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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Wednesday Hot in the north, milder in east. Mostly dry throughout.

  • Thursday Hot to very hot and mostly sunny throughout. Southerly winds in west, stronger later.

  • Friday Very hot in the north with isolated thunderstorms. Warm to hot with clear skies elsewhere.

  • Saturday Showers and thunderstorms in the north and east. Hot in the north, cooler towards the coast.

  • Sunday Showers and storms in the northeast, some severe. Hot in the north and west, mild in the east.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 19/02 Mon 20/02 Tue 21/02

38.2°C

Wilcannia Ap
Hottest

40.2°C

Lostock Dam

32.4°C

Casino Ap

34.5°C

Lightning Ridge

47.9°C

Walgett Ap

15.0°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-2.7°C

Thredbo Top Station

-1.8°C

Thredbo Top Station

2.8°C

Perisher Valley

-2.7°C

Thredbo Top Station

NNW 48km/h

Thredbo Top Station
Windiest

70km/h

Thredbo Top Station

68km/h

Bombala

59km/h

Windy Point
-
no rain last hr Wettest

92.2mm

Mt Seaview

14.2mm

Lord Howe Island

20.2mm

Ginninderra

7.0mm

Lismore
New South Wales/ACT's Records for February
Max Min Rain
Highest 48.5°C at
Ivanhoe in 2004
Lowest 0.3°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 2005
Highest 33.6°C at
Naradhan in 1973
Lowest -7.0°C at
Perisher Valley in 1979
Highest 454.2mm at
Bega Meringo Street in 1919

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 %
Showers increasing
13 23 70% 5-10mm Nil ESE 22 91 ESE 24 72
Sunny
15 30 70% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
21 36 20% < 1mm Nil E 19 42 E 19 25
Sunny
21 36 50% < 1mm Nil NE 19 42 E 14 20
Possible shower
10 22 70% 1-5mm Nil NNW 13 63 NW 16 54
Possible shower
12 31 50% 5-10mm Nil NE 5 68 ENE 17 28
Showers
20 25 90% 10-20mm Nil SSE 9 86 SE 10 82
Possible shower
16 34 50% 1-5mm Nil E 18 58 E 19 27
Sunny
18 35 50% < 1mm Nil NE 20 50 ENE 17 27
Showers
19 26 90% 10-20mm Nil SSE 8 90 SE 13 78
Showers
20 24 90% 5-10mm Nil E 12 77 E 25 60
Late shower
12 27 60% 1-5mm Nil E 18 73 E 18 37
Showers
21 26 70% 10-20mm Nil ENE 16 73 ENE 30 67
Possible shower
16 31 80% 1-5mm Nil ESE 13 60 ESE 18 37
Sunny
16 34 40% 1-5mm Nil ENE 16 53 NE 15 22
Showers
20 24 70% 10-20mm Nil NE 15 77 ENE 21 79
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11:55 EDT

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11:19 EDT

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