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New South Wales/ACT Weather

NSW/ACT
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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Thursday Brisk winds and sunny throughout. Very hot in the west grading hot to the coast.

  • Friday Hot-to-very hot throughout, milder along coast. Mostly sunny with light winds.

  • Saturday Very hot and dry throughout. Late gusty wind change in the south.

  • Sunday Isolated light showers in the NE/SE. Otherwise dry. Hot-to-very hot away from the coasts.

  • Monday Showers and storms developing in the southeast. Very hot inland. Hot along the coast.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 15/01 Tue 16/01 Wed 17/01

37.4°C

Smithville
Hottest

36.0°C

Smithville

39.0°C

Smithville

40.0°C

Smithville

47.3°C

Penrith

16.5°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-16.7°C

West Wyalong Ap

-1.0°C

Thredbo Village

3.0°C

Woolbrook

-16.7°C

West Wyalong Ap

SSW 37km/h

Windy Point
Windiest

107km/h

Wattamolla

88km/h

Murrurundi Gap

66km/h

Windy Point
-
no rain last hr Wettest

5.0mm

Lord Howe Is Ap

2.0mm

Lord Howe Is Ap

7.0mm

Lord Howe Is Ap

7.0mm

Lord Howe Is Ap
New South Wales/ACT's Records for January
Max Min Rain
Highest 49.7°C at
Bourke in 1878
Lowest 1.3°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 2012
Highest 34.4°C at
Gunnedah in 1905
Lowest -7.7°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1975
Highest 436.0mm at
Bellingen PO in 1997

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
11:20 EDT
ESE 7 9 22.4 -0.3 22.4 22 15 0.0 1023.1
11:20 EDT
NNE 4 7 24.6 15.8 24.6 58 4 0.0 1017.5
11:20 EDT
ENE 20 22 34.6 -0.1 32.0 11 44 0.0 1016.9
11:00 EDT
NNE 20 30 35.7 -2.0 32.9 9 49 0.0 1016.5
11:20 EDT
WSW 7 11 19.2 5.3 19.2 40 7 0.0 -
11:20 EDT
NNE 7 7 26.2 7.7 26.0 31 12 0.0 1020.4
11:20 EDT
E 15 22 30.4 -0.1 28.5 14 30 0.0 1019.3
11:20 EDT
WSW 11 15 33.3 -1.1 30.9 11 34 0.0 1017.3
11:20 EDT
SE 7 11 25.9 4.4 25.6 25 15 0.0 1022.5
11:20 EDT
ENE 15 6 25.8 3.1 25.5 23 19 0.0 1019.2
11:20 EDT
ENE 15 19 29.6 -8.1 27.9 8 36 0.0 1019.7
11:20 EDT
NNE 13 13 29.9 5.2 28.2 21 22 0.0 1018.6
11:20 EDT
ENE 9 11 25.5 10.1 25.9 38 10 0.0 1019.3
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