Fairfax Media Network

New South Wales/ACT Weather

Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • 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.

  • Monday Showers and storms east of the ranges. Mild in the east, very warm in the west.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 20/02 Tue 21/02 Wed 22/02

40.0°C

Bourke Ap
Hottest

32.4°C

Casino Ap

34.5°C

Lightning Ridge

40.0°C

Menindee

47.9°C

Walgett Ap

19.8°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-1.8°C

Thredbo Top Station

2.8°C

Perisher Valley

7.2°C

Cooma

-2.7°C

Thredbo Top Station

NE 42km/h

Kurnell
Windiest

68km/h

Bombala

59km/h

Windy Point

88km/h

Thredbo Top Station
-
no rain last hr Wettest

15.6mm

Sapphire

20.2mm

Ginninderra

1.0mm

Krambach

0.2mm

Glen Innes Ap
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
(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
21 29 5% < 1mm Nil NNE 22 62 NE 32 50
Mostly cloudy
18 29 5% < 1mm Nil S 7 73 - -
Mostly sunny
19 28 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
20 28 5% < 1mm Nil NE 16 65 E 25 44
Sunny
20 28 10% < 1mm Nil NNE 22 69 NE 25 66
Sunny
15 32 20% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
11 29 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 14 85 SE 19 48
Sunny
14 33 10% < 1mm Nil N 16 59 WNW 16 26
Sunny
13 36 5% < 1mm Nil NNW 8 58 NW 24 17
Sunny
14 24 5% < 1mm Nil N 18 51 NW 24 38
Sunny
15 36 5% < 1mm Nil E 8 57 S 14 23
Sunny
18 38 5% < 1mm Nil NNE 16 47 NNW 14 20
Sunny
18 36 5% < 1mm Nil SW 11 35 WSW 17 16
Sunny
18 37 5% < 1mm Nil NNE 12 38 WNW 22 9
Sunny
23 41 5% < 1mm Nil NE 20 35 ENE 10 15
Sunny
17 32 5% < 1mm Nil S 28 50 S 19 24
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Ex-Tropical Cyclone Alfred: Borroloola bridge collapses, town split in half after NT flooding

15:30 EDT

The community of Borroloola has been physically split in half after heavy rainfall and flooding caused by ex-Tropical Cyclone Alfred partly collapsed a bridge.

Ex-Tropical Cyclone Alfred makes landfall, weakens to tropical low

13:45 EDT

Tropical Cyclone Alfred has weakened to a tropical low as it nears landfall on the Gulf of Carpentaria's southern coast, but the Bureau of Meteorology warned the weather system remained powerful.

The last heat of summer for Perth

12:22 EDT

Perth, and much of Western Australia's southwest are about to experience their final scorcher of the summer.