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New South Wales/ACT Weather

Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Sunday Showers and storms in the N. Light coastal showers. Gusty winds along the northern coast.

  • Monday Hot and sunny west of the ranges. Warm with possible showers in the east.

  • Tuesday Light isolated showers along northern coasts. Gusty SE breezes along northern coasts.

  • Wednesday Gusty SE sea breeze along the north coast. Isolated showers and storms in the far SE corner.

  • Thursday Possible showers in the east. Hot to very hot and dry in the west.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 04/02 Fri 05/02 Sat 06/02

33.8°C

Wilcannia Ap
Hottest

36.4°C

Mungindi

36.2°C

Wilcannia Ap

35.6°C

Wilcannia Ap

39.0°C

Wilcannia Ap

10.3°C

Perisher Valley
Coldest

1.8°C

Perisher Valley

3.9°C

Thredbo Top Station

4.8°C

Perisher Valley

1.1°C

Perisher Valley

SE 31km/h

Murrurundi Gap
Windiest

94km/h

Wattamolla

98km/h

Windy Point

64km/h

Cape Byron
-
no rain last hr Wettest

152.6mm

Careys Peak

71.8mm

Careys Peak

52.2mm

Green Pigeon

42.2mm

Lismore
New South Wales/ACT's Records for February
Max Min Rain
Highest 48.5°C at
Ivanhoe in 2004
Lowest 0.3°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 2005
Highest 33.6°C at
Naradhan in 1973
Lowest -7.0°C at
Perisher Valley in 1979
Highest 454.2mm at
Bega Meringo Street in 1919

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 %
Late shower
21 28 30% < 1mm Nil NNE 10 65 ENE 26 50
Possible shower
18 29 60% 1-5mm Nil SSE 10 88 ESE 20 64
Mostly sunny
17 28 70% 1-5mm Nil ESE 7 81 E 12 58
Mostly sunny
20 27 5% < 1mm Nil NNE 9 71 E 22 55
Late shower
20 26 30% < 1mm Nil NNW 11 73 NE 20 66
Late shower
17 25 70% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
11 28 10% < 1mm Nil E 15 82 ESE 18 37
Mostly sunny
14 29 60% < 1mm Nil NE 15 60 WNW 13 38
Late shower
16 30 50% < 1mm Nil NE 8 68 NW 14 32
Late shower
13 23 70% 1-5mm Nil NNE 13 63 WNW 18 42
Mostly sunny
16 35 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 8 53 SSE 14 18
Mostly sunny
19 36 30% < 1mm Nil NE 17 52 NNW 11 22
Sunny
19 36 30% < 1mm Nil NW 15 44 WSW 14 19
Sunny
18 35 30% < 1mm Nil NE 14 53 W 12 19
Mostly sunny
23 40 5% < 1mm Nil N 13 35 ENE 9 14
Mostly sunny
20 36 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 17 30 SSW 17 13
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