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New South Wales/ACT Weather

NSW/ACT
Sun 09:35 EST
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Sunday Mostly dry with light winds. High cloud spreading throughout. Warm inland.

  • Monday Cool morning, mainly ranges and coast. Cloud covering most of the state, but warm.

  • Tuesday Rain developing in the west and south. Warm in the north, cooler in the south.

  • Wednesday Rain contracting to the north of the state. Cooler change spreading to coast.

  • Thursday Showers from northwest stretching to central east. Mostly cloudy throughout.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 25/08 Fri 26/08 Sat 27/08

22.6°C

Casino Ap
Hottest

21.1°C

Grafton Ap

21.2°C

Murwillumbah

20.7°C

Murwillumbah

27.0°C

Tibooburra Ap

-1.7°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-6.7°C

Thredbo Top Station

-8.0°C

Perisher Valley

-24.0°C

Murrurundi

-24.0°C

Murrurundi

NW 37km/h

Thredbo Top Station
Windiest

72km/h

Windy Point

59km/h

Wattamolla

68km/h

Thredbo Top Station
-
no rain last hr Wettest

14.0mm

Barraba

35.4mm

Wyee

15.4mm

Mandurama

2.0mm

Tabulam
New South Wales/ACT's Records for August
Max Min Rain
Highest 37.8°C at
Mungindi in 2009
Lowest -6.4°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1974
Highest 23.3°C at
Lismore in 2009
Lowest -20.6°C at
Charlotte Pass in 1968
Highest 327.6mm at
Sydney in 1986

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
12 22 80% 1-5mm Nil WNW 10 70 ENE 18 60
Mostly sunny
11 25 30% < 1mm Nil NNW 8 91 NE 18 58
Possible shower
12 25 50% < 1mm Nil NNW 8 74 NE 13 72
Rain
13 21 80% 5-10mm Nil NW 14 75 ENE 14 63
Late shower
13 20 70% 1-5mm Nil WNW 9 62 ENE 16 67
Late shower
4 21 70% 1-5mm Slight - - - -
Possible shower
7 19 70% 1-5mm Nil NNW 15 89 NNW 18 67
Showers
6 14 90% 10-20mm Nil NNW 9 92 NNW 12 79
Late shower
5 17 80% 5-10mm Slight NW 5 86 NW 16 56
Possible shower
3 8 70% 1-5mm Moderate NW 10 88 NW 13 78
Rain
9 20 70% 1-5mm Nil NNE 10 85 NNW 11 67
Rain
9 19 80% 10-20mm Nil ENE 8 95 NE 9 78
Late shower
6 18 90% 5-10mm Nil ENE 5 95 NW 6 61
Possible shower
7 17 70% 1-5mm Nil NE 6 90 N 5 60
Rain
9 21 90% 10-20mm Nil E 9 93 ENE 9 70
Late shower
6 19 90% 10-20mm Nil ESE 6 71 NE 7 44
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Wet system on track for ski resorts

13:15 EST

Make the most of the next few days on the slopes as the weather is set to take a turn for the worse.

Waves pound southern WA

10:36 EST

A deep low pressure system has sent a wintry blast over southwest WA and has also generated some massive waves along parts of the southern and southwestern coasts.

Body of man swept away in Leycester Creek flooding on NSW north coast found

00:34 EST

Police have found the body of a 72-year-old man swept into floodwaters on the New South Wales north coast.