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New South Wales/ACT Weather

NSW/ACT
Wed 04:10 EST
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Wednesday Frosty morning. Cold wind increasing. Showers south & central. Snow to 800m in south.

  • Thursday Cold wind easing. Light showers southern inland. Light snow to 1000m on Alps Mostly sunny elsewhere.

  • Friday Cold morning with frost. Cool, mostly sunny day. Cloud increasing in the southwest.

  • Saturday Cold frosty morning for most inland towns. Possible showers on the north coast.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 02/08 Mon 03/08 Tue 04/08

16.3°C

Lord Howe Is Ap
Hottest

28.7°C

Port Macquarie Ap

28.8°C

Evans Head

20.0°C

Grafton

28.8°C

Evans Head

-5.1°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-5.3°C

Thredbo Top Station

-12.8°C

Perisher Valley

16.3°C

Lord Howe Is Ap

-12.8°C

Perisher Valley

WNW 40km/h

Nobbys Head
Windiest

101km/h

Thredbo Top Station

105km/h

Thredbo Top Station

77km/h

High Range
-
no rain last hr Wettest

32.6mm

Perisher Valley

6.6mm

Sanctuary Point
 

55.2mm

Cabramurra
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 %
Mostly sunny
7 18 50% < 1mm Nil W 11 78 SSE 16 42
Sunny
6 21 30% < 1mm Nil W 7 77 SE 12 49
Sunny
5 21 40% 1-5mm Slight SSW 12 72 ESE 15 53
Mostly sunny
8 18 40% < 1mm Nil W 12 71 SSE 12 45
Mostly sunny
8 16 30% < 1mm Nil SW 8 69 ENE 10 55
Frost then sunny
1 16 30% < 1mm High NW 5 78 NE 8 51
Frost then sunny
-4 14 30% < 1mm Severe ENE 13 91 WNW 18 44
Frost then sunny
-3 9 30% < 1mm Severe NNE 10 91 NNW 14 70
Frost then sunny
-2 12 50% < 1mm Severe NNE 4 94 NW 17 55
Snow
-3 2 30% 1-5mm Severe NNW 12 100 NW 14 93
Frost then sunny
-1 16 10% < 1mm Severe ESE 6 82 WNW 14 37
Frost then sunny
0 14 10% < 1mm High E 8 100 WSW 15 51
Frost then sunny
3 14 60% < 1mm Moderate NNE 8 97 WNW 13 54
Possible shower
2 12 70% 1-5mm Moderate NE 4 93 NNW 10 59
Mostly sunny
2 18 5% < 1mm Moderate SE 6 76 WNW 6 35
Mostly sunny
7 18 20% < 1mm Nil N 17 55 NNW 25 31
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