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NSW/ACT
Wed 10:00 EST
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Wednesday Cold morning then mostly sunny and cool. The odd light shower on central and north coast.

  • Thursday Cold morning then mostly sunny. Cloudier & windier in south, light showers inland.

  • Friday Cold morning in north. Mostly sunny north & east. Cool in south. Light showers SW slopes. Snow Alps.

  • Saturday Cold morning then mostly sunny. Colder in south. Light showers on southwest slopes. Snow to 1000m.

  • Sunday . .

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 26/07 Mon 27/07 Tue 28/07

17.3°C

Coffs Harbour
Hottest

24.9°C

Evans Head

21.4°C

Casino Ap

19.0°C

Grafton

25.0°C

Murwillumbah

-2.4°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-7.6°C

Thredbo Top Station

-7.4°C

Woolbrook

-8.0°C

Perisher Valley

-11.0°C

Thredbo Village

SW 27km/h

Coffs Harbour
Windiest

101km/h

Thredbo Top Station

77km/h

Green Cape

66km/h

Green Cape
-
no rain last hr Wettest

19.2mm

Perisher Valley

1.0mm

Upper Darkwood

0.6mm

Bombala

0.6mm

Bombala
New South Wales/ACT's Records for July
Max Min Rain
Highest 36.4°C at
Broken Hill Ap in 1990
Lowest -6.9°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1978
Highest 20.6°C at
Lord Howe Island in 1942
Lowest -19.6°C at
Charlotte Pass in 2010
Highest 274.4mm at
Springwood in 1988

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
-2 15 5% < 1mm Severe NW 13 88 WNW 22 45
Frost then sunny
1 18 40% < 1mm High WNW 8 78 NE 9 44
Frost then sunny
2 20 5% < 1mm Moderate N 7 72 NW 13 34
Windy
7 17 30% < 1mm Nil NNW 22 53 NW 32 29
Late shower
-1 3 40% 1-5mm Severe WNW 16 84 WNW 20 74
Frost then sunny
-1 12 40% < 1mm Severe NNW 15 91 WNW 26 50
Mostly sunny
7 22 20% < 1mm Nil WSW 7 73 NNE 16 50
Frost then sunny
1 16 20% < 1mm High ENE 10 83 NW 20 46
Late shower
2 15 40% < 1mm Moderate NNW 11 92 NNW 21 50
Clearing shower
8 20 5% < 1mm Nil NW 5 91 NE 8 58
Mostly sunny
9 20 30% < 1mm Nil NW 15 68 NW 19 38
Frost then sunny
-1 11 20% < 1mm Severe NNW 15 85 NW 23 55
Mostly sunny
8 20 30% < 1mm Nil NW 16 81 NNW 23 27
Fog then sunny
1 18 5% < 1mm High ENE 7 75 WNW 17 36
Late shower
2 13 50% 1-5mm Moderate N 7 93 NW 18 54
Mostly sunny
10 19 20% < 1mm Nil NW 10 61 NNW 16 41
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19:12 EST

For many across New South Wales, July has been a cold month and for the younger generation, many won't be able to remember a month so cold.