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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Friday Scattered showers and storms, mainly west. Hot in the north, warm elsewhere.

  • Saturday Sunny and dry in the south. Very hot in the N. Showers and storms in the northeast.

  • Sunday Very hot in the west grading to mild in the east. Showers in the eastern half of the state.

  • Monday Very hot in the west and hot in the east. A few coastal showers, mostly clear in the west.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 12/12 Wed 13/12 Thu 14/12

38.8°C

Walgett
Hottest

41.0°C

Smithville

45.0°C

Smithville

43.0°C

Tibooburra Ap

45.0°C

Smithville

14.7°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

5.0°C

Thredbo Top Station

9.0°C

Thredbo Village

10.0°C

Glen Innes Ap

0.5°C

Thredbo Top Station

NW 53km/h

Thredbo Top Station
Windiest

59km/h

Thredbo Top Station

83km/h

Thredbo Top Station

79km/h

Nerriga
-
no rain last hr Wettest

1.0mm

Braidwood

0.2mm

Bathurst Ap

10.0mm

Moruya Heads

10.4mm

Moruya Ap
New South Wales/ACT's Records for December
Max Min Rain
Highest 48.9°C at
Bourke in 1888
Lowest 0.1°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 2006
Highest 34.5°C at
Lake Cargelligo Ap in 2013
Lowest -9.6°C at
Cooma Ap in 1990
Highest 352.2mm at
Tyalgum in 1991

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 %
Mostly sunny
14 32 20% < 1mm Nil NW 18 56 W 13 33
Possible shower
18 34 30% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
29 45 20% < 1mm Nil N 33 18 N 27 8
Possible shower
28 39 50% 1-5mm Nil NW 25 31 NW 34 21
Possible shower
18 26 60% 1-5mm Nil N 24 50 NNW 28 44
Possible shower
19 36 40% < 1mm Nil NNW 16 47 NW 30 21
Mostly sunny
19 31 10% < 1mm Nil NNE 19 66 NE 24 59
Mostly sunny
25 41 20% < 1mm Nil N 30 29 NNW 30 13
Possible shower
29 43 60% 1-5mm Nil N 35 18 NNW 35 10
Mostly sunny
16 33 5% < 1mm Nil N 9 69 NE 19 41
Mostly sunny
20 38 10% < 1mm Nil NNE 13 56 ENE 26 36
Mostly sunny
19 34 50% < 1mm Nil N 25 45 NNW 25 24
Possible shower
21 33 40% < 1mm Nil NNE 13 54 NE 25 40
Mostly sunny
20 38 40% < 1mm Nil N 14 35 NW 15 17
Late shower
27 41 50% 1-5mm Nil NNE 26 29 NNW 30 15
Late shower
20 30 50% < 1mm Nil NNE 15 76 NE 24 61
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Weather News

Second surge of heat could challenge records

10:33 EDT

Another round of intense heat is about to sweep across southern and eastern Australia, challenging December heat records for the second time in a week.

Sydney weather: Temperatures hit 40C in western Sydney ahead of late cool change

18:43 EDT

Demand for ambulances has risen by 40 per cent across the Sydney metro area today, with temperatures in the western suburbs hitting 40 degrees Celsius.

How hot does it get in Australia?

14:43 EDT

With summer underway in Australia and heatwave conditions affecting a number of states this week, a lot of temperature observations are being compared to historical records.