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NSW/ACT
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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Tuesday Heavy showers/storms in northeast. Cloudy and warm along coast, mild inland.

  • Wednesday Heavy rain/showers in the northeast. Scatteredshowers in southwest, very warm NW.

  • Thursday Showers in the E, possible storm in the N. Generally warm and dry W of ranges.

  • Friday Showers in the E, possible storm in the NE. Mild-to-warm throughout.

  • Saturday A few coastal showers, the odd storm in the NE. Mild along the coast, warm in the west.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 21/04 Sun 22/04 Mon 23/04

32.3°C

Wilcannia Ap
Hottest

32.3°C

Smithville

32.9°C

Smithville

34.6°C

Lake Victoria

40.5°C

Pooncarie

12.2°C

Armidale Ap
Coldest

1.0°C

Perisher Valley

1.0°C

Thredbo Village

0.1°C

Perisher Valley

-3.0°C

Perisher Valley

SSW 35km/h

Moree Ap
Windiest

77km/h

Cape Byron

59km/h

Windy Point

61km/h

Cape Byron
-

9.8mm last hr

Evans Head
Wettest

46.8mm

Ballina Ap

38.4mm

Evans Head

35.2mm

Lord Howe Is Ap

21.2mm

Evans Head
New South Wales/ACT's Records for April
Max Min Rain
Highest 41.7°C at
Deniliquin in 1875
Lowest -5.6°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1978
Highest 26.2°C at
White Cliffs in 2005
Lowest -13.0°C at
Charlotte Pass in 2009
Highest 404.6mm at
Coffs Harbour in 1963

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
15 21 70% 1-5mm Nil SSW 23 66 SSW 26 59
Showers
13 23 60% 1-5mm Nil SSW 12 80 S 19 65
Showers easing
15 23 70% 10-20mm Nil SSW 24 77 SSW 23 72
Showers
16 20 60% 1-5mm Nil SSW 21 76 SSW 25 57
Possible shower
15 19 60% 1-5mm Nil SSW 24 70 SSW 25 75
Possible shower
10 20 40% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
5 18 10% < 1mm Slight SE 23 86 SSE 22 58
Mostly sunny
3 17 10% < 1mm Moderate ESE 18 68 SE 19 46
Mostly sunny
5 20 5% < 1mm Slight S 11 64 SE 15 40
Mostly sunny
4 12 5% < 1mm Slight SE 12 64 SW 13 53
Mostly sunny
9 23 10% < 1mm Nil SSE 18 56 SSE 21 35
Mostly sunny
9 23 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 23 61 SE 18 32
Mostly sunny
9 24 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 15 47 SSE 14 28
Mostly sunny
7 22 5% < 1mm Nil E 10 55 S 10 31
Sunny
10 27 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 20 50 - -
Sunny
8 22 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 17 51 SSE 21 30
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