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NSW/ACT
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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Thursday Mostly dry and sunny in the north. The odd shower in the south, possible snow in Alps.

  • Friday Showers clearing northeast early, dry otherwise. The odd shower in the south, possible snow in Alps.

  • Saturday Showers in south and alpine snow in southeast. Cold morning, becoming cool south and warm north.

  • Sunday Windy and cool over interior after cold morning. Showers and alpine snow in south.

  • Monday Cool with a few blustery showers near the coast. Dry with weak wind swest of the ranges.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 13/08 Tue 14/08 Wed 15/08

18.9°C

Lord Howe Is Ap
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

23.9°C

Scone
Avg: Rec:

24.7°C

Casino Ap
Avg: Rec:

30.3°C

Casino Ap
Avg: Rec:

30.3°C

Casino Ap
Avg: Rec:

-4.9°C

Thredbo Top Station
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

-6.6°C

Woolbrook
Avg: Rec:

-7.9°C

Glen Innes Ap
Avg: Rec:

-5.7°C

Thredbo Top Station
Avg: Rec:

-9.0°C

Glen Innes Ap
Avg: Rec:

W 31km/h

High Range
Windiest

74km/h

Windy Point

107km/h

Thredbo Top Station

118km/h

Thredbo Top Station
-
no rain last hr Wettest

2.2mm

Lord Howe Is Ap
Avg: Rec:

19.8mm

Ginninderra
Avg: Rec:
- -

30.2mm

Perisher Valley
Avg: Rec:
- -

30.2mm

Perisher Valley
Avg: Rec:
- -
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 %
Sunny
7 20 30% < 1mm Nil W 16 46 S 16 28
Sunny
1 23 5% < 1mm High W 8 51 SE 12 15
Sunny
3 21 5% < 1mm Moderate WSW 12 45 ESE 9 44
Sunny
6 20 30% < 1mm Nil WNW 20 48 S 19 31
Sunny
9 19 20% < 1mm Nil WSW 14 41 SSE 20 38
Frost then sunny
0 19 10% < 1mm High - - - -
Frost then sunny
-7 15 5% < 1mm Severe W 17 56 W 23 24
Frost then sunny
-3 11 10% < 1mm Severe WSW 15 73 W 20 42
Frost then sunny
-2 14 5% < 1mm Severe W 8 69 WNW 20 32
Frost then sunny
-2 3 10% < 1mm Severe W 12 94 W 13 81
Frost then sunny
-4 19 5% < 1mm Severe WNW 6 53 W 16 19
Frost then sunny
-2 19 5% < 1mm Severe NNW 6 56 WNW 17 21
Frost then sunny
-1 19 20% < 1mm Severe NNE 7 65 NW 16 27
Frost then sunny
0 15 10% < 1mm High NNW 4 85 W 9 46
Sunny
0 22 5% < 1mm High NE 10 32 NNW 13 11
Mostly sunny
6 22 30% < 1mm Nil N 16 31 NNW 26 13
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