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New South Wales/ACT Weather

NSW/ACT
Wed 19:55 EDT
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Wednesday Scattered showers/storms, heaviest northern ranges. More humid. Hot in the west, warm in the east.

  • Thursday Widespread rain and showers, mainly W of ranges. Possible storms northwest. Warm to hot.

  • Friday Showers and storms east, heaviest northeast. Rain central/W inland. Warm coast, cool inland.

  • Saturday Showers and storms for central/eastern parts. Dry and very warm in the far N & W.

  • Sunday Partly cloudy and warm to hot, coastal showers. Heavy showers/storms in NE, light coastal showers.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 09/12 Mon 10/12 Tue 11/12

35.6°C

Smithville
Avg: Rec:
- -
Hottest

41.4°C

Smithville
Avg: Rec:
- -

41.6°C

Tibooburra Ap
Avg: Rec:

42.0°C

Tibooburra Ap
Avg: Rec:

42.1°C

Pooncarie
Avg: Rec:

11.4°C

Thredbo Top Station
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

7.3°C

Thredbo Top Station
Avg: Rec:

4.5°C

Thredbo Village
Avg: Rec:

5.0°C

Perisher Valley
Avg: Rec:
- -

-0.1°C

Thredbo Top Station
Avg: Rec:

NNE 46km/h

Montague Is
Windiest

83km/h

Deniliquin Ap

64km/h

Green Cape

64km/h

Cobar
-

0.6mm last hr

Mt Jack
Avg: Rec:
- -
Wettest

36.0mm

Bettowynd
Avg: Rec:
- -

33.0mm

Nowendoc
Avg: Rec:
- -

26.0mm

Bowra Sugarloaf
Avg: Rec:
- -

20.0mm

Wagga Wagga Ap
Avg: Rec:
New South Wales/ACT's Records for December
Max Min Rain
Highest 48.9°C at
Bourke in 1888
Lowest 0.1°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 2006
Highest 34.5°C at
Lake Cargelligo Ap in 2013
Lowest -9.6°C at
Cooma Ap in 1990
Highest 352.2mm at
Tyalgum in 1991

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
21 27 80% 5-10mm Nil NE 13 70 ENE 20 66
Rain
18 29 60% 5-10mm Nil NNE 14 77 NNE 25 64
Showers
20 29 80% 5-10mm Nil NNE 23 82 NE 26 75
Rain
21 29 80% 10-20mm Nil N 11 74 ENE 19 67
Rain
20 25 80% 5-10mm Nil NE 12 83 ENE 19 84
Rain
18 25 80% 20-40mm Nil - - - -
Rain
16 25 80% 5-10mm Nil N 30 80 N 27 66
Clearing shower
9 21 30% < 1mm Nil NW 15 88 N 22 47
Rain
14 25 50% 1-5mm Nil N 14 78 N 20 49
Rain
10 15 40% 1-5mm Nil N 16 91 NNE 17 67
Rain
19 29 90% 10-20mm Nil N 18 74 NNW 19 63
Mostly sunny
13 26 20% < 1mm Nil W 14 65 NNW 21 31
Possible shower
12 21 70% 1-5mm Nil N 22 66 N 22 43
Clearing shower
13 24 50% < 1mm Nil N 14 75 NE 18 41
Sunny
14 27 10% < 1mm Nil WSW 18 37 WNW 20 16
Possible shower
10 20 70% 5-10mm Nil W 37 69 WSW 36 56
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18:52 EDT

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18:16 EDT

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18:07 EDT

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