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NSW/ACT
Tue 04:23 EDT
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Tuesday Showers on coast and ranges, mainly in north. Rain/storms scattering across the west, some heavy.

  • Wednesday Rain/storms, mainly on slopes/ranges and in south. Dry in the far west with cool change.

  • Thursday Showers/storms slopes/ranges/coast, mainly inland. Dry further west with cool-to-mild winds.

  • Friday Showers along east coast, possible storm northeast. Mostly clear and dry inland, very warm.

  • Saturday Showers and storms in the northeast. Showers in th south, very warm and dry northwest.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 13/10 Sun 14/10 Mon 15/10

25.3°C

Noona
Avg: Rec:
- -
Hottest

31.7°C

Smithville
Avg: Rec:
- -

33.6°C

Smithville
Avg: Rec:
- -

38.0°C

Smithville
Avg: Rec:
- -

38.0°C

Smithville
Avg: Rec:
- -

6.4°C

Mt Ginini
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

-1.0°C

Thredbo Village
Avg: Rec:

-0.7°C

Perisher Valley
Avg: Rec:
- -
 

-6.3°C

Thredbo Top Station
Avg: Rec:

NNW 74km/h

Thredbo Top Station
Windiest

62km/h

Windy Point

81km/h

Windy Point

85km/h

Thredbo Top Station
-

3.0mm last hr

Evans Head
Avg: Rec:
Wettest

78.8mm

Mona Vale
Avg: Rec:
- -

69.0mm

Nashua
Avg: Rec:
- -
 

161.8mm

Careys Peak
Avg: Rec:
- -
New South Wales/ACT's Records for October
Max Min Rain
Highest 43.9°C at
Cobar in 1881
Lowest -5.0°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1972
Highest 30.6°C at
Bourke in 1957
Lowest -12.0°C at
Charlotte Pass in 2006
Highest 525.0mm at
Charlotte Pass in 2011

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
16 23 30% < 1mm Nil SSW 16 71 SE 23 55
Possible shower
18 27 90% 1-5mm Nil SW 10 89 SE 19 66
Possible shower
17 26 70% 1-5mm Nil SW 16 81 SSE 18 72
Mostly sunny
17 23 60% 1-5mm Nil S 16 83 SE 24 64
Mostly sunny
15 21 50% 1-5mm Nil SSW 17 72 ESE 26 67
Sunny
8 24 40% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
7 25 50% 1-5mm Nil E 17 86 SSE 18 57
Sunny
5 21 30% < 1mm Slight ESE 19 74 E 17 46
Mostly sunny
5 24 10% < 1mm Slight NNE 10 63 NNW 17 31
Mostly sunny
4 16 50% < 1mm Slight NNW 16 67 WNW 19 45
Sunny
11 30 30% < 1mm Nil ESE 15 60 S 17 31
Sunny
10 29 20% < 1mm Nil SE 20 58 S 17 31
Sunny
9 27 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 11 53 S 13 26
Sunny
7 26 30% < 1mm Nil SSE 14 59 WSW 14 28
Sunny
14 31 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 17 35 S 12 14
Mostly sunny
14 27 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 19 46 E 13 19
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