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NSW/ACT
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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Wednesday SE sea breeze along the north coast. Isolated showers and storms in the far SE corner.

  • Thursday Possible showers in the east. Hot to very hot and dry in the west.

  • Friday Showers and storms in the east, mainly ranges. Hot and generally dry in the west.

  • Saturday Hot throughout. Generally sunny. Afternoon seabreezes on the coast. Dry inland.

  • Sunday Mostly dry day. Hot in the far N, cooler in S. Mostly sunny. Southerly winds moving through the S.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 07/02 Mon 08/02 Tue 09/02

38.6°C

Wilcannia Ap
Hottest

38.8°C

Wilcannia Ap

40.0°C

Pooncarie

40.1°C

Menindee

40.2°C

Wilcannia Ap

14.0°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

5.0°C

Thredbo Village

5.6°C

Bombala

7.0°C

Woolbrook

1.1°C

Perisher Valley

NE 35km/h

Bellambi Pt
Windiest

53km/h

Evans Head

90km/h

Windy Point

87km/h

Windy Point
-
no rain last hr Wettest

5.4mm

Cape Byron

9.0mm

Crawford

6.6mm

Lord Howe Is Ap

7.0mm

Lord Howe Is 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 33.6°C at
Naradhan in 1973
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 2016
Station
(Group by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
13.1 +0.0 23.6 -1.4 17 20.6 20
14.8 -0.2 26.3 -0.1 7.0 7
21.5 -0.1 35.4 +0.3 14 0.0 0
19.1 +0.6 34.7 +2.5 0.0 0
10.0 -1.2 19.7 -1.0 19.0 22
11.9 -1.2 27.0 -0.2 21.0 36
15.9 -1.7 30.3 -1.4 18 1.2 2
16.8 -0.7 32.2 +0.0 3.4 11
11.1 -1.5 24.4 -1.2 17 0.0 0
19.5 +0.7 27.3 +1.5 18.6 16
15.5 -1.4 31.2 -0.1 20 0.6 1
16.3 -0.1 30.4 -0.5 16.2 39
17.8 -0.3 27.3 -0.3 26.6 23
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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