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New South Wales/ACT Weather

Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Wednesday Mostly sunny. Cool about the coast. Warmer in west. Gentle winds.

  • Thursday Chilly morning. Mostly sunny. Warmer northerly winds developing.

  • Friday Northerly winds, warm in east, hot in west. The odd shower/storm in northeast and southeast.

  • Saturday Hot, dry, gusty northerly winds. Gusty cooler change, odd shower for west & south.

  • Sunday Hot gusty winds in NE then weak cooler change. Cooler wind easing. Showers about ranges, mainly S.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 17/09 Mon 18/09 Tue 19/09

24.7°C

Smithville
Hottest

27.3°C

Mungindi

31.8°C

Lightning Ridge

33.0°C

Grafton

35.9°C

Mungindi

3.9°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-7.0°C

Cooma

-3.7°C

Thredbo Top Station

-6.1°C

Glen Innes Ap

-9.5°C

Perisher Valley

SW 48km/h

Windy Point
Windiest

100km/h

Thredbo Top Station

114km/h

Thredbo Top Station

79km/h

Murrurundi Gap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

0.8mm

Thredbo Top Station

14.4mm

Perisher Valley

1.2mm

Perisher Valley

1.2mm

Perisher Valley
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
(group by district)
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Frost then sunny
-1 23 5% < 1mm Severe NNW 15 46 NW 18 25
Mostly sunny
3 26 40% < 1mm Moderate - - - -
Sunny
6 31 5% < 1mm Nil NE 17 20 N 11 7
Mostly sunny
11 29 20% < 1mm Nil N 31 18 NNW 27 9
Frost then sunny
2 12 5% < 1mm Moderate NNW 12 52 NW 19 52
Frost then sunny
1 23 5% < 1mm High NNW 8 60 NW 24 30
Sunny
9 26 5% < 1mm Nil N 15 62 - -
Mostly sunny
3 28 5% < 1mm Moderate NE 11 38 NNW 18 10
Mostly sunny
5 29 20% < 1mm Slight N 19 34 NNW 22 10
Increasing sunshine
9 27 10% < 1mm Nil N 7 61 NE 16 35
Mostly sunny
11 25 5% < 1mm Nil NNW 14 58 - -
Frost then sunny
1 21 5% < 1mm High N 13 42 NW 19 29
Mostly sunny
10 25 10% < 1mm Nil N 12 54 NE 24 37
Sunny
3 27 5% < 1mm Moderate NNE 7 38 - -
Mostly sunny
4 25 20% < 1mm Slight ENE 13 66 N 16 30
Mostly sunny
12 24 30% < 1mm Nil N 12 48 NE 23 49
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