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NSW/ACT
Thu 22:20 EDT
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Friday Showers and storms in central and northern areas. Strong afternoon southerly winds along the coast.

  • Saturday Showers and storms in the north and northeast. Mostly dry and mild elsewhere.

  • Sunday A few showers on the coast. Mostly sunny and mild inland.

  • Monday Showers in the north and east, dry west of ranges. Warm in the west, milder further east.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 17/10 Wed 18/10 Thu 19/10

24.5°C

Walgett Ap
Hottest

34.0°C

Pooncarie

34.0°C

Pooncarie

37.0°C

Smithville

37.2°C

Collarenebri

7.7°C

Perisher Valley
Coldest

0.0°C

Thredbo Village

2.0°C

Cooma
 

-5.5°C

Thredbo Top Station

SW 40km/h

Green Cape
Windiest

72km/h

Cape Byron

109km/h

Thredbo Top Station

81km/h

Thredbo Top Station
-

9.0mm last hr

Nyngan
Wettest

21.2mm

Point Lookout

2.0mm

Balranald
 

284.0mm

Lillian Rock
New South Wales/ACT's Records for October
Max Min Rain
Highest 43.9°C at
Cobar in 1881
Lowest -5.0°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1972
Highest 30.6°C at
Bourke in 1957
Lowest -12.0°C at
Charlotte Pass in 2006
Highest 525.0mm at
Charlotte Pass in 2011

New South Wales/ACT Monthly Summaries

October 2017
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
15.9 +2.3 23.6 +1.4 159 0.2 0
67 14.5 +2.6 25.2 +1.5 19.4 26
8.4 +0.0 23.5 +1.5 0.8 2
21 10.3 +3.1 20.4 -0.1 79.2 105
5.5 +0.0 21.0 +2.9 25.8 34
6.2 +0.2 23.5 +4.0 17.0 28
5.5 +1.4 14.6 +2.4 28.2 28
22 11.9 +2.4 27.4 +2.0 73.8 134
11.5 +2.3 26.9 +1.9 40.0 86
10.9 +1.8 26.6 +2.5 30.4 77
8.4 +0.6 24.4 +2.8 28.2 50
16.2 +2.6 29.4 -0.4 43.4 209
12.7 +1.2 27.2 +1.6 10.0 40
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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