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New South Wales/ACT Weather

NSW/ACT
Tue 16:18 EST
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Tuesday Showers & smal hail, mainly ranges. Snow on ranges. Warm in NE. Colder gusty southerly change.

  • Wednesday Very cool in the south, mild in the north. Southwesterly flow, strongest along the coast.

  • Thursday Light isolated showers in the southwest and coast. Southerly flow along coast, light/variable inland.

  • Friday Showers in the south and along the coast. Cool to mild throughout.

  • Saturday Showers, heaviest along the coast. Mostly dry west of the ranges. Mild throughout.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 30/08 Sun 31/08 Mon 01/09

20.6°C

Ballina Ap
Hottest

26.8°C

Pooncarie

27.9°C

Pooncarie

27.9°C

White Cliffs Ap

28.0°C

Casino Ap

-4.8°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-4.8°C

Perisher Valley

-3.0°C

Cooma

-4.0°C

Thredbo Top Station

-4.8°C

Thredbo Top Station

N 77km/h

Green Cape
Windiest

79km/h

Wattamolla

79km/h

Thredbo Top Station

116km/h

Thredbo Top Station
-

3.0mm last hr

Nerriga
Wettest

57.0mm

Kulnura

32.8mm

Lawrence

63.0mm

Montague Is

31.4mm

Lord Howe Is Ap
New South Wales/ACT's Records for September
Max Min Rain
Highest 39.6°C at
Wanaaring in 2004
Lowest -6.0°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1995
Highest 25.8°C at
Bourke Ap in 2003
Lowest -16.7°C at
Charlotte Pass in 1970
Highest 362.4mm at
Narooma in 1992

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
10 23 70% < 1mm Nil N 18 69 NE 27 43
Possible shower
12 23 60% < 1mm Nil NNW 5 73 E 11 49
Mostly sunny
11 23 40% < 1mm Nil SW 12 62 ESE 20 43
Possible shower
10 21 30% < 1mm Nil NW 15 65 NE 23 49
Possible shower
12 21 60% < 1mm Nil N 18 60 NE 27 53
Possible shower
6 22 80% 1-5mm Nil N 14 65 N 13 50
Mostly sunny
2 20 30% < 1mm Moderate ENE 16 63 N 18 31
Possible shower
3 16 80% 1-5mm Moderate N 22 76 NNW 23 54
Possible shower
2 18 90% 1-5mm Moderate NNW 15 74 NW 24 43
Showers
4 9 95% 5-10mm Slight NNW 23 69 NNW 21 66
Mostly sunny
6 24 10% < 1mm Nil NE 11 49 WNW 17 25
Possible shower
7 23 50% < 1mm Nil E 20 68 N 21 34
Possible shower
9 23 80% 1-5mm Nil NNE 24 61 N 24 30
Showers
7 20 90% 5-10mm Nil E 20 67 E 19 44
Mostly sunny
11 28 30% < 1mm Nil NNE 23 43 N 22 20
Possible shower
12 25 50% 1-5mm Nil NNE 31 39 NW 36 17
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Weather News

Spring starting damp in WA

18:11 EST

The Southwest Land Division is starting spring as winter ended, wet, helping grain crops recover after a drier-than-normal winter The Southwest Land Division dried out during August then picked up reasonable rain at the end of the month and is about to get spring off to a wet start, giving grain farmers some hope.

Rains fall across Mallee over weekend but farmers want more

16:36 EST

Broadacre crop growers in the Mallee region of South Australia and Victoria could be able to minimise losses from severe frost if they get more decent rain.

South Australia warned of another severe bushfire season

15:08 EST

The latest bushfire outlook has warned of a heightened risk of fires across South Australia this summer.