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NSW/ACT
Thu 02:59 EST
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Thursday Cold in S. Windy with rain on coast and ranges. The odd shower in the south and north.

  • Friday Cold. Windy with showers on coast and ranges. Generally dry in the west.

  • Saturday Fresh winds on the coast with showers possible. Mostly sunny and dry west of the ranges..

  • Sunday Light winds and stable conditions. Chance light shower on north coast.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 22/08 Tue 23/08 Wed 24/08

17.7°C

Lord Howe Is Ap
Hottest

26.1°C

Casino Ap

25.2°C

Casino Ap

17.0°C

Tibooburra Ap

27.0°C

Tibooburra Ap

-6.4°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-3.7°C

Thredbo Top Station

-6.8°C

Perisher Valley
 

-10.4°C

Thredbo Top Station

SW 37km/h

Green Cape
Windiest

66km/h

Murrurundi Gap

64km/h

Windy Point

79km/h

Wattamolla
-

1.4mm last hr

Pt Perpendicular
Wettest

45.0mm

Bellata

90.6mm

Green Pigeon
 

239.0mm

Meldrum
New South Wales/ACT's Records for August
Max Min Rain
Highest 37.8°C at
Mungindi in 2009
Lowest -6.4°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1974
Highest 23.3°C at
Lismore in 2009
Lowest -20.6°C at
Charlotte Pass in 1968
Highest 327.6mm at
Sydney in 1986

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 %
Rain clearing
10 16 60% 1-5mm Nil WSW 27 76 SW 22 49
Mostly sunny
8 21 40% < 1mm Nil W 17 74 WSW 20 37
Mostly sunny
9 21 30% < 1mm Nil W 17 63 - -
Wind and showers easing
11 16 80% 1-5mm Nil WSW 31 78 WSW 26 54
Rain clearing
10 14 80% 1-5mm Nil SW 25 64 SSW 18 52
Possible shower
2 16 40% < 1mm Moderate - - - -
Possible shower
3 11 70% < 1mm Moderate W 28 95 WSW 25 69
Possible shower
2 7 80% < 1mm Moderate WSW 16 97 WSW 23 78
Possible shower
1 12 70% 1-5mm High W 7 84 WNW 19 45
Snow showers
-1 3 90% 1-5mm Severe WSW 12 86 W 18 76
Possible shower
6 14 80% < 1mm Nil WNW 17 91 W 17 60
Possible shower
5 13 20% < 1mm Slight WSW 16 90 WSW 21 56
Late shower
3 14 40% < 1mm Moderate SW 14 98 SW 22 60
Possible shower
4 13 50% < 1mm Slight W 11 91 WSW 22 54
Mostly sunny
3 17 5% < 1mm Moderate WSW 13 78 SW 20 37
Mostly sunny
3 14 30% < 1mm Moderate S 7 78 SSW 16 44
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Weather News

NSW weather: Search for man missing in floodwaters as severe weather hits

21:00 EST

Witnesses saw a man being swept away after his vehicle went into floodwaters near Lismore in far north New South Wales, police say, as a heavy downpour and strong winds hit the state's coast.

Queensland farmers rejoice after late winter rain fills in gaps

16:57 EST

After receiving record-breaking rain in June and July, parts of western Queensland have received their best August rain in nearly 20 years.

Records tumble during Queensland rain event

16:22 EST

August temperature and rainfall records have been broken across Queensland today, some of which have been in place for more than a century.