22 47 S 22 20
Possible shower
15 32 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 9 58 S 13 28
Possible shower
26 40 80% 1-5mm Nil SSE 22 38 S 17 24
Sunny
17 31 30% < 1mm Nil SSE 36 42 SSE 28 22
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Monsoon likely for Darwin and Top End, bringing cooler temperatures, more rain

10:15 EDT

People in Darwin and other parts of the Top End may be about to get relief from recent hot weather, with the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) predicting a monsoon trough will start to effect the area within days.

Severe winds lash Mudgee, causing mass power outage, damage to cars and buildings

08:09 EDT

Residents have described chaotic scenes in the streets of Mudgee as the town was battered by damaging winds today.