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NSW/ACT
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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Saturday Cold morning then mostly sunny. Cold in south. Light showers in south Early snow to 1000m on Alps.

  • Sunday Cloudier. Windier. Warmer ahead of colder change. Showers in west, south & central. Snow to 1000m.

  • Monday Cold southwesterlies. Sunny in the west. A few showers in far south and on C/N tablelands.

  • Tuesday Mostly sunny and dry throughout. Light winds. Cold frosty morning inland.

  • Wednesday Scattered showers on the southern tablelands. Mostly sunny and dry elsewhere. Cold morning.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 29/07 Thu 30/07 Fri 31/07

27.2°C

Tibooburra Ap
Hottest

20.0°C

Grafton

22.8°C

Mt Seaview

23.8°C

Tibooburra Ap

27.4°C

Tibooburra Ap

0.0°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-4.8°C

Thredbo Top Station

-3.8°C

Thredbo Top Station

-3.2°C

Thredbo Top Station

-3.2°C

Thredbo Top Station

NNW 53km/h

Thredbo Top Station
Windiest

79km/h

Thredbo Top Station

111km/h

Thredbo Top Station

116km/h

Thredbo Top Station
-
no rain last hr Wettest

8.8mm

Lord Howe Is Ap

4.2mm

Perisher Valley

4.8mm

Lord Howe Island

4.6mm

Perisher Valley
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
-2 12 20% < 1mm Severe SW 12 83 WSW 20 48
Frost then sunny
0 15 10% < 1mm High W 10 65 N 8 36
Mostly sunny
5 15 5% < 1mm Slight SSW 10 75 SW 17 41
Mostly sunny
5 13 20% < 1mm Slight SW 11 80 WSW 18 46
Snow developing
-4 0 20% 1-5mm Severe W 14 80 W 18 79
Frost then sunny
-4 10 80% < 1mm Severe NNW 9 77 W 23 44
Mostly sunny
7 18 60% < 1mm Nil SW 17 63 SSE 17 53
Frost then sunny
0 12 20% < 1mm High SSW 11 92 SW 20 51
Frost then sunny
0 11 40% < 1mm High WSW 8 100 WSW 18 56
Mostly sunny
8 18 70% < 1mm Nil WNW 13 80 SE 13 53
Mostly sunny
8 15 30% < 1mm Nil WNW 16 62 W 15 40
Frost then sunny
-3 7 80% < 1mm Severe SW 14 80 WSW 22 60
Mostly sunny
7 16 10% < 1mm Nil WNW 16 62 W 17 29
Frost then sunny
1 14 10% < 1mm High SW 6 74 W 15 39
Frost then sunny
-1 10 90% 1-5mm Severe WSW 6 84 WSW 18 52
Sunny
7 15 5% < 1mm Nil WSW 12 55 W 14 37
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