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New South Wales/ACT Weather

NSW/ACT
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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Saturday Showers along the south coast. Generally sunny inland after chilly start.

  • Sunday Showers along the coast, gusty in the south. Mostly sunny inland.

  • Monday The odd showers along the coast and tablelands. Mostly dry and sunny in the west.

  • Tuesday Showers developing in the far west later. Generally sunny after cool morning elsewhere.

  • Wednesday Showers over western parts of the state. Drier in the north and east.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 26/08 Thu 27/08 Fri 28/08

21.3°C

Casino Ap
Hottest

27.5°C

Casino Ap

22.7°C

Sydney Ap

24.0°C

Murwillumbah

31.1°C

Tibooburra Ap

-4.2°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-1.0°C

Thredbo Top Station

-1.7°C

Thredbo Top Station

-6.0°C

Thredbo Top Station

-12.8°C

Perisher Valley

WSW 44km/h

Bombala
Windiest

75km/h

Cabramurra

75km/h

Trangie

66km/h

Green Cape
-
no rain last hr Wettest

48.2mm

Beaumont

39.6mm

Green Cape

16.0mm

Pt Perpendicular

16.0mm

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 16 5% < 1mm Severe WSW 18 67 WSW 20 30
Mostly sunny
1 18 5% < 1mm High SW 10 71 SSE 8 46
Sunny
3 23 60% < 1mm Moderate ENE 8 59 E 5 24
Late shower
7 22 90% 1-5mm Nil NNW 19 48 NNW 24 30
Frost then sunny
-2 6 30% < 1mm Severe NW 14 78 W 16 66
Frost then sunny
-1 16 40% < 1mm Severe W 9 74 WNW 21 38
Sunny
6 23 5% < 1mm Nil SW 12 47 E 13 36
Mostly sunny
2 18 30% < 1mm Moderate WSW 6 72 WSW 14 43
Cloudy
3 18 50% < 1mm Moderate NW 6 81 WNW 8 46
Sunny
6 23 20% < 1mm Nil NW 6 77 ESE 9 30
Sunny
9 20 5% < 1mm Nil WNW 19 53 S 14 32
Frost then sunny
0 12 20% < 1mm High WSW 16 73 WSW 16 53
Sunny
9 20 5% < 1mm Nil WNW 15 57 SSE 15 32
Frost then sunny
0 19 10% < 1mm High W 6 64 W 13 31
Mostly sunny
3 15 30% < 1mm Moderate WNW 5 74 W 10 51
Sunny
10 18 5% < 1mm Nil SW 14 52 SE 13 43
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