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New South Wales/ACT Weather

NSW/ACT
Tue 20:18 EST
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Wednesday Showers and possible storms in the east. Warm and dry in the west.

  • Thursday Showers clearing in the E, possible storm NE. Mostly dry and sunny central & W.

  • Friday Possible shower and storm in the NE and SE. Mild in the south, grading to warm in north.

  • Saturday Showers and storms in the east, alpine snow. Mostly dry and cool-to-mild in the west.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 23/09 Mon 24/09 Tue 25/09

18.6°C

Bourke Ap
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

29.3°C

Bourke Ap
Avg: Rec:

28.9°C

Lightning Ridge
Avg: Rec:

27.0°C

Bourke Ap
Avg: Rec:

34.8°C

Walgett
Avg: Rec:
- -

-1.3°C

Thredbo Top Station
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

-9.7°C

Thredbo Top Station
Avg: Rec:

-4.7°C

Perisher Valley
Avg: Rec:
- -
 

-9.7°C

Thredbo Top Station
Avg: Rec:

NNE 24km/h

West Channel Beacon
Windiest

85km/h

Montague Is

62km/h

Cape Byron

44km/h

Walgett Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

45.8mm

Careys Peak
Avg: Rec:
- -

33.6mm

Coffs Harbour
Avg: Rec:
- -
 

100.0mm

Ballina Ap
Avg: Rec:
New South Wales/ACT's Records for September
Max Min Rain
Highest 39.6°C at
Wanaaring in 2004
Lowest -6.0°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1995
Highest 25.8°C at
Bourke Ap in 2003
Lowest -16.7°C at
Charlotte Pass in 1970
Highest 362.4mm at
Narooma in 1992

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 %
Mostly sunny
10 22 5% < 1mm Nil NNW 10 69 NE 23 56
Possible shower
10 23 50% < 1mm Nil SW 6 84 ESE 15 57
Possible shower
11 21 40% < 1mm Nil WSW 10 77 E 12 68
Mostly sunny
9 22 5% < 1mm Nil NNE 9 78 ENE 20 55
Mostly sunny
10 20 5% < 1mm Nil N 14 72 NE 26 64
Mostly sunny
2 23 20% < 1mm Moderate - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
2 21 5% < 1mm Moderate ENE 11 73 W 13 36
Mostly sunny
2 19 40% < 1mm Moderate NE 16 67 WNW 18 39
Frost then sunny
1 22 20% < 1mm High NNW 6 69 NW 24 32
Frost then sunny
1 13 5% < 1mm High NNW 16 65 NW 20 51
Mostly sunny
5 25 5% < 1mm Slight ENE 8 54 W 11 20
Sunny
7 27 20% < 1mm Nil ENE 16 54 WNW 15 19
Sunny
8 30 5% < 1mm Nil NNE 19 43 NW 21 14
Sunny
5 26 10% < 1mm Slight NE 15 61 NNW 13 25
Sunny
11 30 10% < 1mm Nil ENE 14 42 NW 7 13
Sunny
13 30 20% < 1mm Nil NNW 22 19 WNW 26 10
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