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New South Wales/ACT Weather

Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Thursday Hot to very hot and mostly sunny throughout. Southerly winds in west, stronger later.

  • Friday Very hot in the north with isolated thunderstorms. Warm to hot with clear skies elsewhere.

  • Saturday Showers and thunderstorms in the north and east. Hot in the north, cooler towards the coast.

  • Sunday Showers and storms in the northeast, some severe. Hot in the north and west, mild in the east.

  • Monday Showers and storms east of the ranges. Mild in the east, very warm in the west.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 20/02 Tue 21/02 Wed 22/02

38.2°C

Bourke Ap
Hottest

32.4°C

Casino Ap

34.5°C

Lightning Ridge

40.0°C

Menindee

47.9°C

Walgett Ap

17.6°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-1.8°C

Thredbo Top Station

2.8°C

Perisher Valley

7.0°C

Cooma

-2.7°C

Thredbo Top Station

NNW 40km/h

Thredbo Top Station
Windiest

68km/h

Bombala

59km/h

Windy Point

88km/h

Thredbo Top Station
-
no rain last hr Wettest

14.2mm

Lord Howe Island

20.2mm

Ginninderra

0.2mm

Glen Innes Ap

0.2mm

Glen Innes Ap
New South Wales/ACT's Records for February
Max Min Rain
Highest 48.5°C at
Ivanhoe in 2004
Lowest 0.3°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 2005
Highest 33.6°C at
Naradhan in 1973
Lowest -7.0°C at
Perisher Valley in 1979
Highest 454.2mm at
Bega Meringo Street in 1919

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 %
Showers
21 26 90% 5-10mm Nil E 15 72 E 27 64
Showers
19 26 90% 10-20mm Nil SSE 9 93 SE 16 79
Showers
20 25 90% 10-20mm Nil SSE 12 88 SE 14 83
Showers
20 24 90% 5-10mm Nil E 12 76 E 24 62
Showers
20 24 90% 5-10mm Nil ENE 11 78 E 18 78
Sunny
15 30 40% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Showers increasing
13 23 90% 1-5mm Nil ESE 25 93 ESE 26 76
Late shower
12 27 40% < 1mm Nil E 19 72 E 22 36
Possible shower
12 31 40% < 1mm Nil ENE 6 70 E 20 31
Possible shower
10 22 50% 1-5mm Nil NNE 13 65 SSE 14 54
Possible shower
16 31 60% 1-5mm Nil ESE 16 57 ESE 24 39
Possible shower
16 34 60% 1-5mm Nil E 18 61 E 25 28
Sunny
18 35 20% < 1mm Nil ENE 18 52 E 16 24
Sunny
16 34 30% < 1mm Nil ENE 15 55 ENE 15 23
Sunny
21 36 40% < 1mm Nil E 19 40 ESE 21 25
Sunny
21 36 40% < 1mm Nil NE 19 41 ESE 16 20
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