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NSW/ACT
Tue 11:27 EST
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Tuesday Cold morning with frost. Mostly sunny. Chance light showers on coast & far south ranges.

  • Wednesday Frosty morning. Cold wind increasing. Showers south & central. Snow to 800m in south.

  • Thursday Cold wind easing. Light showers southern inland. Light snow to 1000m on Alps Mostly sunny elsewhere.

  • Friday Cold morning with frost. Cool, mostly sunny day. Cloud increasing in the southwest.

  • Saturday Cold frosty morning for most inland towns. Possible showers on the north coast.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 01/08 Sun 02/08 Mon 03/08

18.9°C

Grafton
Hottest

27.6°C

Tibooburra Ap

28.7°C

Port Macquarie Ap

29.0°C

Murwillumbah

29.0°C

Murwillumbah

-5.8°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-1.7°C

Thredbo Top Station

-5.3°C

Thredbo Top Station

-13.0°C

Perisher Valley

-13.0°C

Perisher Valley

NW 38km/h

Thredbo Top Station
Windiest

107km/h

Thredbo Top Station

101km/h

Thredbo Top Station

105km/h

Thredbo Top Station
-
no rain last hr Wettest

55.2mm

Cabramurra

32.6mm

Perisher Valley

6.0mm

Perisher Valley

6.0mm

Perisher 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 %
Frost then sunny
0 15 5% < 1mm High WNW 22 70 W 27 40
Possible shower
2 17 50% 1-5mm Moderate NNW 9 71 W 8 44
Sunny
4 22 20% < 1mm Slight WSW 10 61 WNW 17 26
Mostly sunny
6 18 5% < 1mm Nil WNW 17 66 WSW 26 33
Snow
-2 2 60% 1-5mm Severe WNW 20 97 NW 19 88
Possible shower
0 13 80% < 1mm High NW 18 88 WNW 25 49
Sunny
6 23 5% < 1mm Nil W 14 56 ENE 17 35
Mostly sunny
3 18 40% < 1mm Moderate NNW 14 77 WNW 22 42
Mostly sunny
5 16 50% < 1mm Slight NW 17 88 WNW 22 50
Sunny
7 22 5% < 1mm Nil NNW 11 68 NW 14 34
Mostly sunny
8 21 40% < 1mm Nil NW 21 57 WNW 23 31
Frost then sunny
0 12 60% 1-5mm High NW 20 71 WNW 24 58
Mostly sunny
8 21 20% < 1mm Nil NW 17 61 NNW 20 30
Mostly sunny
3 19 30% < 1mm Moderate NW 10 63 WNW 19 32
Possible shower
4 14 60% 1-5mm Slight NNW 14 84 WNW 19 53
Possible shower
9 19 10% < 1mm Nil NW 15 55 NNW 17 42
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11:53 EST

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