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New South Wales/ACT Weather

NSW/ACT
Tue 10:35 EST
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Tuesday Light winds and mostly sunny skies. Mild throughout.

  • Wednesday Patchy rain developing over southern/central parts. Dry and warm elsewhere. Gusty winds in southeast.

  • Thursday Showers for the northwest and east. Warm in the north, mild in the south.

  • Friday Patchy showers and storms in the northeast. Mostly sunny and dry elsewhere.

  • Saturday Mild with gusty NE winds throughout. Showers in the southeast.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 23/09 Sun 24/09 Mon 25/09

32.3°C

Smithville
Hottest

40.5°C

Wilcannia Ap

39.0°C

Mungindi

38.0°C

Evans Head

40.5°C

Wilcannia Ap

1.7°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-0.2°C

Thredbo Top Station

-2.0°C

Thredbo Top Station

-4.0°C

Thredbo Top Station

-9.5°C

Perisher Valley

S 37km/h

Green Cape
Windiest

109km/h

Thredbo Top Station

116km/h

Thredbo Top Station

85km/h

Throsby Point
-
no rain last hr Wettest

0.2mm

Taree Ap

3.0mm

Lightning Ridge

11.0mm

Thredbo Village

11.0mm

Thredbo Village
New South Wales/ACT's Records for September
Max Min Rain
Highest 39.6°C at
Wanaaring in 2004
Lowest -6.0°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1995
Highest 25.8°C at
Bourke Ap in 2003
Lowest -16.7°C at
Charlotte Pass in 1970
Highest 362.4mm at
Narooma in 1992

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
2 21 30% < 1mm Moderate SW 13 56 WSW 20 20
Mostly sunny
4 22 5% < 1mm Slight - - - -
Mostly sunny
10 25 10% < 1mm Nil SSE 17 32 S 12 15
Mostly sunny
7 22 30% < 1mm Nil SSE 14 50 S 15 23
Frost then sunny
1 8 10% < 1mm High W 16 65 W 23 61
Sunny
2 19 5% < 1mm Moderate WNW 10 60 WNW 27 28
Possible shower
11 26 30% < 1mm Nil SSW 12 55 SE 11 50
Mostly sunny
5 23 20% < 1mm Slight SSW 13 44 SW 20 16
Sunny
5 22 5% < 1mm Slight SW 11 59 WSW 22 20
Possible shower
11 27 60% < 1mm Nil SSW 9 72 SE 16 38
Sunny
13 23 10% < 1mm Nil W 16 51 S 20 31
Sunny
2 16 5% < 1mm Moderate SW 16 55 WSW 24 31
Sunny
12 23 20% < 1mm Nil W 15 39 SE 21 25
Mostly sunny
4 25 30% < 1mm Slight SW 6 43 WSW 14 14
Mostly sunny
5 19 5% < 1mm Slight W 12 69 WSW 22 36
Sunny
13 21 5% < 1mm Nil WSW 14 32 ESE 16 38
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Weather News

September heat records on the forecast

11:36 EST

Unprecedented September heat will affect southern Queensland and northern NSW on Wednesday and Thursday, causing some locations to break records for the second time in a week.

Come by Chance picnic races buoys spirits of farmers despite heat and dust and drought

11:22 EST

"I have come here when it's flooded and we can't get out, and I've come here when it's been that bloody dusty we can't see the races." The venue in question was the Come by Chance racecourse and campdraft grounds, on a black-soil floodplain in western New South Wales.

Dam levels across NSW continue to hold despite record dry winter

09:40 EST

Despite a record dry winter and extremely warm daytime temperatures in New South Wales over the last four months, the state's dams are still relatively full.