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New South Wales/ACT Weather

NSW/ACT
Wed 22:36 EST
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Thursday Patches of morning fog southwest of the ranges. Warm in the northwest, cool to mild south.

  • Friday Scattered coastal showers in the N & E, dry inland. Mild in the NW, grading cool to the southeast.

  • Saturday Mild-warm and mostly sunny throughout. Patchy showers in the east, mainly north coast.

  • Sunday Cloud increasing. Possible showers/storms in W & S. Mild-to-warm throughout.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 21/05 Tue 22/05 Wed 23/05

17.6°C

Lord Howe Is Ap
Hottest

24.7°C

Murwillumbah

25.5°C

Richmond

24.0°C

Moree Ap

31.0°C

Wanaaring

-1.2°C

Marrangaroo
Coldest

-4.0°C

Glen Innes Ap

-2.5°C

Woolbrook
 

-6.2°C

Tenterfield

WSW 29km/h

High Range
Windiest

81km/h

Green Cape

83km/h

Green Cape

66km/h

Windy Point
-
no rain last hr Wettest

1.4mm

Lord Howe Is Ap

4.0mm

Bylong (Glenview)
 

113.6mm

Smiths Lake
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
(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
01:10 EST
- 0 0 4.1 4.0 4.1 99 1 0.0 1024.7
01:10 EST
- 0 4 5.8 5.7 5.2 99 1 0.0 1024.3
01:10 EST
S 11 11 11.7 6.0 10.5 68 2 0.0 1023.2
01:00 EST
SSE 9 11 8.0 4.9 6.3 81 1 0.0 1026.6
01:10 EST
- 0 0 8.4 -1.1 8.4 51 3 0.0 -
01:10 EST
N 2 4 2.7 2.6 1.5 99 1 0.0 1024.2
01:10 EST
SSE 7 9 8.0 5.6 6.9 85 1 0.0 1024.0
01:10 EST
- 0 0 5.6 4.7 5.6 94 1 0.0 1025.9
01:10 EST
S 11 13 3.7 3.6 0.9 99 1 0.0 1025.1
01:10 EST
- 0 6 13.7 10.5 13.7 81 1 0.0 1022.5
01:10 EST
SE 9 9 8.0 4.0 6.4 76 2 0.0 1023.8
01:10 EST
- 0 0 7.2 7.1 7.2 99 1 0.0 1024.6
01:10 EST
- 0 0 8.2 7.3 8.2 94 1 0.0 1022.3
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