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New South Wales/ACT Weather

Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Friday Generally dry and sunny statewide. Light winds with morning fog and inland frost.

  • Saturday Light coastal showers. Dry elsewhere. Morning fog and inland frost.

  • Sunday Lingering coastal showers. Showers and storms in the south with a front.

  • Monday Generally dry and sunny statewide. Windy along the coast, light winds inland.

  • Tuesday Cool morning. Late showers & snow along the ranges. Winds increasing in the south and west.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 23/05 Wed 24/05 Thu 25/05

18.3°C

Cape Byron
Hottest

30.2°C

Brewarrina

28.2°C

Casino Ap

23.8°C

Mungindi

30.7°C

Wanaaring

0.1°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

0.3°C

Thredbo Top Station

-2.8°C

Cooma Ap

-2.0°C

Armidale

-10.0°C

Taralga

N 35km/h

Thredbo Top Station
Windiest

74km/h

Walgett Ap

79km/h

Thredbo Top Station

55km/h

Windy Point
-
no rain last hr Wettest

42.0mm

Thredbo Village

14.2mm

Lord Howe Is Ap

2.0mm

Meldrum

0.8mm

Corowa Ap
New South Wales/ACT's Records for May
Max Min Rain
Highest 40.1°C at
Scone Ap in 1994
Lowest -6.0°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 2000
Highest 30.5°C at
Lake Cargelligo Ap in 1990
Lowest -14.2°C at
Namadgi National Park in 1987
Highest 320.0mm at
Lismore in 1921

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
12 23 20% < 1mm Nil NNW 17 65 NNW 24 38
Possible shower
11 23 70% < 1mm Nil NNW 5 90 N 9 58
Possible shower
12 24 70% 1-5mm Nil NNW 14 75 N 15 71
Mostly sunny
13 22 5% < 1mm Nil NW 17 80 NW 21 51
Windy
13 21 40% < 1mm Nil NNW 16 61 NW 22 48
Late shower
6 20 30% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Windy with showers
5 16 70% < 1mm Slight NNW 25 98 NW 25 76
Late shower
3 13 50% < 1mm Moderate NNW 18 82 NW 26 67
Possible shower
4 13 60% < 1mm Slight NW 17 86 NW 27 69
Showers
5 5 90% 5-10mm Slight NW 24 96 WNW 24 99
Possible shower
8 21 80% < 1mm Nil N 15 80 NW 18 52
Mostly sunny
5 21 20% < 1mm Slight N 15 82 NW 19 45
Possible shower
10 17 60% < 1mm Nil WNW 15 86 W 24 51
Late shower
8 15 90% 1-5mm Nil NW 17 84 WNW 21 62
Sunny
7 23 5% < 1mm Nil NW 12 55 WNW 21 29
Mostly sunny
8 17 5% < 1mm Nil W 20 71 WSW 25 42
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