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New South Wales/ACT Weather

NSW/ACT
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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Monday Strong, cold winds easing. Sunny north & coast. Light showers southern inland. Light snow to1000m.

  • Tuesday Cold morning with frost. Mostly sunny. Chance light showers on coast & far south ranges.

  • 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.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 31/07 Sat 01/08 Sun 02/08

21.3°C

Evans Head
Hottest

23.8°C

Tibooburra Ap

27.6°C

Tibooburra Ap

28.7°C

Port Macquarie Ap

29.0°C

Murwillumbah

-5.9°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-3.2°C

Thredbo Top Station

-1.7°C

Thredbo Top Station

-5.3°C

Thredbo Top Station

-6.1°C

Thredbo Top Station

SW 57km/h

Montague Is
Windiest

116km/h

Thredbo Top Station

107km/h

Thredbo Top Station

101km/h

Thredbo Top Station
-
no rain last hr Wettest

4.8mm

Lord Howe Island

55.2mm

Cabramurra

32.6mm

Perisher Valley

33.0mm

Perisher Valley
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 %
Possible shower
7 18 50% 1-5mm Nil W 15 76 SSW 18 42
Possible shower
6 20 30% 1-5mm Nil W 10 81 SSE 14 52
Possible shower
5 21 60% 1-5mm Slight SSW 13 70 SSE 17 49
Possible shower
7 18 60% 1-5mm Nil W 15 68 S 19 42
Mostly sunny
8 17 50% < 1mm Nil SSW 11 65 SSE 14 48
Frost then sunny
1 16 20% < 1mm High WSW 6 70 E 8 49
Frost then sunny
-3 14 20% < 1mm Severe ESE 17 80 ESE 21 43
Frost then sunny
-2 11 30% < 1mm Severe E 13 79 NE 16 59
Frost then sunny
-3 12 30% < 1mm Severe NE 7 91 NNE 17 49
Snow
-4 2 30% 1-5mm Severe NNE 14 100 WNW 13 89
Frost then sunny
0 18 20% < 1mm High SSE 8 72 SSE 14 30
Frost then sunny
0 16 20% < 1mm High ESE 11 93 E 14 44
Frost then sunny
1 15 30% < 1mm High ESE 8 100 E 12 49
Frost then sunny
1 13 40% < 1mm High ENE 7 92 NE 11 54
Mostly sunny
2 20 5% < 1mm Moderate SE 8 69 SSE 10 29
Mostly sunny
4 18 10% < 1mm Slight NE 16 61 NNE 22 31
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