Fairfax Media Network

New South Wales/ACT Weather

NSW/ACT
Sat 22:00 EST
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • 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
Thu 27/08 Fri 28/08 Sat 29/08

16.4°C

Yamba
Hottest

22.7°C

Sydney Ap

24.0°C

Murwillumbah

23.0°C

Grafton

31.1°C

Tibooburra Ap

-3.6°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-1.7°C

Thredbo Top Station

-6.3°C

Thredbo Top Station
 

-12.8°C

Perisher Valley

WSW 37km/h

Green Cape
Windiest

75km/h

Trangie

66km/h

Green Cape

79km/h

Green Cape
-
no rain last hr Wettest

39.6mm

Green Cape

15.6mm

Pt Perpendicular
 

277.6mm

Kangaroo 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 %
Possible shower
2 12 60% 1-5mm Moderate NW 32 94 WNW 35 56
Showers
6 18 80% 5-10mm Nil N 10 82 WSW 14 62
Mostly sunny
7 19 30% < 1mm Nil WNW 28 58 WSW 33 39
Mostly sunny
8 17 20% < 1mm Nil SW 33 72 WSW 34 48
Showers
2 5 60% 5-10mm Moderate NNW 16 100 W 18 89
Showers
4 13 80% 1-5mm Slight NNW 15 89 NW 24 65
Possible shower
9 23 60% < 1mm Nil N 21 66 NW 26 44
Possible shower
5 15 70% 1-5mm Slight NW 19 94 WNW 29 68
Possible shower
6 15 70% 1-5mm Nil NNW 16 100 WSW 25 75
Clearing shower
10 23 60% < 1mm Nil N 17 83 NW 25 46
Showers
11 19 60% 1-5mm Nil NNW 23 65 WNW 31 42
Showers
4 9 80% 1-5mm Slight NW 23 93 NW 26 90
Showers
11 20 50% 1-5mm Nil NNW 19 68 WNW 31 45
Possible shower
5 15 40% 1-5mm Slight NW 20 81 WNW 28 51
Possible shower
6 15 90% 1-5mm Nil N 12 90 SW 17 68
Showers
12 17 60% 1-5mm Nil N 16 70 NW 26 62
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Snowfalls hit Tassie again

16:10 EST

A very cold airmass coupled with vigorous a low pressure system caused snow to fall to low levels in Tasmania last night and into this morning, leading to road delays and closures.

Shoalhaven oyster farmers face hundreds of thousands of dollars in losses as floods wash away salinity

13:36 EST

Oyster farms flooded in this week's downpour at Greenwell Point on the New South Wales south coast could lose hundreds of thousands of dollars' worth of oysters.

Police rescue motorists stranded in heavy snowfall in Tasmania's south

12:56 EST

Snow has affected some roads in Tasmania's south, prompting police to warn drivers to use extreme caution after a number of motorists were left stranded on Friday night.