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NSW/ACT
Sat 04:46 EST
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Saturday Very windy in the east, camler in the west. Coastal showers, dry west of the ranges.

  • Sunday Evening showers in the southwest. Mild in the north, grading cool in the south.

  • Monday Widespread showers, heaviest in the south. Cold in the south, mild elsewhere. Gusty west.

  • Tuesday Light showers in the south. Warm in the north, grading to cool in the south.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 16/08 Thu 17/08 Fri 18/08

12.5°C

Lord Howe Is Ap
Hottest

33.2°C

Coffs Harbour

32.0°C

Murwillumbah

26.0°C

Murwillumbah

34.0°C

Smithville

-7.4°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-2.9°C

Mudgee Ap

-5.6°C

Thredbo Top Station
 

-11.0°C

Thredbo Top Station

SSW 51km/h

Windy Point
Windiest

103km/h

Windy Point

100km/h

Nowra Ran Air Station

107km/h

Windy Point
-
no rain last hr Wettest

52.0mm

Perisher Valley

40.0mm

Perisher Valley
 

192.0mm

Blandford
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 Monthly Summaries

August 2017
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
10.3 +1.3 20.5 +2.6 22.8 28
7.0 +0.1 21.1 +2.4 7.0 10
4.0 +0.9 18.6 +0.7 22.8 64
3.2 +1.4 15.3 +1.5 15.6 31
1.8 +0.9 11.5 +0.3 62.0 72
2.8 +1.8 14.0 +0.9 46.6 102
-0.5 -0.1 3.4 -1.6 192.4 153
1.7 -1.1 19.2 +0.9 20.6 49
3.1 -0.2 18.7 +1.3 20.4 49
4.3 +0.4 16.8 +0.2 26.2 79
4.2 +0.7 14.6 +0.1 47.6 93
6.5 +1.5 22.1 +0.8 10.0 77
6.5 +1.0 19.0 +1.2 11.4 60
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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