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New South Wales/ACT Weather

NSW/ACT
Wed 06:08 EST
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Wednesday Rain and showers over southeast, snow Alps. Becoming cooler from south with gusty SW winds.

  • Thursday Coastal showers, dry elsewhere. Strong winds in the west.

  • Friday Mostly dry and clear skies. Breezy winds in the interior.

  • Saturday Very strong NW winds in the west. Very warm throughout.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 23/07 Mon 24/07 Tue 25/07

17.8°C

Lord Howe Is Ap
Hottest

24.9°C

Tibooburra Ap

25.0°C

Mungindi

28.0°C

Smithville

28.0°C

Smithville

-4.9°C

Glen Innes Ap
Coldest

-7.1°C

Yass

-7.0°C

Glen Innes Ap
 

-12.1°C

Perisher Valley

WNW 48km/h

Bellambi Pt
Windiest

96km/h

Thredbo Top Station

81km/h

Thredbo Top Station

111km/h

Thredbo Top Station
-
no rain last hr Wettest

9.6mm

Cabramurra

7.0mm

Perisher Valley
 

149.4mm

Kempsey Ap
New South Wales/ACT's Records for July
Max Min Rain
Highest 36.4°C at
Broken Hill Ap in 1990
Lowest -6.9°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1978
Highest 20.6°C at
Lord Howe Island in 1942
Lowest -19.6°C at
Charlotte Pass in 2010
Highest 274.4mm at
Springwood in 1988

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
8 19 40% < 1mm Nil WSW 18 67 SW 21 39
Possible shower
9 23 20% < 1mm Nil WSW 10 75 SSE 14 40
Sunny
8 21 5% < 1mm Nil SW 17 63 S 13 54
Possible shower
9 19 50% < 1mm Nil W 20 77 SSW 19 48
Possible shower
9 19 50% < 1mm Nil SW 17 54 SSW 20 45
Possible shower
-2 17 30% 1-5mm Severe - - - -
Frost then sunny
-1 16 30% < 1mm Severe WSW 10 92 WSW 17 47
Possible shower
-2 13 60% < 1mm Severe SSW 11 83 SW 16 46
Possible shower
-4 15 30% < 1mm Severe SW 7 83 W 15 41
Snow
-2 5 40% < 1mm Severe SSW 9 81 WSW 13 72
Clearing shower
1 19 20% < 1mm High SW 6 86 WSW 10 43
Late shower
1 20 40% < 1mm High S 9 82 SSW 14 31
Possible shower
1 18 40% < 1mm High SW 4 93 WSW 12 39
Possible shower
1 15 40% < 1mm High S 5 88 WSW 10 49
Sunny
6 22 20% < 1mm Nil SE 11 63 SSE 10 26
Mostly sunny
5 19 60% < 1mm Slight ENE 11 61 NNW 18 28
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