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New South Wales/ACT Weather

Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Tuesday Showers along the coast, storms in the northeast. Warm-to-hot west of the ranges, cooler in the east.

  • Wednesday Potentially severe storms in the northeast. Very hot inland, warm east of the ranges.

  • Thursday Showers and storms over the northeast and ranges. Very hot inland, warm and wet east of the ranges.

  • Friday Showers/storms in the east mostly dry in the west. Hot in the west, mild in the east.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 25/02 Sun 26/02 Mon 27/02

24.0°C

Sydney
Hottest

40.3°C

Walgett Ap

39.0°C

Nyngan Ap

37.0°C

Tibooburra Ap

47.9°C

Walgett Ap

3.1°C

Perisher Valley
Coldest

3.6°C

Thredbo Top Station

-0.9°C

Perisher Valley
 

-2.7°C

Thredbo Top Station

E 38km/h

Cape Byron
Windiest

72km/h

Wattamolla

64km/h

Moree Ap

72km/h

Nobbys Head
-
no rain last hr Wettest

105.4mm

Shellharbour

108.0mm

Evans Head
 

163.0mm

Wattamolla
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 Daily Summaries

Tuesday February 28, 2017
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Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am
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