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New South Wales/ACT Weather

Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Tuesday Showers and the odd storm southern & central coast. Patchy light rain developing in the far west.

  • Wednesday Showers & the odd storm slopes, ranges & coast. Wettest about central coast The odd shower in west.

  • Thursday Isolated showers & the odd storm north & coast. Generally dry in the southern inland & far west.

  • Friday Rain/storms spreading across west, mainly north. Isolated showers/storms in east.

  • Saturday Rain and the odd storm contracting to the far east. A few showers lingering on southern slopes.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 28/05 Sun 29/05 Mon 30/05

21.3°C

Grafton
Hottest

23.5°C

Casino Ap

22.4°C

Grafton

23.0°C

Murwillumbah

33.0°C

Mungindi

0.9°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-8.0°C

Cooma Ap

-9.7°C

Cooma Ap

-6.0°C

Lithgow

-9.7°C

Cooma Ap

E 24km/h

Wagga Wagga Ap
Windiest

87km/h

Windy Point

64km/h

Green Cape

53km/h

Windy Point
-
no rain last hr Wettest

15.6mm

Lord Howe Island

7.8mm

Nundle

42.0mm

Ulladulla

103.2mm

Thredbo Top Station
New South Wales/ACT's Records for May
Max Min Rain
Highest 40.1°C at
Scone Ap in 1994
Lowest -6.0°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 2000
Highest 30.5°C at
Lake Cargelligo Ap in 1990
Lowest -14.2°C at
Namadgi National Park in 1987
Highest 320.0mm at
Lismore in 1921

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
13 21 70% 5-10mm Nil NE 16 79 N 17 63
Showers
11 24 50% < 1mm Nil WNW 9 100 WNW 10 61
Showers
11 22 60% 5-10mm Nil N 10 88 NNW 8 79
Possible shower
13 21 60% 1-5mm Nil N 20 81 W 20 63
Possible shower
14 20 70% 5-10mm Nil NE 16 70 N 15 70
Possible shower
5 20 80% 1-5mm Slight - - - -
Possible shower
4 15 50% 1-5mm Slight NNW 15 92 WNW 20 66
Possible shower
6 11 90% 1-5mm Nil N 16 98 NNW 16 84
Possible shower
6 15 90% 5-10mm Nil ESE 12 94 NNW 21 70
Showers
5 6 80% 5-10mm Slight E 19 100 NE 18 100
Possible shower
8 17 50% 1-5mm Nil WNW 10 87 WNW 13 59
Possible shower
8 16 80% 1-5mm Nil NNW 12 100 NW 14 75
Possible shower
7 16 80% 1-5mm Nil SSW 9 100 WSW 16 77
Possible shower
9 16 90% 1-5mm Nil ESE 12 95 WSW 12 73
Possible shower
7 18 60% < 1mm Nil WSW 10 92 W 13 65
Possible shower
7 14 60% 1-5mm Nil SW 14 90 WSW 20 62
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