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New South Wales/ACT Weather

NSW/ACT
Sat 04:24 EDT
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Saturday Very hot and dry throughout. Milder along coast. Mostly sunny with light winds.

  • Sunday Isolated light showers in the NE/SE. Otherwise dry. Hot-to-very hot away from the coasts.

  • Monday Showers and storms developing in the southeast. Very hot inland. Hot along the coast.

  • Tuesday Showers and thunderstorms developing throughout. Very hot in the north & northwest. Hot elsewhere.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 17/01 Thu 18/01 Fri 19/01

30.4°C

Broken Hill Ap
Hottest

40.0°C

Smithville

43.0°C

Smithville

44.0°C

Smithville

47.3°C

Penrith

8.4°C

Cessnock Ap
Coldest

3.0°C

Woolbrook

5.0°C

Glen Innes Ap
 

-1.4°C

Thredbo Top Station

ENE 31km/h

Cabramurra
Windiest

66km/h

Windy Point

53km/h

Green Cape

81km/h

Windy Point
-
no rain last hr Wettest

6.8mm

Lord Howe Is Ap

0.4mm

Bankstown Ap
 

91.0mm

Rosebank
New South Wales/ACT's Records for January
Max Min Rain
Highest 49.7°C at
Bourke in 1878
Lowest 1.3°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 2012
Highest 34.4°C at
Gunnedah in 1905
Lowest -7.7°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1975
Highest 436.0mm at
Bellingen PO in 1997

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
14 31 50% 1-5mm Nil ENE 15 62 ESE 20 36
Possible shower
19 28 70% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
26 38 40% 1-5mm Nil ENE 20 36 NE 19 22
Mostly sunny
24 40 20% < 1mm Nil SE 21 26 SE 16 16
Showers
16 24 90% 5-10mm Nil NE 10 68 NNE 14 65
Showers increasing
18 33 60% 1-5mm Nil E 9 71 ENE 19 42
Possible shower
22 29 90% 1-5mm Nil NE 8 81 E 14 75
Possible shower
23 34 70% 5-10mm Nil NE 21 53 ENE 15 32
Possible shower
23 37 80% 5-10mm Nil ENE 12 52 ENE 16 29
Showers
20 30 90% 5-10mm Nil E 6 78 E 16 65
Possible shower
22 28 10% < 1mm Nil ENE 16 71 E 30 54
Possible shower
17 29 70% 5-10mm Nil ENE 17 66 ENE 15 48
Possible shower
23 30 80% < 1mm Nil ESE 12 74 E 24 65
Possible shower
21 37 40% < 1mm Nil NNE 10 42 ESE 14 21
Possible shower
23 36 80% 1-5mm Nil ENE 18 62 NE 15 38
Possible shower
21 27 90% 1-5mm Nil ESE 14 83 E 22 81
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21:03 EDT

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