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New South Wales/ACT Weather

Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Monday Showers in the north and east, dry west of ranges. Warm in the west, milder further east.

  • Tuesday Increasing showers and wind in the south. Warm in the west, milder further east.

  • Wednesday Showers and storms in the south. Gusty northwesterlies in the West.

  • Thursday Showers and storms along the ranges and coast. Very warm to hot and dry in the west.

  • Friday Light showers along the coast. Dry elsewhere. Hot in the west grading warm east.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 20/10 Sat 21/10 Sun 22/10

26.8°C

Smithville
Hottest

29.6°C

Evans Head

27.0°C

Smithville

27.0°C

Collarenebri

37.2°C

Collarenebri

10.9°C

Armidale Ap
Coldest

-4.8°C

Perisher Valley

-1.0°C

Thredbo Top Station

-3.0°C

Perisher Valley

-5.5°C

Thredbo Top Station

ENE 37km/h

Casino Ap
Windiest

81km/h

Wattamolla

66km/h

Cape Byron

57km/h

Windy Point
-
no rain last hr Wettest

71.6mm

Mt Seaview

22.0mm

Lord Howe Is Ap

37.0mm

Katoomba

41.0mm

Lostock Dam
New South Wales/ACT's Records for October
Max Min Rain
Highest 43.9°C at
Cobar in 1881
Lowest -5.0°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1972
Highest 30.6°C at
Bourke in 1957
Lowest -12.0°C at
Charlotte Pass in 2006
Highest 525.0mm at
Charlotte Pass in 2011

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 %
Possible shower
17 27 70% 1-5mm Nil NW 11 58 NE 22 44
Mostly sunny
13 29 20% < 1mm Nil NNW 10 68 N 17 40
Mostly sunny
15 28 20% < 1mm Nil N 12 66 NE 16 60
Mostly sunny
17 26 80% 1-5mm Nil NW 16 59 NNW 20 46
Possible shower
16 25 40% 1-5mm Nil W 10 62 NE 16 66
Showers
10 23 90% 10-20mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
7 23 20% < 1mm Nil NNW 21 78 NW 25 49
Possible shower
9 22 50% 1-5mm Nil N 21 58 NNW 24 40
Possible shower
9 25 60% 1-5mm Nil NNW 11 67 NW 24 37
Showers
9 16 90% 1-5mm Nil NNW 13 75 NNW 21 68
Late shower
11 29 50% < 1mm Nil N 18 50 NNW 22 29
Possible shower
13 29 50% < 1mm Nil N 25 48 NNW 24 27
Possible shower
15 32 60% < 1mm Nil NNE 20 41 NNW 30 20
Possible shower
13 27 70% 1-5mm Nil ENE 13 68 NNE 20 34
Mostly sunny
17 36 5% < 1mm Nil NNE 21 35 NW 26 13
Mostly sunny
19 32 5% < 1mm Nil NNW 32 23 W 37 16
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Weather News

Spring heat returns to Sydney

13:35 EDT

Warm air should build in Sydney over the weekend as a frontal system crosses to the south of the state, causing the mercury to near 30 degrees for the third time this month.

BOM warning in south-east Queensland forecasts damaging hail and wind

13:14 EDT

A severe thunderstorm warning has been issued for people in south-east Queensland, with the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) saying there will large hailstones and damaging winds.

Storm damage smacks south-east Queensland hard, insurance data shows

12:38 EDT

The top-five most storm-affected regions in Queensland are in the state's south-east, research from NRMA Insurance has shown.