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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Tuesday Heavy rain and strong winds increasing from west. Mild westerly change after a warm morning.

  • Wednesday Showers/storms and southerly winds spreading north. Potential for snow showers on the ranges.

  • Thursday Cool and windy in the east. Mostly dry. Mild in the west.

  • Friday Sunny in the northeast, partly cloudy elsewhere. Warm along coast, cooler inland.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy, showers in the south.. Warm in northeast, cooler elsewhere.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 22/04 Sun 23/04 Mon 24/04

22.3°C

Albion Park
Hottest

29.9°C

Mungindi

29.9°C

Mungindi

30.9°C

Wanaaring

34.4°C

Bourke Ap

5.1°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

0.2°C

Perisher Valley

1.0°C

Thredbo Village

5.0°C

Thredbo Village

-3.2°C

Thredbo Top Station

NNW 35km/h

Murrurundi Gap
Windiest

50km/h

Windy Point

40km/h

Canterbury

101km/h

Thredbo Top Station
-
no rain last hr Wettest

18.2mm

Mittagong

10.0mm

Woolbrook

28.4mm

Thredbo Top Station

40.0mm

Thredbo Top Station
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 %
Mostly sunny
13 24 10% < 1mm Nil NW 15 69 NNE 19 47
Possible shower
13 23 50% < 1mm Nil SW 10 65 E 13 57
Possible shower
14 23 70% 1-5mm Nil WNW 6 73 NE 11 68
Possible shower
14 22 50% < 1mm Nil NNW 14 84 NNE 15 52
Mostly sunny
13 22 30% < 1mm Nil NW 12 65 N 17 56
Mostly sunny
6 21 20% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
5 19 60% < 1mm Slight N 11 91 NW 15 78
Frost then sunny
2 16 40% < 1mm Moderate N 14 79 NW 18 66
Mostly sunny
3 17 40% < 1mm Moderate NW 10 81 NW 18 52
Mostly sunny
2 8 90% 1-5mm Moderate NW 15 84 WNW 18 82
Mostly sunny
7 23 20% < 1mm Nil NNE 8 64 NW 12 43
Mostly sunny
8 21 20% < 1mm Nil NE 14 75 NW 13 47
Mostly sunny
9 21 70% < 1mm Nil NNW 12 69 WNW 15 45
Mostly sunny
8 19 80% 1-5mm Nil NNW 9 75 WNW 14 51
Mostly sunny
10 23 5% < 1mm Nil SE 8 53 W 11 31
Possible shower
11 18 30% < 1mm Nil W 7 75 W 14 52
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