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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Friday Very hot in the north with isolated thunderstorms. Cloudy in the east with possible late storms.

  • Saturday Showers and thunderstorms in the north and east. Hot in the north, cooler towards the coast.

  • Sunday Showers and storms in the northeast, some severe. Hot in the north and west, mild in the east.

  • Monday Showers and storms over the northeast. Mild in the east, very warm in the west.

  • Tuesday Showers along the coast, storms in the northeast. Warm-to-hot west of the ranges, cooler in the east.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 21/02 Wed 22/02 Thu 23/02

40.2°C

Bourke Ap
Hottest

34.5°C

Lightning Ridge

40.0°C

Menindee

42.3°C

Wanaaring

47.9°C

Walgett Ap

14.6°C

Bombala
Coldest

2.8°C

Perisher Valley

7.2°C

Cooma

4.0°C

Thredbo Village

-2.7°C

Thredbo Top Station

SSW 42km/h

Green Cape
Windiest

59km/h

Windy Point

88km/h

Thredbo Top Station

66km/h

Thredbo Top Station
-
no rain last hr Wettest

20.2mm

Ginninderra

1.0mm

Krambach

7.8mm

Mt Boyce

18.2mm

Nullo Mountain
New South Wales/ACT's Records for February
Max Min Rain
Highest 48.5°C at
Ivanhoe in 2004
Lowest 0.3°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 2005
Highest 33.6°C at
Naradhan in 1973
Lowest -7.0°C at
Perisher Valley in 1979
Highest 454.2mm at
Bega Meringo Street in 1919

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 %
Possible shower
12 24 60% 1-5mm Nil ESE 22 90 ESE 24 67
Possible shower
13 26 40% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
21 36 20% < 1mm Nil E 27 45 E 22 26
Sunny
21 35 20% < 1mm Nil E 26 44 E 26 24
Mostly sunny
8 20 10% < 1mm Nil ESE 16 69 E 15 50
Possible shower
11 27 40% 1-5mm Nil SE 12 74 ESE 23 44
Showers
19 25 90% 10-20mm Nil S 11 84 SE 12 79
Late shower
16 33 10% < 1mm Nil ESE 22 62 ESE 22 28
Sunny
16 33 5% < 1mm Nil E 22 60 ESE 22 24
Showers
18 26 90% 10-20mm Nil S 7 87 SE 14 74
Showers easing
19 24 90% 5-10mm Nil SE 10 79 SE 24 65
Mostly sunny
12 26 40% < 1mm Nil ESE 24 73 E 22 40
Possible shower
20 26 90% 5-10mm Nil SE 18 74 SE 27 69
Late shower
15 31 70% 1-5mm Nil SE 14 57 SE 20 35
Sunny
14 33 5% < 1mm Nil E 18 57 E 21 21
Possible shower
20 24 90% 1-5mm Nil SE 17 78 SE 18 82
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