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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Wednesday Warm. Fresh sea breezes on coast. A few showers/storms in west. Cooler change in SW.

  • Thursday Rain in north and east, heaviest in northeast. Cool southerlies, strongest in northeast and coast.

  • Friday Rain in north and east contracting to northeast. Strong southerly winds easing later. Dry in west.

  • Saturday Cool in south & east. Light showers on coast. Dry inland. Southerly winds freshening.

  • Sunday Windy with showers on coast/ranges, mainly north. Generally dry, cool and breezy in the west.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 26/03 Mon 27/03 Tue 28/03

33.4°C

Bourke Ap
Hottest

41.6°C

Tibooburra Ap

44.0°C

Wilcannia Ap

40.2°C

Bourke Ap

44.0°C

Wilcannia Ap

8.9°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

7.6°C

Thredbo Village

6.1°C

Bombala

1.0°C

Thredbo Village

-0.7°C

Perisher Valley

NW 61km/h

Thredbo Top Station
Windiest

72km/h

Thredbo Top Station

101km/h

Wagga Wagga Ap

59km/h

Thredbo Top Station
-
no rain last hr Wettest

50.0mm

Meldrum

24.6mm

Thredbo Top Station

14.8mm

Niangala

33.6mm

Moree Ap
New South Wales/ACT's Records for March
Max Min Rain
Highest 46.7°C at
Bourke in 1889
Lowest -0.6°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1970
Highest 30.6°C at
Lake Cargelligo Ap in 1991
Lowest -7.2°C at
Kiandra Chalet in 1964
Highest 434.0mm at
Broadwater Sugar Mill in 1974

New South Wales/ACT Observations

Latest Observations
Station
(Group 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
22:30 EDT
ENE 7 9 19.2 - 19.2 - - 0.0 1017.8
22:30 EDT
WSW 7 7 17.8 17.0 17.8 95 1 0.0 1006.3
22:30 EDT
N 17 22 33.0 9.7 31.3 24 25 0.0 1008.2
22:20 EDT
SW 30 50 22.6 8.0 22.6 39 14 0.0 1013.3
22:30 EDT
NW 22 33 13.6 0.6 11.8 41 8 0.0 -
22:30 EDT
S 9 11 14.2 9.0 13.8 71 2 0.0 1010.1
22:30 EDT
NNE 17 20 26.1 17.5 27.0 59 6 0.0 1009.4
22:30 EDT
- 0 0 16.6 1.9 16.6 37 6 - 1007.7
22:30 EDT
N 15 20 20.9 - 20.9 - - 0.0 1013.6
22:30 EDT
SE 2 11 27.7 21.5 30.0 69 3 1.8 1007.5
22:30 EDT
W 9 9 23.4 16.0 23.4 63 4 0.0 1012.6
22:30 EDT
E 9 11 17.2 7.8 17.2 54 4 0.0 1007.8
22:30 EDT
NE 11 15 25.6 22.5 27.0 83 2 0.0 1008.3
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