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NSW/ACT
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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Friday Winds and showers easing in the southeast. Mostly sunny in the north and mild.

  • Saturday Showers along the coast, heaviest in the south. Generally sunny inland after chilly start.

  • Sunday Showers along the coast, gusty in the south. Mostly sunny inland.

  • Monday The odd showers along the coast and tablelands. Mostly dry and sunny in the west.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 25/08 Wed 26/08 Thu 27/08

20.4°C

Casino Ap
Hottest

28.6°C

Grafton

27.5°C

Casino Ap

23.0°C

Sydney Ap

31.1°C

Tibooburra Ap

-1.4°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-3.6°C

Thredbo Top Station

-1.0°C

Thredbo Top Station

-2.0°C

Mt Ginini

-12.8°C

Perisher Valley

SSW 51km/h

Green Cape
Windiest

94km/h

Pt Perpendicular

75km/h

Cabramurra

75km/h

Trangie
-
no rain last hr Wettest

277.6mm

Kangaroo Valley

48.2mm

Beaumont

40.0mm

Green Cape

40.0mm

Green Cape
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 2015
Station
(Group by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
2.2 +0.4 14.0 +0.1 55.0 121
3.1 -0.0 17.1 -0.8 92.4 273
4.9 -0.1 20.7 -0.7 8.0 63
5.6 -0.0 17.1 -0.8 36.4 201
-0.7 -0.3 3.8 -1.2 148.2 118
1.2 +0.2 13.6 +0.5 65.0 142
8.8 +0.5 21.3 +1.5 27.0 37
3.8 +0.5 16.9 -0.6 39.4 96
5.1 +1.3 14.8 -1.9 42.0 129
1.9 +1.0 10.6 -0.7 92.2 107
9.8 +0.8 19.3 +1.5 71.8 89
2.2 -0.6 18.2 -0.2 53.8 136
4.6 +1.1 13.5 -1.0 85.4 168
7.2 +0.4 19.6 +0.9 30.4 44
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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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