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NSW/ACT
Wed 16:05 EST
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Wednesday Showers in the south, heaviest in southwest. Partly cloudy and dry elsewhere.

  • Thursday Showers throughout, heaviest about the ranges. Snow on peaks. Light showers along the coast.

  • Friday Westerlies strengthening in the west. Cloud in the south, sunny otherwise.

  • Saturday Cooler day throughout. Widespread showers. Gusty winds in the south and coast.

  • Sunday Cool. Patchy showers in the southeast. Windy along the coast. Dry in the west.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 22/05 Mon 23/05 Tue 24/05

23.1°C

Tibooburra Ap
Hottest

30.1°C

Wanaaring

30.6°C

Mungindi

25.5°C

Grafton

33.0°C

Mungindi

-0.8°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

0.2°C

Glen Innes Ap

-6.0°C

Woolbrook

-7.7°C

Glen Innes Ap

-7.7°C

Glen Innes Ap

NW 38km/h

Thredbo Top Station
Windiest

116km/h

Thredbo Top Station

94km/h

High Range

83km/h

Lord Howe Is Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

15.0mm

Perisher Valley

14.4mm

Lord Howe Is Ap

10.8mm

Lord Howe Is Ap

5.0mm

Broken Hill Ap
New South Wales/ACT's Records for May
Max Min Rain
Highest 40.1°C at
Scone Ap in 1994
Lowest -6.0°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 2000
Highest 30.5°C at
Lake Cargelligo Ap in 1990
Lowest -14.2°C at
Namadgi National Park in 1987
Highest 320.0mm at
Lismore in 1921

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 %
Sunny
10 19 70% 5-10mm Nil WSW 23 61 W 24 43
Sunny
7 21 50% < 1mm Nil WSW 10 69 SE 9 36
Sunny
7 21 5% < 1mm Nil WSW 13 56 SW 9 49
Sunny
10 18 70% 1-5mm Nil W 26 62 W 22 43
Sunny
11 17 60% 1-5mm Nil WSW 20 58 WSW 20 55
Possible shower
3 18 50% 1-5mm Moderate - - - -
Increasing sunshine
-1 12 5% < 1mm Severe W 18 75 WSW 21 44
Cloudy
1 8 10% < 1mm High SW 17 93 SW 19 69
Frost then sunny
1 15 10% < 1mm High W 13 82 WNW 21 46
Snow
0 4 10% < 1mm High WNW 17 98 W 17 77
Increasing sunshine
3 15 20% < 1mm Moderate NW 10 73 W 14 41
Mostly sunny
4 14 5% < 1mm Slight SSW 11 86 WSW 17 55
Mostly sunny
4 14 20% < 1mm Slight SW 6 88 W 12 55
Mostly sunny
4 13 30% < 1mm Slight WSW 9 90 W 12 59
Mostly sunny
6 17 5% < 1mm Nil SSW 6 73 SW 9 41
Mostly sunny
4 15 10% < 1mm Slight NNE 7 75 NW 12 48
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Weather News

Wet week for NSW

17:41 EST

Three rain-bearing systems will traverse New South Wales within the next seven days, rounding out a bumper May.

Dampened SA in for rain but also cold, strong winds

17:40 EST

Rain has fallen across a large part of South Australia during Wednesday and there is more to come, mainly on Friday, coinciding with cold, winds.

Frost snaps into gear across NSW

17:40 EST

This morning left many people wishing they could stay in bed as Jack Frost knocked on the door.