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NSW/ACT
Thu 08:29 EDT
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Thursday Rain in north and east, heaviest in northeast. Cool southerlies, strongest in northeast and coast.

  • Friday Rain in north and east contracting to northeast. Strong southerly winds easing later. Dry in west.

  • Saturday Cool in south & east. Light showers on coast. Dry inland. Southerly winds freshening.

  • Sunday Windy with showers on coast/ranges, mainly north. Generally dry, cool and breezy in the west.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 27/03 Tue 28/03 Wed 29/03

27.7°C

Sydney Ap
Hottest

44.0°C

Wilcannia Ap

40.2°C

Bourke Ap

39.0°C

Bourke Ap

44.0°C

Wilcannia Ap

6.3°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

6.1°C

Bombala

1.0°C

Thredbo Village
 

-0.7°C

Perisher Valley

NE 51km/h

Cape Byron
Windiest

101km/h

Wagga Wagga Ap

59km/h

Thredbo Top Station

90km/h

Thredbo Top Station
-
no rain last hr Wettest

24.6mm

Thredbo Top Station

14.8mm

Niangala
 

273.3mm

Dorrigo
New South Wales/ACT's Records for March
Max Min Rain
Highest 46.7°C at
Bourke in 1889
Lowest -0.6°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1970
Highest 30.6°C at
Lake Cargelligo Ap in 1991
Lowest -7.2°C at
Kiandra Chalet in 1964
Highest 434.0mm at
Broadwater Sugar Mill in 1974

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
17 21 80% 1-5mm Nil SSE 22 67 SSE 27 64
Showers
15 23 80% 1-5mm Nil S 16 76 SSE 20 67
Showers
16 23 90% 5-10mm Nil S 20 77 S 20 74
Showers
17 21 80% 1-5mm Nil SSE 18 73 SSE 23 67
Showers
15 20 90% 1-5mm Nil S 19 76 SSE 21 74
Possible shower
11 21 70% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
8 18 50% < 1mm Nil SE 21 94 SE 22 81
Late shower
7 19 50% < 1mm Nil ESE 22 74 ESE 22 55
Possible shower
8 21 60% < 1mm Nil SE 13 71 ESE 20 55
Possible shower
4 12 60% 1-5mm Slight SE 17 77 SE 14 64
Possible shower
9 25 10% < 1mm Nil SE 16 59 SE 20 44
Mostly sunny
12 25 60% < 1mm Nil ESE 23 68 ESE 23 41
Mostly sunny
12 25 60% < 1mm Nil E 21 59 ESE 18 32
Mostly sunny
11 25 50% < 1mm Nil E 15 55 ESE 15 30
Mostly sunny
15 28 40% < 1mm Nil ESE 20 52 ESE 17 29
Mostly sunny
12 27 5% < 1mm Nil E 18 40 SE 21 25
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08:29 EDT

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Cyclone Debbie: Heavy rain hampers recovery efforts, many still without power

08:25 EDT

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