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NSW/ACT
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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Sunday Showers/storms along the coast, dry inland. Hot inland, warm along the coast.

  • Monday Rain and showers in the east, clear northwest. Very hot northwest grading warm to coast.

  • Tuesday Rain and showers in the northeast and east. Hot and dry in the west, moderate easterlies.

  • Wednesday Scattered showers along the NE coast. Hot inland, warm along the coast.

  • Thursday A few showers and storms in NE, dry elsewhere. Hot in the NW, milder towards rhe coast.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 15/02 Fri 16/02 Sat 17/02

38.1°C

Tibooburra Ap
Hottest

42.5°C

Collarenebri

40.0°C

Mungindi

40.0°C

Mungindi

45.7°C

Wilcannia Ap

18.2°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

1.1°C

Perisher Valley

1.0°C

Perisher Valley

2.0°C

West Wyalong Ap

-3.2°C

Perisher Valley

E 31km/h

Windy Point
Windiest

81km/h

Thredbo Top Station

68km/h

Lismore

57km/h

Nowra Ran Air Station
-
no rain last hr Wettest

4.0mm

Brays Creek

19.4mm

Tabulam

25.0mm

Armidale Ap

25.2mm

Armidale Ap
New South Wales/ACT's Records for February
Max Min Rain
Highest 48.5°C at
Ivanhoe in 2004
Lowest 0.3°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 2005
Highest 34.2°C at
White Cliffs Ap in 2017
Lowest -7.0°C at
Perisher Valley in 1979
Highest 454.2mm at
Bega Meringo Street in 1919

New South Wales/ACT Monthly Summaries

February 2018
Station
(Group by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
12.6 -0.6 26.9 +1.7 42.6 43
14.4 -0.6 28.0 +1.5 2.2 3
21.9 +0.1 37.4 +1.8 1.6 5
19.8 +1.3 34.3 +1.8 0.6 3
10.8 -0.4 20.8 +0.1 4.0 5
12.5 -0.6 30.3 +3.2 2.4 4
17.7 +0.1 34.1 +2.1 21 0.4 1
17.1 -0.5 34.0 +1.7 0.2 1
11.0 -1.6 28.2 +2.2 20 1.0 1
19.9 +1.1 27.9 +2.1 38.0 32
16.2 -0.7 34.7 +3.1 2.6 3
15.4 -1.0 32.8 +1.9 0.6 1
18.1 +0.0 29.6 +2.0 9.8 9
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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