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NSW/ACT
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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Thursday Showers easing southern/central coast/ranges. Snow Alps. Dry elsewhere. Cold southerly winds.

  • Friday Cold. Showers on coast/ranges, mainly central. Early frost/fog patches & the odd shower in west.

  • Saturday Early frost/fog patches then increasing sunshine. Early showers central/northern coast/ranges.

  • Sunday Early frost/fog patches then mostly sunny. Mild northerly winds developing in the west.

  • Monday Chilly morning, mainly ranges and coast. Mostly sunny. Mild in the west and soutth.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 22/08 Tue 23/08 Wed 24/08

18.0°C

Grafton Ap
Hottest

26.1°C

Casino Ap

25.2°C

Casino Ap

19.5°C

Lord Howe Is Ap

27.0°C

Tibooburra Ap

-5.5°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-3.7°C

Thredbo Top Station

-6.8°C

Perisher Valley

-8.3°C

Perisher Valley

-10.4°C

Thredbo Top Station

WSW 37km/h

Lord Howe Is Ap
Windiest

66km/h

Murrurundi Gap

64km/h

Windy Point

79km/h

Wattamolla
-
no rain last hr Wettest

45.0mm

Bellata

90.6mm

Green Pigeon

85.4mm

Pt Perpendicular

85.4mm

Pt Perpendicular
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
-3 13 30% < 1mm Severe S 16 81 SSW 18 53
Frost then sunny
-1 19 10% < 1mm Severe - - - -
Frost then sunny
1 18 5% < 1mm High SSE 6 66 WSW 8 33
Mostly sunny
1 17 5% < 1mm High N 12 60 NNW 20 36
Frost then sunny
-4 4 50% < 1mm Severe WNW 14 82 WNW 19 72
Frost then sunny
-3 14 20% < 1mm Severe NW 8 76 WNW 24 44
Possible shower
6 19 60% < 1mm Nil SW 18 69 SSW 20 63
Frost then sunny
0 16 20% < 1mm High SSW 10 75 WSW 14 45
Frost then sunny
0 15 20% < 1mm High NW 6 85 WNW 14 52
Possible shower
5 20 30% < 1mm Slight SW 12 76 SSW 18 46
Clearing shower
10 18 40% < 1mm Nil WSW 20 69 SSW 13 45
Frost then sunny
-2 11 30% < 1mm Severe SW 10 75 WSW 18 59
Clearing shower
9 19 10% < 1mm Nil W 16 61 N 14 41
Frost then sunny
0 17 5% < 1mm High SSW 8 76 SW 13 45
Frost then sunny
0 14 20% < 1mm High NW 6 79 WNW 13 51
Mostly sunny
9 18 5% < 1mm Nil W 11 51 NNW 14 39
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Weather News

Snow season high becoming a low point

16:18 EST

The 2016 snow season has reached a new peak depth this week according to measurements taken today.

Late winter soaking causes flooding

16:13 EST

Rain gauges as far north as the Gulf of Carpentaria and south to Ulladulla have received decent rainfall in the last 24 hours, some of which caused dangerous flooding.

NSW weather: Bystanders 'watched helplessly' as 72yo man swept away by floodwaters

12:58 EST

A friend of a man feared drowned in floodwaters near Kyogle has told of "helplessly watching" the 72-year-old as he clung to a tree before being swept downstream.