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New South Wales/ACT Weather

forecast summary state forecast


Thursday Isolated showers in the east. Gusty about the far northeast.


Friday Chance of showers in the east, mainly on the coast. Mostly sunny elsewhere with light winds.


Saturday Showers along the coast easing, possible on ranges. Generally sunny west of the ranges.


Sunday Generally dry throughout. Mild with light winds state wide.


Monday Showers over the south and southwest. Gusty cool southwesterlies in the south.

current warnings most recent warnings

NSW/ACT - Thu 12:41 EST
Flood Warning - Orara River

NSW/ACT - Thu 12:35 EST
Flood Warning - Richmond/Wilson

NSW/ACT - Thu 11:07 EST
Coastal Wind Warning

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current extremes current extremes

Hottest
24.0°C
Coldest
4.3°C
Windiest
SSW 61km/h
Wettest
2.0mm last hr

historic extremes historic August extremes

Hottest Day
37.8°C
Coldest Day
-6.4°C
Hottest Night
23.3°C
Coldest Night
-20.6°C
Wettest 24hr
327.6mm

New South Wales/ACT Monthly Summaries

major stations | all stations
August 2014
station
(ungroup by district)
mean min anomaly mean max anomaly total rain percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
9.5 +0.5 18.4 +0.6 207.0 259
10.3 +2.1 19.7 -0.1 274.4 395
7.1 +0.3 18.6 -0.1 139.2 205
3.5 +0.4 17.1 -0.8 114.6 388
2.7 +1.0 12.8 -1.1 72.8 167
0.2 -0.7 11.4 +0.1 37.6 42
-0.9 -1.9 14.0 +0.9 26.8 58
-1.0 -0.6 5.9 +1.0 16 13.2 10
4.0 +1.2 18.4 +0.0 62.6 163
3.4 +0.1 17.6 +0.1 15.4 36
2.7 -1.2 17.1 +0.4 12.8 39
1.6 -2.0 15.4 +0.9 9.8 19
5.6 +0.6 20.0 -1.4 33.2 296
4.1 -1.5 16.6 -1.3 33.0 185
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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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