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NSW/ACT
Fri 19:59 EST
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • 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.

  • Monday Hot in the north grading mild in the south. Moderate winds in central parts, dry.

  • Tuesday Moderate westerlies in the east. Hot in the north, warm in the southeast.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 19/09 Wed 20/09 Thu 21/09

29.1°C

Tibooburra Ap
Hottest

33.1°C

Kempsey Ap

29.5°C

Forster

31.2°C

Menindee

37.2°C

Tibooburra Ap

5.5°C

Glen Innes Ap
Coldest

-6.1°C

Glen Innes Ap

-2.6°C

Armidale

-1.5°C

Woolbrook

-9.5°C

Perisher Valley

NNW 70km/h

Thredbo Top Station
Windiest

79km/h

Murrurundi Gap

53km/h

Thredbo Top Station

92km/h

Thredbo Top Station
-
no rain last hr Wettest

1.2mm

Perisher Valley

0.2mm

Lord Howe Is Ap

0.4mm

Braidwood

20.0mm

Casino Ap
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 %
Mostly sunny
11 27 60% 1-5mm Nil WNW 26 37 WNW 31 26
Possible shower
8 22 70% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
13 31 30% < 1mm Nil SE 11 17 SW 10 13
Mostly sunny
9 24 40% < 1mm Nil S 12 42 SW 11 22
Possible shower
3 6 60% 1-5mm Moderate WNW 24 78 WNW 25 73
Possible shower
5 17 10% < 1mm Slight WNW 25 53 W 34 35
Mostly sunny
17 32 70% 1-5mm Nil SSW 8 53 ENE 9 51
Mostly sunny
7 26 30% < 1mm Nil W 11 30 W 23 19
Mostly sunny
6 22 30% < 1mm Nil WNW 19 49 W 27 23
Mostly sunny
18 34 50% < 1mm Nil NW 15 36 NW 19 20
Sunny
17 27 50% 1-5mm Nil WNW 21 32 WNW 27 25
Mostly sunny
5 18 30% < 1mm Slight W 23 46 W 30 43
Sunny
15 26 30% < 1mm Nil NW 14 31 W 33 22
Mostly sunny
11 30 30% < 1mm Nil NW 11 24 WNW 22 12
Possible shower
6 19 20% < 1mm Nil WNW 19 61 W 26 36
Sunny
15 23 10% < 1mm Nil NW 16 31 W 31 37
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Weather News

Drought bites hard and drought maps questioned

17:46 EST

The accuracy of the current official figure of 66 per cent of Queensland being declared as in drought is being challenged.

Severe storm warning for south-east Queensland cancelled after series of cells sweep through region

16:36 EST

Severe thunderstorm warnings for south-east Queensland have been cancelled after a series of small cells swept through the region.

NSW weather: Record-breaking 40-degree temperature expected this weekend

16:24 EST

Total fire bans have been implemented across half of the state with some parts expected to hit 40 degrees Celsius for the first time in September since records began.