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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Tuesday Cool southerlies easing in the east. Sunny inland after a cool morning.

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

  • Thursday Showers throughout, heaviest on tablelands. Snow on peaks, driest in the far northeast.

  • 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.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 21/05 Sun 22/05 Mon 23/05

19.8°C

Fowlers Gap
Hottest

29.0°C

Collarenebri

30.1°C

Wanaaring

30.6°C

Mungindi

33.0°C

Mungindi

-0.8°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-1.4°C

Cooma

0.2°C

Glen Innes Ap

-6.0°C

Woolbrook

-7.0°C

Cooma

WSW 40km/h

Green Cape
Windiest

66km/h

Thredbo Top Station

116km/h

Thredbo Top Station

94km/h

High Range
-
no rain last hr Wettest

2.4mm

Lord Howe Is Ap

15.0mm

Perisher Valley

14.4mm

Lord Howe Is Ap

2.0mm

Burrinjuck Dam
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
17:10 EST
W 26 31 18.5 -0.3 18.5 28 16 0.0 1014.5
17:10 EST
WNW 20 26 17.3 3.2 17.3 39 9 0.0 1015.1
17:10 EST
SW 20 22 15.1 3.6 15.1 46 7 0.0 1014.5
17:10 EST
W 15 17 9.1 -2.8 6.8 43 5 0.0 1019.5
17:10 EST
SW 15 15 6.1 3.6 3.1 84 1 0.0 1019.8
17:10 EST
N 17 19 10.6 3.4 8.4 61 3 0.0 1016.8
17:10 EST
W 17 19 2.3 2.2 -1.9 99 1 0.0 -
17:10 EST
W 11 11 13.3 1.0 12.4 43 6 0.0 1019.0
17:10 EST
SSW 15 17 12.9 4.6 11.5 57 4 0.0 1020.3
17:10 EST
W 15 15 15.2 8.4 15.2 64 3 0.0 1020.2
17:10 EST
WSW 13 13 12.0 5.9 10.6 66 3 0.0 1019.1
17:10 EST
SSW 7 7 17.8 2.9 17.8 37 7 0.0 1021.0
16:40 EST
NNE 13 15 17.6 1.6 17.6 34 9 0.0 1020.6
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