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New South Wales/ACT Weather

NSW/ACT
Sun 23:03 EST
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Monday Strong, cold winds easing. Sunny north & coast. Light showers southern inland. Light snow to 800m.

  • Tuesday Cold morning with frost. Mostly sunny. Chance light showers on coast & far south ranges.

  • Wednesday Frosty morning. Cold wind increasing. Showers south & central. Snow to 800m in south.

  • Thursday Cold wind easing. Light showers southern inland. Light snow to 1000m on Alps Mostly sunny elsewhere.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 31/07 Sat 01/08 Sun 02/08

19.5°C

Lord Howe Is Ap
Hottest

23.8°C

Tibooburra Ap

27.6°C

Tibooburra Ap

29.0°C

Port Macquarie Ap

29.0°C

Port Macquarie Ap

-3.4°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-3.2°C

Thredbo Top Station

-1.7°C

Thredbo Top Station
 

-3.2°C

Thredbo Top Station

NNW 66km/h

Thredbo Top Station
Windiest

116km/h

Thredbo Top Station

107km/h

Thredbo Top Station

101km/h

Thredbo Top Station
-
no rain last hr Wettest

4.8mm

Lord Howe Island

55.2mm

Cabramurra
 

55.2mm

Cabramurra
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
-4 12 5% < 1mm Severe WSW 17 89 WSW 19 45
Mostly sunny
3 16 10% < 1mm Moderate SW 16 65 SW 16 47
Mostly sunny
4 16 5% < 1mm Slight SSW 10 69 SSW 13 39
Mostly sunny
6 14 5% < 1mm Nil SSW 8 72 SSW 13 44
Snow
-2 4 30% < 1mm Severe W 13 89 W 13 78
Frost then sunny
-3 13 10% < 1mm Severe NW 8 92 WNW 15 47
Mostly sunny
5 19 5% < 1mm Slight SW 18 55 SSE 19 44
Mostly sunny
2 14 10% < 1mm Moderate SW 13 85 SW 20 53
Mostly sunny
2 14 10% < 1mm Moderate WSW 9 100 SW 16 55
Sunny
5 18 5% < 1mm Slight NW 10 67 SE 13 41
Mostly sunny
7 17 50% < 1mm Nil WNW 20 60 SW 20 39
Possible shower
-1 9 30% < 1mm Severe WSW 15 87 SW 18 67
Mostly sunny
7 18 20% < 1mm Nil W 20 66 WSW 17 36
Frost then sunny
-1 15 5% < 1mm Severe WSW 7 78 WSW 13 39
Possible shower
2 13 30% < 1mm Moderate WSW 8 95 WSW 16 57
Mostly sunny
9 16 20% < 1mm Nil WSW 16 57 S 12 45
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Weather News

I thought it was supposed to be winter?

16:29 EST

Spring-like temperatures are bathing central and northern parts of New South Wales today, with some places experiencing record temperatures for this time of the year.

Rain and thunderstorms saturate southern NSW

12:27 EST

Areas of rain rolled across southern New South Wales yesterday and into early this morning, bringing some of the best August rainfall in several years for some places.

Tsunamis in Australia?

15:37 EST

With another earthquake of 5.7 magnitude being recorded today near off the southern Queensland coast, meteorologists and oceanographers are keeping a wary eye on the potential for tsunamis.