Fairfax Media Network

New South Wales/ACT Weather

NSW/ACT
Wed 20:03 EDT
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • 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
Mon 08/02 Tue 09/02 Wed 10/02

32.1°C

White Cliffs Ap
Hottest

40.0°C

Pooncarie

40.1°C

Menindee

40.0°C

Wilcannia Ap

40.1°C

Menindee

8.6°C

Perisher Valley
Coldest

5.6°C

Bombala

7.0°C

Woolbrook
 

1.1°C

Perisher Valley

NNE 27km/h

Norah Head
Windiest

90km/h

Windy Point

87km/h

Windy Point

64km/h

Thredbo Top Station
-
no rain last hr Wettest

9.0mm

Crawford

6.6mm

Lord Howe Is Ap
 

311.5mm

Pindari Dam
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 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
00:30 EDT
NE 9 19 23.2 17.0 23.2 68 3 0.0 1014.1
00:30 EDT
NE 11 17 20.5 17.2 20.5 81 2 0.0 1013.7
00:30 EDT
NW 7 9 20.4 18.5 20.4 89 1 0.0 1015.2
00:30 EDT
E 13 15 14.7 14.4 13.9 98 1 0.0 1018.1
00:30 EDT
NW 7 9 14.2 10.2 14.1 77 2 - 1017.2
00:30 EDT
E 7 9 18.5 15.0 18.5 80 2 0.0 1015.8
00:30 EDT
ESE 19 28 14.3 12.7 12.9 90 1 0.0 -
00:30 EDT
S 9 11 19.6 11.6 19.6 60 4 0.0 1013.8
00:30 EDT
ENE 13 17 20.4 7.1 20.4 42 8 0.0 1012.6
00:30 EDT
SSE 17 22 26.7 3.9 26.0 23 21 0.0 1011.5
00:30 EDT
SW 2 9 21.2 7.9 21.2 42 6 0.0 1011.7
00:30 EDT
ENE 11 13 25.9 8.0 25.9 32 13 0.0 1011.0
00:00 EDT
SSE 17 20 30.2 3.3 28.3 18 28 0.0 1012.0
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Perth weather: Temperature hits 40C for fourth day, equalling record from 1933

21:26 EDT

Perth has recorded its fourth consecutive day of temperatures above 40 degrees Celsius, equalling a record that has stood for more than 80 years, as a heatwave continues to grip the city.

Farm Management Deposits changes will give farmers chance to help themselves, once they have cash to spare

16:23 EDT

The Federal Government has introduced legislation to overhaul the Farm Management Deposits scheme, which it says will help farmers to help themselves.

Hobart set to cool after a warm start to February

14:50 EDT

The first ten days of February have set a new record for Hobart with each day breaking the 21 degree mark, although a series of fronts on the forecast will bring a cooler change.