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New South Wales/ACT Weather

NSW/ACT
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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Friday Late showers in the NE and SE, snow Alps. Mostly sunny in the west.

  • Saturday Frost then sunny in NW. Sunny in NE. Mostly sunny in SW and South Coast.

  • Sunday Frost inland then generally sunny. Cool throughout, becoming windy in the southwest.

  • Monday Very cold then sunny after frost in central parts. Showers and storms spreading from southwest.

  • Tuesday Cloud and a few showers in the south & central. Sunny in the north. Winds easing.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 17/07 Wed 18/07 Thu 19/07

24.4°C

Coffs Harbour
Hottest

24.1°C

Tibooburra Ap

25.8°C

Casino Ap

26.5°C

Casino Ap

26.8°C

Wanaaring

-5.6°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-5.9°C

Thredbo Top Station

-7.2°C

Glen Innes Ap

-5.0°C

Thredbo Top Station

-12.0°C

Perisher Valley

NW 53km/h

Thredbo Top Station
Windiest

120km/h

Thredbo Top Station

101km/h

Thredbo Top Station

101km/h

Thredbo Top Station
-
no rain last hr Wettest

9.6mm

Perisher Valley

7.0mm

Cooplacurripa

24.2mm

Thredbo Village

24.0mm

Thredbo Village
New South Wales/ACT's Records for July
Max Min Rain
Highest 36.4°C at
Broken Hill Ap in 1990
Lowest -6.9°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1978
Highest 20.6°C at
Lord Howe Island in 1942
Lowest -19.6°C at
Charlotte Pass in 2010
Highest 274.4mm at
Springwood in 1988

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
7 17 5% < 1mm Nil WSW 25 56 SW 13 29
Sunny
3 17 5% < 1mm Moderate WSW 9 62 S 13 27
Sunny
6 17 5% < 1mm Nil WSW 16 50 SSW 12 44
Sunny
5 17 5% < 1mm Slight WNW 22 63 SW 16 34
Windy
9 16 5% < 1mm Nil WSW 22 48 SW 18 38
Mostly sunny
3 16 5% < 1mm Moderate - - - -
Frost then sunny
-6 12 5% < 1mm Severe WSW 16 75 WSW 18 35
Frost then sunny
-4 8 5% < 1mm Severe SW 19 88 SW 21 53
Frost then sunny
-4 12 20% < 1mm Severe W 9 85 W 19 37
Frost then sunny
-1 2 10% < 1mm Severe W 14 81 W 13 84
Frost then sunny
-3 15 5% < 1mm Severe W 5 59 - -
Frost then sunny
-3 15 5% < 1mm Severe SW 11 72 - -
Frost then sunny
-2 14 5% < 1mm Severe WNW 6 86 W 12 44
Frost then sunny
-1 12 20% < 1mm Severe W 8 94 WSW 12 59
Frost then sunny
-2 16 5% < 1mm Severe SSW 4 55 SSW 7 28
Frost then sunny
0 15 5% < 1mm High N 5 61 NW 12 36
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Wintery weather spreads across Australia's southeast

13:27 EST

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