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NSW/ACT
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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Wednesday Showers and storms in northern & central parts. Cooling southerly change along the coast.

  • Thursday Showers and storms in northern parts. Very Hot inland, mild on the coast.

  • Friday Showers and storms, heaviest in the south. Hot in the north, milder in the south.

  • Saturday Showers and storms in the far north. Windy in the east. Dry elsewhere.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 15/01 Mon 16/01 Tue 17/01

36.2°C

Wilcannia Ap
Hottest

43.9°C

Peak Hill

43.2°C

Wanaaring

45.0°C

Wilcannia Ap

46.9°C

Wanaaring

13.5°C

Cooma Ap
Coldest

3.0°C

Thredbo Village

8.7°C

Thredbo Village
 

-1.9°C

Perisher Valley

WSW 38km/h

Wilcannia Ap
Windiest

62km/h

Evans Head

70km/h

Thredbo Top Station

111km/h

Parkes Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

62.0mm

Brays Creek

1.2mm

Smoky Cape
 

167.0mm

Uki
New South Wales/ACT's Records for January
Max Min Rain
Highest 49.7°C at
Bourke in 1878
Lowest 1.3°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 2012
Highest 34.4°C at
Gunnedah in 1905
Lowest -7.7°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1975
Highest 436.0mm at
Bellingen PO in 1997

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
22 30 70% 5-10mm Nil NNE 24 70 N 31 64
Possible shower
20 35 90% < 1mm Nil NNE 4 82 NNE 19 56
Late shower
21 32 90% 1-5mm Nil NNE 15 82 NNE 19 68
Late shower
21 29 80% 5-10mm Nil NE 21 72 N 22 60
Showers
20 28 60% 5-10mm Nil NNE 25 82 N 21 79
Showers
17 28 80% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Showers increasing
17 29 80% 1-5mm Nil N 27 83 NW 29 64
Showers
15 27 80% 10-20mm Nil N 23 87 NW 24 81
Showers
15 29 90% 10-20mm Nil NNW 13 80 NW 27 67
Showers
14 17 90% 10-20mm Nil N 18 89 WNW 20 100
Late shower
21 33 90% 10-20mm Nil N 22 62 NW 25 51
Showers
20 33 90% 5-10mm Nil N 26 72 NW 21 65
Clearing shower
21 33 90% 10-20mm Nil N 20 69 W 29 56
Clearing shower
20 30 90% 10-20mm Nil NNE 16 76 WNW 26 62
Possible shower
28 42 80% 1-5mm Nil NNW 22 45 WNW 28 28
Possible shower
27 36 90% 5-10mm Nil WNW 26 64 WSW 27 48
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