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NSW/ACT
Mon 22:00 EST
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Tuesday Light winds and mostly sunny skies. Milder throughout.

  • Wednesday Patchy rain developing over southern/central parts. Dry and elsewhere. Gusty winds in the southeast.

  • Thursday Showers for the north and west. Warm throughout.

  • Friday Patchy showers and storms in the northeast. Mostly sunny and dry elsewhere.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 23/09 Sun 24/09 Mon 25/09

24.3°C

Coffs Harbour
Hottest

40.5°C

Wilcannia Ap

39.0°C

Grafton

38.0°C

Evans Head

40.5°C

Wilcannia Ap

-2.3°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-0.2°C

Thredbo Top Station

-1.7°C

Thredbo Top Station
 

-9.5°C

Perisher Valley

NW 46km/h

Thredbo Top Station
Windiest

109km/h

Thredbo Top Station

116km/h

Thredbo Top Station

85km/h

Throsby Point
-
no rain last hr Wettest

0.2mm

Taree Ap

3.0mm

Lightning Ridge
 

28.0mm

Elderslie
New South Wales/ACT's Records for September
Max Min Rain
Highest 39.6°C at
Wanaaring in 2004
Lowest -6.0°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1995
Highest 25.8°C at
Bourke Ap in 2003
Lowest -16.7°C at
Charlotte Pass in 1970
Highest 362.4mm at
Narooma in 1992

New South Wales/ACT Monthly Summaries

September 2017
Station
(Group by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
21 3.3 -1.5 18.6 +1.1 7.2 13
5.0 -1.1 21.6 +1.4 21 0.0 0
7.4 -1.9 26.4 +0.6 0.0 0
8.3 -0.1 23.1 +1.4 0.0 0
0.7 -1.2 6.8 -2.0 66.4 53
2.0 -1.2 17.6 +1.3 5.8 11
4.0 -2.0 23.1 +2.0 5.0 10
5.1 -0.8 22.0 +2.0 52 0.0 0
2.0 -1.3 15.5 +0.7 26.0 31
11.7 +0.6 23.1 +3.0 159 0.2 0
22 3.1 -2.8 23.6 +1.8 9.2 19
4.5 -0.6 18.8 +1.1 8.0 16
8.0 -1.1 24.8 +3.4 13.8 21
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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