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NSW/ACT
Wed 05:12 EST
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Wednesday Very cool in the south, mild in the north. Southwesterly flow, strongest along the coast.

  • Thursday Light isolated showers in the southwest and coast. Southerly flow along coast, light/variable inland.

  • Friday Showers in the south and along the coast. Cool to mild throughout.

  • Saturday Showers, heaviest along the coast. Mostly dry west of the ranges. Mild throughout.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 31/08 Mon 01/09 Tue 02/09

15.4°C

Lord Howe Is Ap
Hottest

27.9°C

Pooncarie

27.9°C

White Cliffs Ap

28.0°C

Casino Ap

28.0°C

Casino Ap

-6.0°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-3.0°C

Cooma

-4.0°C

Thredbo Top Station
 

-4.0°C

Thredbo Top Station

N 64km/h

Green Cape
Windiest

79km/h

Thredbo Top Station

116km/h

Thredbo Top Station

114km/h

Wattamolla
-

0.4mm last hr

Norah Head
Wettest

32.8mm

Lawrence

63.0mm

Montague Is
 

63.0mm

Montague Is
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 23 50% 1-5mm Nil N 15 75 NNE 27 46
Possible shower
12 23 50% 1-5mm Nil NNW 6 75 ENE 13 51
Mostly sunny
11 23 40% 1-5mm Nil NNW 11 70 ESE 21 49
Possible shower
10 21 40% 1-5mm Nil NW 13 69 NE 22 50
Possible shower
12 21 60% 1-5mm Nil N 16 65 NNE 27 59
Possible shower
6 22 60% 1-5mm Nil N 14 68 N 14 54
Mostly sunny
2 20 30% < 1mm Moderate NE 14 72 NW 14 36
Possible shower
3 16 80% 5-10mm Moderate N 22 74 NNW 22 54
Possible shower
2 18 70% 1-5mm Moderate NNE 12 75 NW 24 48
Showers
4 9 95% 10-20mm Slight NNW 22 65 NW 22 65
Mostly sunny
6 24 50% < 1mm Nil N 8 55 NW 14 27
Possible shower
7 23 80% 1-5mm Nil E 20 69 N 20 35
Possible shower
9 23 70% 5-10mm Nil N 23 54 N 21 34
Showers
7 20 80% 5-10mm Nil ENE 20 65 N 19 44
Mostly sunny
11 28 10% < 1mm Nil NNE 21 43 N 20 19
Possible shower
12 25 40% < 1mm Nil NNW 30 37 NW 33 20
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Weather News

Spring starting damp in WA

18:11 EST

The Southwest Land Division is starting spring as winter ended, wet, helping grain crops recover after a drier-than-normal winter The Southwest Land Division dried out during August then picked up reasonable rain at the end of the month and is about to get spring off to a wet start, giving grain farmers some hope.

Rains fall across Mallee over weekend but farmers want more

16:36 EST

Broadacre crop growers in the Mallee region of South Australia and Victoria could be able to minimise losses from severe frost if they get more decent rain.

South Australia warned of another severe bushfire season

15:08 EST

The latest bushfire outlook has warned of a heightened risk of fires across South Australia this summer.