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NSW/ACT
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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Thursday Rain in north and east, heaviest in northeast. Cool southerlies, strongest in northeast and coast.

  • Friday Rain in north and east contracting to northeast. Strong southerly winds easing later. Dry in west.

  • Saturday Cool in south & east. Light showers on coast. Dry inland. Southerly winds freshening.

  • Sunday Windy with showers on coast/ranges, mainly north. Generally dry, cool and breezy in the west.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 27/03 Tue 28/03 Wed 29/03

29.9°C

Bourke Ap
Hottest

44.0°C

Wilcannia Ap

40.2°C

Bourke Ap

39.0°C

Bourke Ap

44.0°C

Wilcannia Ap

8.9°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

6.1°C

Bombala

1.0°C

Thredbo Village
 

-0.7°C

Perisher Valley

NNW 51km/h

Thredbo Top Station
Windiest

101km/h

Wagga Wagga Ap

59km/h

Thredbo Top Station

90km/h

Thredbo Top Station
-
no rain last hr Wettest

24.6mm

Thredbo Top Station

14.8mm

Niangala
 

273.3mm

Dorrigo
New South Wales/ACT's Records for March
Max Min Rain
Highest 46.7°C at
Bourke in 1889
Lowest -0.6°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1970
Highest 30.6°C at
Lake Cargelligo Ap in 1991
Lowest -7.2°C at
Kiandra Chalet in 1964
Highest 434.0mm at
Broadwater Sugar Mill in 1974

New South Wales/ACT Monthly Summaries

March 2017
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
155 20.1 +2.5 25.7 +0.9 281.8 217
19.0 +2.7 26.6 +0.4 181.0 147
21 15.9 +3.2 25.0 +0.2 166.4 208
17 13.0 +1.8 22.8 -0.0 165.2 214
17 12.3 +2.6 24.6 +2.0 106.8 144
13.0 +2.3 26.2 +1.7 77.6 147
17 10.5 +1.7 18.8 +1.3 84.4 97
15.1 +0.8 29.5 +0.5 107.6 210
21 17.2 +2.8 30.8 +2.2 18 217.8 375
31 17.7 +3.4 33 32.3 +3.6 48.8 134
16.4 +3.0 30.7 +3.1 44.6 97
13 20.8 +2.5 15 35.1 +3.0 50.6 117
25 18.6 +3.5 25 33.6 +4.8 0.0 0
10  
A yellow cell indicates a probable monthly record for this site (sites with ≥ 10 years of records only). The number of years of records available for the relevant field for this month is indicated in black. See the station's climate page for full details.
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