Fairfax Media Network

New South Wales/ACT Weather

NSW/ACT
Tue 10:00 EST
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Tuesday Cold morning then dry in the north. Showers on southern coast, spreading north.

  • Wednesday Easrly morning fog and frost inland. Light to moderate SE/NE winds. Coastal showers.

  • Thursday Cloudy, showers on coast/ranges, heaviest north. Dry & mild west of the ranges.

  • Friday Rain areas and chance of thunder in the east. Partly cloudy inland. Snow showers in alpine areas.

  • Saturday Snow fallling to low levels in the Alps. Windy. Showers/ storms along centreal and northern ranges.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 04/07 Sun 05/07 Mon 06/07

19.6°C

Grafton
Hottest

21.8°C

Murwillumbah

23.1°C

Murwillumbah

24.0°C

Murwillumbah

24.0°C

Murwillumbah

-0.6°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-8.0°C

Maitland

-7.7°C

Perisher Valley

-6.0°C

Woolbrook

-8.9°C

Perisher Valley

S 40km/h

Wattamolla
Windiest

61km/h

Murrurundi Gap

50km/h

Kiama

68km/h

Windy Point
-
no rain last hr Wettest

1.0mm

Katoomba City Council

1.0mm

Nimbin

18.0mm

Green Cape

18.2mm

Green Cape
New South Wales/ACT's Records for July
Max Min Rain
Highest 36.4°C at
Broken Hill Ap in 1990
Lowest -6.9°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1978
Highest 20.6°C at
Lord Howe Island in 1942
Lowest -19.6°C at
Charlotte Pass in 2010
Highest 274.4mm at
Springwood in 1988

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
15:10 EST
SSW 15 22 11.9 9.8 10.2 87 1 0.0 1021.8
14:30 EST
S 24 31 18.3 4.5 18.3 40 10 0.0 -
15:10 EST
SW 22 26 14.6 7.5 13.0 62 4 0.0 1021.0
15:10 EST
SSW 13 13 12.4 4.4 11.1 58 3 0.0 -
15:10 EST
SW 17 19 9.3 0.5 6.8 54 4 0.0 1019.6
15:10 EST
SSE 11 19 9.2 2.3 7.5 62 3 0.0 1021.0
15:10 EST
SSE 11 13 10.6 3.2 9.2 60 3 0.0 1021.3
15:10 EST
WNW 7 9 4.5 2.7 2.8 88 1 0.0 -
15:10 EST
SW 24 28 14.1 2.0 12.3 44 8 0.0 1020.5
15:10 EST
NW 11 13 14.9 6.5 14.4 57 4 0.0 1021.1
15:10 EST
NW 4 6 15.1 7.4 15.1 60 3 0.0 1021.4
15:10 EST
N 9 9 13.9 4.7 13.4 54 4 0.0 1021.5
15:10 EST
SW 6 6 17.6 4.5 17.6 42 6 0.0 1021.1
14:40 EST
SSE 6 7 14.4 5.0 13.8 53 4 0.0 1021.6
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Agriculture Minister Joyce defends White Paper's drought loans, R&D spend and lack of inland rail plan

14:38 EST

Agriculture Minister Barnaby Joyce says he is sympathetic to the concerns of drought-affected about concessional loans, but has made no commitment to change the controversial schemes any time soon.

Farmers want more Federal Government enticements to insure crops against natural disasters

12:17 EST

Federal Government efforts to entice grain growers into insuring against disasters have failed to impress farmers.

Townsville Hospital emergency department sets record for patient numbers amid Cyclone Yasi

12:10 EST

Health experts say new research has found the Townsville Hospital in north Queensland set an Australian record in the number of patients treated in the aftermath of Cyclone Yasi.