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New South Wales/ACT Weather

NSW/ACT
Wed 16:05 EST
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Wednesday Showers in the south, heaviest in southwest. Partly cloudy and dry elsewhere.

  • Thursday Showers throughout, heaviest about the ranges. Snow on peaks. Light showers along the coast.

  • Friday Westerlies strengthening in the west. Cloud in the south, sunny otherwise.

  • Saturday Cooler day throughout. Widespread showers. Gusty winds in the south and coast.

  • Sunday Cool. Patchy showers in the southeast. Windy along the coast. Dry in the west.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 22/05 Mon 23/05 Tue 24/05

25.1°C

Casino Ap
Hottest

30.1°C

Wanaaring

30.6°C

Mungindi

25.5°C

Grafton

33.0°C

Mungindi

-0.3°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

0.2°C

Glen Innes Ap

-6.0°C

Woolbrook

-7.7°C

Glen Innes Ap

-7.7°C

Glen Innes Ap

NW 40km/h

Thredbo Top Station
Windiest

116km/h

Thredbo Top Station

94km/h

High Range

83km/h

Lord Howe Is Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

15.0mm

Perisher Valley

14.4mm

Lord Howe Is Ap

10.8mm

Lord Howe Is Ap

5.0mm

Broken Hill Ap
New South Wales/ACT's Records for May
Max Min Rain
Highest 40.1°C at
Scone Ap in 1994
Lowest -6.0°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 2000
Highest 30.5°C at
Lake Cargelligo Ap in 1990
Lowest -14.2°C at
Namadgi National Park in 1987
Highest 320.0mm at
Lismore in 1921

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
16:10 EST
ENE 13 11 18.2 3.7 18.2 38 8 0.0 1013.3
16:10 EST
- 0 0 19.0 2.8 19.0 34 7 0.0 1013.6
16:10 EST
E 4 6 15.1 6.7 15.1 57 3 0.0 1012.1
16:10 EST
WNW 15 17 16.7 -11.8 16.7 13 20 0.0 1017.2
16:10 EST
SW 15 17 9.8 5.2 7.7 73 2 0.0 1016.3
16:10 EST
N 19 22 11.1 4.8 8.8 65 3 0.0 1014.2
16:10 EST
WSW 9 11 3.6 1.6 1.2 87 1 0.0 -
16:10 EST
NW 6 7 19.1 -5.7 19.1 18 15 0.0 1015.8
16:10 EST
NW 13 15 16.6 4.3 16.6 44 6 0.0 1016.0
16:10 EST
NNW 17 19 16.6 5.6 16.6 48 6 0.0 1014.7
16:10 EST
E 7 9 13.1 8.5 12.8 73 2 0.0 1015.2
16:10 EST
NNE 11 13 21.5 1.7 21.5 27 13 0.0 1014.8
15:40 EST
NNE 24 26 10.7 8.5 7.9 86 2 4.8 1011.7
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