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NSW/ACT
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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Friday Widespread rain/storms, most intense inland. Hot in north, warm elsewhere. Cooler change in sth.

  • Saturday Showers and storms in the north, some intense. Dry elsewhere. Blustery cooler change in east.

  • Sunday Hot in west with the odd storm in northwest. Mild in NE with light showers. Warm, dry elsewhere.

  • Monday Warm in NE, light early showers. Hot elsewhere. Showers and storms in the west.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 17/01 Wed 18/01 Thu 19/01

33.9°C

Walgett Ap
Hottest

46.0°C

Wilcannia Ap

45.1°C

Penrith

43.0°C

Lightning Ridge

46.9°C

Wanaaring

11.8°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

10.0°C

Thredbo Village

3.7°C

Perisher Valley

8.0°C

Mt Ginini

-1.9°C

Perisher Valley

NNW 77km/h

Thredbo Top Station
Windiest

111km/h

Parkes Ap

129km/h

Mudgee Ap

112km/h

Thredbo Top Station
-
no rain last hr Wettest

12.0mm

Hillview

29.8mm

Bowning

18.0mm

Albury Ap

18.0mm

Hume Reservoir
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
20 30 10% < 1mm Nil NNE 18 60 ENE 34 48
Cloudy
18 30 30% < 1mm Nil SSE 6 70 E 18 52
Mostly sunny
20 30 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 7 67 - -
Sunny
19 28 5% < 1mm Nil NE 17 62 ENE 26 41
Mostly sunny
19 28 30% < 1mm Nil NNE 20 73 NE 26 66
Cloudy
17 33 70% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
12 31 10% < 1mm Nil ENE 17 76 ESE 14 40
Mostly sunny
12 30 20% < 1mm Nil NE 19 67 N 18 42
Mostly sunny
13 34 30% < 1mm Nil NNW 6 63 NNW 23 32
Mostly sunny
13 23 90% 1-5mm Nil N 14 65 NNW 19 61
Mostly sunny
17 36 5% < 1mm Nil NE 10 54 WNW 11 28
Mostly sunny
18 35 30% < 1mm Nil NE 24 58 N 17 34
Mostly sunny
21 40 50% < 1mm Nil NNE 25 49 N 25 29
Mostly sunny
19 37 80% 1-5mm Nil NE 20 53 N 23 29
Mostly sunny
26 40 30% 1-5mm Nil NE 30 49 NE 22 27
Sunny
23 41 50% 1-5mm Nil NE 22 32 NNW 17 17
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