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New South Wales/ACT Weather

NSW/ACT
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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Tuesday Heavy showers/storms in northeast. Cloudy and warm along coast, mild inland.

  • Wednesday Heavy rain/showers in the northeast. Scatteredshowers in southwest, very warm NW.

  • Thursday Showers in the E, possible storm in the N. Generally warm and dry W of ranges.

  • Friday Showers in the E, possible storm in the NE. Mild-to-warm throughout.

  • Saturday A few coastal showers, the odd storm in the NE. Mild along the coast, warm in the west.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 21/04 Sun 22/04 Mon 23/04

31.0°C

Smithville
Hottest

32.3°C

Smithville

32.9°C

Smithville

34.6°C

Lake Victoria

40.5°C

Pooncarie

9.6°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

1.0°C

Perisher Valley

1.0°C

Thredbo Village

0.1°C

Perisher Valley

-3.0°C

Perisher Valley

N 31km/h

Green Cape
Windiest

77km/h

Cape Byron

59km/h

Windy Point

61km/h

Cape Byron
-
no rain last hr Wettest

46.8mm

Ballina Ap

38.4mm

Evans Head

35.2mm

Lord Howe Is Ap

31.4mm

Evans Head
New South Wales/ACT's Records for April
Max Min Rain
Highest 41.7°C at
Deniliquin in 1875
Lowest -5.6°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1978
Highest 26.2°C at
White Cliffs in 2005
Lowest -13.0°C at
Charlotte Pass in 2009
Highest 404.6mm at
Coffs Harbour in 1963

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
5 18 70% 1-5mm Slight ESE 17 90 SSE 16 55
Mostly sunny
7 22 20% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
15 27 60% 1-5mm Nil E 17 48 SSE 8 29
Mostly sunny
15 26 30% < 1mm Nil ENE 19 39 ENE 12 23
Mostly sunny
5 14 80% < 1mm Slight NNE 9 63 W 14 53
Mostly sunny
5 21 30% < 1mm Slight E 5 72 ENE 13 36
Possible shower
15 23 90% 1-5mm Nil SSW 15 78 S 14 70
Mostly sunny
11 24 40% < 1mm Nil E 22 66 SE 12 34
Mostly sunny
12 26 40% 1-5mm Nil ENE 16 49 E 13 27
Possible shower
13 23 90% 1-5mm Nil SSW 8 88 S 15 68
Possible shower
15 21 50% < 1mm Nil SW 14 79 S 16 60
Mostly sunny
5 19 70% 1-5mm Slight E 17 73 ESE 14 44
Possible shower
15 21 30% < 1mm Nil SSW 13 66 SSE 17 57
Mostly sunny
10 24 60% < 1mm Nil SE 12 59 S 12 32
Mostly sunny
9 24 50% 1-5mm Nil ENE 16 59 E 10 32
Possible shower
14 20 40% < 1mm Nil SSW 12 67 SSE 14 69
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