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New South Wales/ACT Weather

NSW/ACT
Fri 14:44 EDT
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Friday Hot-to-very hot throughout, milder along coast. Mostly sunny with light winds.

  • Saturday Very hot and dry throughout. Milder along coast. Mostly sunny with light winds.

  • Sunday Isolated light showers in the NE/SE. Otherwise dry. Hot-to-very hot away from the coasts.

  • Monday Showers and storms developing in the southeast. Very hot inland. Hot along the coast.

  • Tuesday Showers and thunderstorms developing throughout. Very hot in the north & northwest. Hot elsewhere.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 16/01 Wed 17/01 Thu 18/01

42.7°C

Smithville
Hottest

39.0°C

Smithville

40.0°C

Smithville

43.0°C

Smithville

47.3°C

Penrith

22.2°C

Lord Howe Is Ap
Coldest

-0.5°C

Thredbo Village

3.0°C

Woolbrook

5.0°C

Glen Innes Ap

-1.4°C

Thredbo Top Station

SSW 42km/h

Windy Point
Windiest

88km/h

Murrurundi Gap

66km/h

Windy Point

53km/h

Green Cape
-
no rain last hr Wettest

20.5mm

Mount George

6.8mm

Lord Howe Is Ap

0.4mm

Bankstown Ap

0.4mm

Bankstown Ap
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
(ungroup by district)
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Sunny
17 29 5% < 1mm Nil N 7 53 ENE 19 40
Sunny
14 30 5% < 1mm Nil SW 4 65 - -
Sunny
17 28 5% < 1mm Nil SSW 8 69 SSE 13 54
Sunny
17 26 5% < 1mm Nil N 9 61 ESE 22 30
Sunny
17 28 5% < 1mm Nil N 10 57 ENE 16 59
Sunny
15 36 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
9 33 5% < 1mm Nil SW 15 42 SSE 22 16
Sunny
12 34 5% < 1mm Nil NNE 10 38 SSW 15 17
Sunny
14 38 5% < 1mm Nil W 7 43 ENE 12 13
Sunny
13 28 5% < 1mm Nil NW 10 50 WSW 14 35
Sunny
14 39 5% < 1mm Nil S 10 23 SSW 19 5
Sunny
17 40 5% < 1mm Nil E 15 26 S 13 7
Sunny
19 42 5% < 1mm Nil NE 12 21 S 10 9
Sunny
17 40 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 12 34 S 9 10
Sunny
21 42 5% < 1mm Nil E 12 18 ESE 13 7
Sunny
25 42 5% < 1mm Nil N 22 12 N 9 6
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