New South Wales/ACT Weather

NSW/ACT
Sat 10:00 EDT
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Saturday Sunny and warm in the north and hot in the west. Cloudy and cool in the SE with a few showers.

  • Saturday Showers and thunderstorms central and north. Mild in east and south. Very hot in the NW.

  • Monday Showers/thunderstorms central and eastern parts. Warm along coast, hot in east, very hot in west.

  • Tuesday Showers and storms central/eastern parts. Dry and very hot in the west.

  • Wednesday Gusty winds and storms in the east and ranges. Hot west of the ranges. Storms in the north.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 16/01 Thu 17/01 Fri 18/01

42.2°C

Bourke Ap
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

48.2°C

White Cliffs Ap
Avg: Rec:

48.2°C

Tibooburra Ap
Avg: Rec:

47.0°C

Tibooburra Ap
Avg: Rec:

48.2°C

Tibooburra Ap
Avg: Rec:

18.2°C

Moss Vale
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

12.3°C

Perisher Valley
Avg: Rec:
- -

12.4°C

Tenterfield
Avg: Rec:

12.0°C

Tenterfield
Avg: Rec:

1.2°C

Perisher Valley
Avg: Rec:
- -

S 46km/h

Williamtown
Windiest

83km/h

Bombala

87km/h

Fowlers Gap

83km/h

Broken Hill Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

31.0mm

Bungarby
Avg: Rec:
- -

29.6mm

Kioloa Old PO
Avg: Rec:
- -

26.0mm

Bombala
Avg: Rec:

26.0mm

Bombala
Avg: Rec:
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 %
Mostly sunny
22 28 40% < 1mm Nil E 6 75 ENE 17 71
Mostly sunny
19 32 10% < 1mm Nil E 7 75 ESE 22 53
Mostly sunny
23 27 50% < 1mm Nil SSE 5 87 E 12 79
Mostly sunny
21 28 40% < 1mm Nil ESE 12 83 E 21 61
Mostly sunny
20 26 20% < 1mm Nil NE 9 84 ENE 18 84
Mostly sunny
16 29 20% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
16 30 70% 1-5mm Nil E 16 79 ESE 14 53
Possible shower
16 30 50% 1-5mm Nil ENE 19 70 NNE 17 43
Mostly sunny
17 34 50% 1-5mm Nil E 6 70 NNE 16 35
Mostly sunny
15 26 40% 1-5mm Nil NE 14 61 NW 17 44
Possible shower
22 35 60% 1-5mm Nil E 9 58 SSW 10 41
Possible shower
22 39 40% 1-5mm Nil ENE 22 60 NNE 18 28
Mostly sunny
21 39 10% < 1mm Nil NE 16 37 NW 16 19
Mostly sunny
21 38 20% < 1mm Nil ENE 21 51 N 17 21
Mostly sunny
28 43 20% < 1mm Nil NE 21 30 NNE 14 15
Mostly sunny
25 39 20% < 1mm Nil SSE 18 28 S 13 16
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