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NSW/ACT
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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Monday Strong, cold winds easing. Sunny north & coast. Light showers southern inland. Light snow to1000m.

  • Tuesday Cold morning with frost. Mostly sunny. Chance light showers on coast & far south ranges.

  • Wednesday Frosty morning. Cold wind increasing. Showers south & central. Snow to 800m in south.

  • Thursday Cold wind easing. Light showers southern inland. Light snow to 1000m on Alps Mostly sunny elsewhere.

  • Friday Cold morning with frost. Cool, mostly sunny day. Cloud increasing in the southwest.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 31/07 Sat 01/08 Sun 02/08

27.6°C

Grafton
Hottest

23.8°C

Tibooburra Ap

27.6°C

Tibooburra Ap

28.7°C

Port Macquarie Ap

29.0°C

Murwillumbah

-5.6°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-3.2°C

Thredbo Top Station

-1.7°C

Thredbo Top Station

-5.3°C

Thredbo Top Station

-5.5°C

Thredbo Top Station

SSW 48km/h

Montague Is
Windiest

116km/h

Thredbo Top Station

107km/h

Thredbo Top Station

101km/h

Thredbo Top Station
-
no rain last hr Wettest

4.8mm

Lord Howe Island

55.2mm

Cabramurra

32.6mm

Perisher Valley

33.0mm

Perisher Valley
New South Wales/ACT's Records for August
Max Min Rain
Highest 37.8°C at
Mungindi in 2009
Lowest -6.4°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1974
Highest 23.3°C at
Lismore in 2009
Lowest -20.6°C at
Charlotte Pass in 1968
Highest 327.6mm at
Sydney in 1986

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
5 17 20% < 1mm Slight WNW 22 62 WNW 33 35
Sunny
4 18 5% < 1mm Slight NW 11 67 SSE 11 33
Sunny
4 19 5% < 1mm Slight SW 17 56 SSE 14 32
Mostly sunny
6 17 10% < 1mm Nil WNW 28 53 W 30 36
Mostly sunny
7 15 20% < 1mm Nil W 24 53 W 29 46
Frost then sunny
1 16 80% < 1mm High WSW 18 53 SW 18 46
Frost then sunny
-5 9 50% < 1mm Severe WSW 23 77 WSW 29 52
Showers
-2 6 90% 1-5mm Severe W 23 84 W 26 80
Possible shower
-2 9 80% < 1mm Severe NW 22 88 W 26 67
Windy with snow
-3 -1 40% 5-10mm Severe WNW 23 95 W 20 95
Frost then sunny
-2 12 30% < 1mm Severe WSW 11 72 W 22 42
Possible shower
0 13 50% < 1mm High WNW 16 81 WSW 25 57
Possible shower
4 12 80% < 1mm Slight W 23 96 WSW 26 68
Rain
3 10 90% 1-5mm Moderate WNW 21 91 WSW 24 72
Mostly sunny
2 16 5% < 1mm Moderate WSW 11 69 W 24 41
Mostly sunny
5 15 30% < 1mm Slight WSW 19 76 SW 28 44
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