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New South Wales/ACT Weather

NSW/ACT
Fri 04:10 EDT
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Friday Showers and storms east, heaviest northeast. Rain central/W inland. Warm coast, cool inland.

  • Saturday Showers and storms for central/eastern parts. Dry and very warm in the far N & W.

  • Sunday Partly cloudy and warm to hot, coastal showers. Heavy showers/storms in NE, light coastal showers.

  • Monday Gusty showers and storms northeast. Hot, dry and breezy inland.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 11/12 Wed 12/12 Thu 13/12

23.5°C

Ballina Ap
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

42.0°C

Tibooburra Ap
Avg: Rec:

42.3°C

Wanaaring
Avg: Rec:

35.0°C

Lightning Ridge
Avg: Rec:

42.3°C

Wanaaring
Avg: Rec:

8.0°C

Perisher Valley
Avg: Rec:
- -
Coldest

5.0°C

Perisher Valley
Avg: Rec:
- -

8.2°C

Thredbo Top Station
Avg: Rec:
 

-0.1°C

Thredbo Top Station
Avg: Rec:

W 38km/h

Broken Hill Ap
Windiest

64km/h

Cobar

85km/h

Tibooburra Ap

107km/h

Coonamble Ap
-

2.4mm last hr

Glen Innes Ap
Avg: Rec:
Wettest

26.0mm

Bowra Sugarloaf
Avg: Rec:
- -

49.4mm

Mandurama
Avg: Rec:
- -
 

60.0mm

Mullumbimby
Avg: Rec:
- -
New South Wales/ACT's Records for December
Max Min Rain
Highest 48.9°C at
Bourke in 1888
Lowest 0.1°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 2006
Highest 34.5°C at
Lake Cargelligo Ap in 2013
Lowest -9.6°C at
Cooma Ap in 1990
Highest 352.2mm at
Tyalgum in 1991

New South Wales/ACT Observations

Latest Observations
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
04:30 EDT
W 7 9 20.8 18.6 22.4 87 2 17.2 1000.2
04:30 EDT
N 4 9 20.4 19.9 23.3 97 1 10.6 999.5
04:30 EDT
N 6 9 16.8 16.6 18.0 99 1 13.6 1001.9
04:30 EDT
NNW 17 22 18.0 15.6 16.6 86 2 14.4 1006.4
04:30 EDT
SSE 2 7 13.8 13.6 14.6 99 1 34.8 1002.6
04:30 EDT
SSE 9 17 15.3 15.1 15.2 99 1 32.6 1001.9
04:30 EDT
E 30 35 10.8 10.6 5.3 99 1 19.2 -
04:30 EDT
W 7 11 20.5 15.5 20.8 73 2 0.2 1001.9
04:30 EDT
SW 13 15 15.5 13.9 14.2 90 1 4.0 1001.7
04:30 EDT
NNW 17 22 12.1 10.5 9.0 90 1 14.0 1001.0
04:30 EDT
ENE 9 11 15.6 13.6 14.9 88 1 21.2 1000.8
04:30 EDT
W 19 28 16.0 5.0 11.3 48 6 8.2 1003.2
04:30 EDT
W 39 50 11.6 3.9 2.7 59 6 0.0 1003.3
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Weather News

Wild weather set to continue after heavy rain strands scores of motorists

23:05 EDT

Victoria's north-east has been hit hard by torrential rain and flash flooding as intense storms sweep across the state, delivering up to a month's worth of rain in a single day and stranding cars on a major freeway.

Severe thunderstorms batter east coast of NSW with flash flooding and power outages

22:43 EDT

Emergency services have carried out four flood rescues as severe thunderstorms lashed the New South Wales east coast.

Tropical Cyclone Owen reaches category three on NT coast, may develop to category four today

18:50 EDT

Severe Tropical Cyclone Owen is tracking slowly along the Northern Territory's north-east coast, and is expected to batter a number of tiny communities and islands as it moves east towards Queensland.

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