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New South Wales/ACT Weather

Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Monday Showers with a cool change in the far south later. Mostly dry and warm elsewhere.

  • Tuesday Showers in south and east, the odd storm. Cool in the south grading mild in the north.

  • Wednesday Showers over coast and ranges with gusty winds. Alpine snow showers. Mild and dry in west.

  • Thursday Shower and storms on the North Coast. Cool and dry elsewhere.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 28/04 Sat 29/04 Sun 30/04

18.7°C

Lord Howe Is Ap
Hottest

26.1°C

Menindee

24.9°C

Mungindi

26.0°C

Narrabri Ap

1.4°C

Goulburn Ap
Coldest

-3.4°C

Perisher Valley

-4.6°C

Perisher Valley
 

NW 44km/h

Thredbo Top Station
Windiest

75km/h

Cape Byron

55km/h

Green Cape

53km/h

Windy Point
-
no rain last hr Wettest

11.2mm

Cape Byron

1.4mm

Williamtown
 
New South Wales/ACT's Records for May
Max Min Rain
Highest 40.1°C at
Scone Ap in 1994
Lowest -6.0°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 2000
Highest 30.5°C at
Lake Cargelligo Ap in 1990
Lowest -14.2°C at
Namadgi National Park in 1987
Highest 320.0mm at
Lismore in 1921

New South Wales/ACT Monthly Summaries

May 2017
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
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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Weather News

Colder showery change moving through southern states

16:08 EST

A front is bringing a colder showery change to southern Australia, dropping temperatures by five-to-10 degrees.

North Queensland chills

09:54 EST

Some inland areas of Northern Queensland have had their coldest April morning in at least 60 years.

Fog and low cloud glooming southern Australia

14:41 EST

Large areas of southern Australia can expect a foggy start to the next few mornings, reducing visibility for the first few hours, even in the southeastern capitals.