Fairfax Media Network

New South Wales/ACT Weather

NSW/ACT
Sun 08:05 EST
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Sunday Cloudy with showers over eastern and central parts. Isolated storms over eastern half of the state.

  • Monday Rain developing in far northwest corner. Mostly sunny apart from chance shower southeast.

  • Tuesday Isolated light shower in south. Mild in south, warm elsewhere.

  • Wednesday Late rain in the west. Cool over the ranges, mild-to-warm elsewhere.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 22/09 Fri 23/09 Sat 24/09

22.4°C

Casino Ap
Hottest

25.6°C

Evans Head

27.0°C

Casino Ap

20.0°C

Lord Howe Is Ap

28.8°C

Evans Head

1.3°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-0.1°C

Thredbo Top Station

2.4°C

Lithgow
 

-5.0°C

Thredbo Village

SW 35km/h

Hay Ap
Windiest

81km/h

Green Cape

83km/h

Wattamolla

66km/h

Tibooburra Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

9.2mm

Green Cape

1.6mm

Lord Howe Is Ap
 

71.4mm

Coonabarabran 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
(group by district)
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Mostly sunny
3 14 10% < 1mm Moderate WNW 26 69 WNW 27 45
Possible shower
6 22 40% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
7 21 10% < 1mm Nil NW 12 48 NW 16 25
Mostly sunny
5 20 30% < 1mm Slight NNW 24 56 NNW 31 34
Snow
1 5 50% 1-5mm High WNW 24 96 WNW 23 91
Possible shower
4 14 30% < 1mm Slight WNW 23 77 WNW 30 59
Sunny
10 24 5% < 1mm Nil WNW 10 47 NE 8 44
Possible shower
5 16 30% < 1mm Slight WNW 18 71 NW 20 44
Mostly sunny
5 18 20% < 1mm Slight NW 16 84 NW 20 50
Sunny
9 26 5% < 1mm Nil WNW 10 47 NW 13 24
Mostly sunny
13 22 5% < 1mm Nil WNW 31 51 WNW 27 34
Possible shower
3 10 20% < 1mm Moderate WNW 26 81 WNW 26 62
Mostly sunny
12 22 5% < 1mm Nil WNW 26 42 WNW 26 30
Possible shower
5 17 20% < 1mm Slight WNW 19 60 WNW 21 38
Possible shower
7 15 30% < 1mm Nil WNW 18 80 NW 18 59
Mostly sunny
13 19 5% < 1mm Nil WNW 28 46 WNW 24 43
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

NSW weather: Forbes warned to evacuate as Lachlan River nears unexpectedly high peak

08:52 EST

A hundred homes have been inundated with water and people have been evacuated from Forbes in central-western NSW, as floodwaters cut off roads and cause widespread damage to crops.

NSW weather: Evacuation order issued for Forbes ahead of Lachlan River peak

23:13 EST

An evacuation order has been issued for residents of Forbes in central-western New South Wales, but the State Emergency Service (SES) is concerned some people are choosing to leave their homes late.

NSW weather: Some Forbes locals evacuate, while others stare down flood warning

15:28 EST

Residents of Forbes have been packing up and leaving their homes, in what for some is an eerily familiar situation.