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New South Wales/ACT Weather

NSW/ACT
Thu 22:45 EST
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Friday Cold. Showers on coast/ranges, mainly central. Early frost/fog patches & the odd shower in west.

  • Saturday Early frost/fog patches then increasing sunshine. Early showers central/northern coast/ranges.

  • Sunday Early frost/fog patches then mostly sunny. Mild northerly winds developing in the west.

  • Monday Chilly morning, mainly ranges and coast. Mostly sunny. Mild in the west and soutth.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 23/08 Wed 24/08 Thu 25/08

16.4°C

Lord Howe Is Ap
Hottest

25.2°C

Casino Ap

19.5°C

Lord Howe Is Ap

21.0°C

Murwillumbah

27.0°C

Tibooburra Ap

-6.2°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-6.8°C

Perisher Valley

-8.3°C

Perisher Valley
 

-10.4°C

Thredbo Top Station

WSW 33km/h

West Channel Beacon
Windiest

64km/h

Windy Point

79km/h

Wattamolla

72km/h

Windy Point
-

0.4mm last hr

Pt Perpendicular
Wettest

90.6mm

Green Pigeon

85.4mm

Pt Perpendicular
 

239.0mm

Meldrum
New South Wales/ACT's Records for August
Max Min Rain
Highest 37.8°C at
Mungindi in 2009
Lowest -6.4°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1974
Highest 23.3°C at
Lismore in 2009
Lowest -20.6°C at
Charlotte Pass in 1968
Highest 327.6mm at
Sydney in 1986

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
5 19 70% 1-5mm Slight NNW 16 85 NNW 18 57
Possible shower
5 21 90% 10-20mm Slight - - - -
Cloudy
10 24 90% 10-20mm Nil NNE 17 78 N 18 54
Cloudy
9 19 90% 10-20mm Nil NNE 10 78 NNW 18 62
Possible shower
4 7 90% 10-20mm Slight NNW 11 91 NNW 15 81
Possible shower
6 16 90% 20-40mm Nil NNW 9 91 NNW 21 65
Mostly sunny
11 24 60% 1-5mm Nil NNW 10 70 NNE 15 69
Possible shower
9 21 90% 10-20mm Nil NNE 16 89 N 17 71
Possible shower
7 18 90% 10-20mm Nil NE 11 99 NNE 11 76
Mostly sunny
10 24 60% < 1mm Nil N 6 94 NE 19 62
Mostly sunny
13 23 90% 1-5mm Nil NNW 15 72 NE 14 54
Possible shower
6 15 90% 10-20mm Nil N 15 94 N 19 84
Possible shower
13 23 90% 5-10mm Nil NW 15 72 NNE 19 60
Cloud increasing
8 21 90% 1-5mm Nil N 11 81 NNW 13 55
Possible shower
7 17 90% 20-40mm Nil NE 11 92 NNE 10 70
Possible shower
14 21 90% 5-10mm Nil NNW 10 65 NNE 18 69
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Late winter soaking causes flooding

16:13 EST

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NSW weather: Bystanders 'watched helplessly' as 72yo man swept away by floodwaters

12:58 EST

A friend of a man feared drowned in floodwaters near Kyogle has told of "helplessly watching" the 72-year-old as he clung to a tree before being swept downstream.