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New South Wales/ACT Weather

Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Wednesday Hot throughout and humid along the coast. Afternoon showers and storms in most parts.

  • Thursday Showers and storms, heavy in the southeast. Very hot northwest, grading very warm to coast.

  • Friday Showers across central and eastern parts. Very hot inland, moderate winds.

  • Saturday Showers in the southeast, dry elsewhere. Very hot inland grading warm to coast.

  • Sunday Hot in the W, milder E. Winds easing inland. Patchy showers and storms developing W and central.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 21/01 Mon 22/01 Tue 23/01

32.6°C

White Cliffs Ap
Hottest

46.5°C

Pooncarie

46.0°C

Wilcannia Ap

46.0°C

Tibooburra Ap

47.3°C

Penrith

13.4°C

Armidale Ap
Coldest

9.7°C

Murrurundi

11.0°C

Armidale
 

-1.4°C

Thredbo Top Station

WNW 33km/h

Wagga Wagga Ap
Windiest

70km/h

Thredbo Top Station

75km/h

Young Ap

85km/h

White Cliffs Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

1.2mm

Albury Ap

5.0mm

Thredbo Top Station
 

91.0mm

Rosebank
New South Wales/ACT's Records for January
Max Min Rain
Highest 49.7°C at
Bourke in 1878
Lowest 1.3°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 2012
Highest 34.4°C at
Gunnedah in 1905
Lowest -7.7°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1975
Highest 436.0mm at
Bellingen PO in 1997

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 %
Possible shower
13 29 40% < 1mm Nil SSE 15 64 S 19 29
Possible shower
16 24 90% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
25 41 50% < 1mm Nil ENE 11 32 SSW 19 21
Mostly sunny
19 29 30% < 1mm Nil S 37 55 S 36 31
Possible shower
14 20 90% 5-10mm Nil NE 11 87 SSE 18 82
Possible shower
15 29 90% 5-10mm Nil ESE 8 69 S 20 57
Possible shower
21 29 60% 1-5mm Nil SSW 10 80 SE 14 71
Mostly sunny
20 35 80% < 1mm Nil NE 16 49 SW 17 29
Possible shower
18 33 60% < 1mm Nil SW 16 67 SSW 27 40
Possible shower
20 30 80% 1-5mm Nil SSW 10 82 SSE 16 61
Possible shower
21 28 90% 1-5mm Nil E 11 71 SE 24 52
Mostly sunny
15 28 90% 1-5mm Nil NNE 14 58 WSW 17 47
Possible shower
21 28 90% 5-10mm Nil ENE 9 69 SSE 25 59
Mostly sunny
18 37 50% < 1mm Nil SSW 11 44 SSW 19 14
Possible shower
19 32 80% 1-5mm Nil NW 11 74 SW 21 51
Possible shower
21 25 90% 5-10mm Nil NE 11 77 SSE 26 79
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