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NSW/ACT
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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Tuesday Mostly sunny apart from a few clouds along coast. Very hot in the NW, warm elsewhere.

  • Wednesday Patchy cloud, mainly south and over the ranges. Very hot west of the ranges, warm in the east.

  • Thursday NW winds turning NE later along the coast. Very hot over much of the state.

  • Friday Scattered showers and storms, mainly west. Hot in the north, warm elsewhere.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 09/12 Sun 10/12 Mon 11/12

30.4°C

Tibooburra Ap
Hottest

38.0°C

Mungindi

35.7°C

Scone

37.0°C

Tibooburra Ap

39.1°C

Tibooburra Ap

8.6°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

2.4°C

Perisher Valley

6.0°C

Perisher Valley
 

0.5°C

Thredbo Top Station

SSE 24km/h

Cape Byron
Windiest

68km/h

Grafton

50km/h

Cape Byron

50km/h

Thredbo Top Station
-
no rain last hr Wettest

34.8mm

Busby Flat

0.6mm

Grafton Ap
 

99.7mm

Booligal
New South Wales/ACT's Records for December
Max Min Rain
Highest 48.9°C at
Bourke in 1888
Lowest 0.1°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 2006
Highest 34.5°C at
Lake Cargelligo Ap in 2013
Lowest -9.6°C at
Cooma Ap in 1990
Highest 352.2mm at
Tyalgum in 1991

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
21 28 30% 1-5mm Nil SSW 17 65 ESE 16 60
Mostly sunny
17 32 10% < 1mm Nil N 6 72 ENE 19 46
Mostly sunny
19 32 30% < 1mm Nil NNE 16 69 NE 19 61
Late shower
19 28 50% 1-5mm Nil SW 19 71 SSE 22 62
Possible shower
19 26 40% 1-5mm Nil SSW 18 79 ESE 15 76
Possible shower
15 26 40% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
15 31 50% 1-5mm Nil NW 15 53 SSE 12 39
Possible shower
17 32 40% 1-5mm Nil NE 14 55 NW 19 30
Possible shower
15 33 40% 1-5mm Nil ENE 10 63 NNW 21 32
Possible shower
14 23 40% < 1mm Nil NNW 16 59 WNW 24 58
Possible shower
20 38 50% 1-5mm Nil N 9 33 W 13 18
Possible shower
23 37 30% 1-5mm Nil N 17 34 NW 21 17
Possible shower
20 39 40% < 1mm Nil SSW 12 42 W 15 21
Possible shower
20 37 40% < 1mm Nil NE 10 49 WNW 15 26
Mostly sunny
25 41 30% < 1mm Nil NE 20 20 NW 19 9
Mostly sunny
20 36 10% < 1mm Nil S 26 43 S 13 24
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Weather News

Warming up in Canberra

16:35 EDT

Summer has taken a while to get going in Canberra this year but the nation's capital will get its fair share of heat during the next week.

Heatwave breaking cool start to summer in southern Australia

12:40 EDT

Summer started out on a cool note for much of southern Australia, although a countrywide heat wave will send temperatures soaring this week.

Mid-week heat for the southeast

13:45 EDT

A very hot airmass will gradually approach from the northwest over the coming days, blanketing the southeast in very hot temperatures.