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NSW/ACT
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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Wednesday Rain and thundery showers developing in the west. Strong northerlies across the east.

  • Thursday Rain, showers and thunderstorms across the east. Showers clearing in the west.

  • Friday Cool and breezy in the east. A few light showers. Mostly sunny elsewhere and cool to mild.

  • Saturday The odd coastal shower for the central & northern. Mostly sunny and dry elsewhere.

  • Sunday Cool in the south. Isolated showers in the east. Fog and frost over inland then generally sunny.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 30/08 Mon 31/08 Tue 01/09

21.0°C

Bourke Ap
Hottest

23.0°C

Casino Ap

23.5°C

Casino Ap

24.5°C

Casino Ap

27.2°C

Bourke Ap

0.8°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-8.0°C

Perisher Valley

-8.0°C

Thredbo Village

-5.2°C

Perisher Valley

-8.0°C

Thredbo Village

N 37km/h

Montague Is
Windiest

61km/h

Green Cape

62km/h

Lord Howe Is Ap

68km/h

Windy Point
-
no rain last hr Wettest

10.8mm

Lord Howe Is Ap

45.4mm

Norah Head

3.8mm

Rockley

11.4mm

Hay Ap
New South Wales/ACT's Records for September
Max Min Rain
Highest 39.6°C at
Wanaaring in 2004
Lowest -6.0°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1995
Highest 25.8°C at
Bourke Ap in 2003
Lowest -16.7°C at
Charlotte Pass in 1970
Highest 362.4mm at
Narooma in 1992

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
10 21 60% 1-5mm Nil WNW 17 54 SE 23 37
Possible shower
10 23 50% 1-5mm Nil NW 10 71 SE 16 41
Possible shower
10 22 20% < 1mm Nil SSW 16 53 SE 17 48
Mostly sunny
10 20 60% < 1mm Nil WNW 19 54 S 20 38
Possible shower
11 19 30% < 1mm Nil WSW 16 48 ESE 21 49
Possible shower
4 19 50% < 1mm Slight W 16 58 ENE 15 48
Frost then sunny
0 17 20% < 1mm High SW 20 77 WSW 21 32
Mostly sunny
2 11 30% < 1mm Moderate SW 20 88 SW 21 69
Mostly sunny
2 16 30% < 1mm Moderate NW 10 74 WNW 20 43
Possible shower
1 6 60% < 1mm High NW 13 88 WSW 18 77
Sunny
2 19 5% < 1mm Moderate SW 8 67 WSW 16 32
Mostly sunny
3 18 5% < 1mm Moderate SSW 15 82 SW 25 48
Mostly sunny
6 16 40% < 1mm Nil SSW 12 90 WSW 19 60
Possible shower
6 15 40% < 1mm Nil SW 11 83 WSW 20 59
Sunny
5 23 5% < 1mm Slight S 16 64 SW 19 27
Mostly sunny
6 18 5% < 1mm Nil S 17 73 ESE 18 41
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