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NSW/ACT
Wed 04:10 EST
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Wednesday Frosty morning. Cold wind increasing. Showers south & central. Snow to 800m in south.

  • Thursday Cold wind easing. Light showers southern inland. Light snow to 1000m on Alps Mostly sunny elsewhere.

  • Friday Cold morning with frost. Cool, mostly sunny day. Cloud increasing in the southwest.

  • Saturday Cold frosty morning for most inland towns. Possible showers on the north coast.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 02/08 Mon 03/08 Tue 04/08

14.7°C

Lord Howe Is Ap
Hottest

28.7°C

Port Macquarie Ap

28.8°C

Evans Head

20.0°C

Grafton

28.8°C

Evans Head

-5.7°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-5.3°C

Thredbo Top Station

-12.8°C

Perisher Valley
 

-12.8°C

Perisher Valley

NW 50km/h

Thredbo Top Station
Windiest

101km/h

Thredbo Top Station

105km/h

Thredbo Top Station

77km/h

High Range
-
no rain last hr Wettest

32.6mm

Perisher Valley

6.6mm

Sanctuary Point
 

55.2mm

Cabramurra
New South Wales/ACT's Records for August
Max Min Rain
Highest 37.8°C at
Mungindi in 2009
Lowest -6.4°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1974
Highest 23.3°C at
Lismore in 2009
Lowest -20.6°C at
Charlotte Pass in 1968
Highest 327.6mm at
Sydney in 1986

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
0 9 20% < 1mm High WSW 24 91 SW 26 46
Frost then sunny
1 14 20% < 1mm High WSW 19 71 SW 20 52
Mostly sunny
5 15 5% < 1mm Slight S 15 78 SSW 18 39
Mostly sunny
6 14 5% < 1mm Nil S 14 76 SSW 17 45
Snow
-3 1 40% 1-5mm Severe WSW 14 84 W 13 84
Frost then sunny
-3 11 20% < 1mm Severe W 13 88 WSW 19 50
Sunny
5 18 5% < 1mm Slight SW 19 56 SW 22 37
Mostly sunny
3 11 10% < 1mm Moderate SSW 18 90 SSW 25 55
Mostly sunny
2 13 20% < 1mm Moderate WSW 14 95 WSW 20 59
Mostly sunny
4 18 10% < 1mm Slight WNW 12 73 SSE 14 37
Windy
8 16 10% < 1mm Nil WNW 26 51 SW 27 32
Cloudy
-1 5 40% < 1mm Severe SSW 21 94 SW 22 75
Mostly sunny
7 16 10% < 1mm Nil W 25 57 WSW 26 33
Mostly sunny
3 12 5% < 1mm Moderate SSW 14 77 WSW 18 38
Possible shower
2 11 50% < 1mm Moderate WSW 13 85 WSW 17 62
Mostly sunny
8 15 30% < 1mm Nil SW 21 51 SSW 22 40
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