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NSW/ACT
Tue 04:01 EDT
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Tuesday Showers and thunderstorms developing throughout. Very hot in the north & northwest. Hot elsewhere.

  • Wednesday Hot throughout and humid along the coast. Afternoon showers and storms in most parts.

  • Thursday Afternoon showers and storms central inland. very hot northwest grading very warm to coast.

  • Friday Showers across central and eastern parts. Very hot inland, moderate winds.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 20/01 Sun 21/01 Mon 22/01

31.1°C

Tibooburra Ap
Hottest

46.7°C

Pooncarie

47.0°C

Pooncarie

46.0°C

Wilcannia Ap

47.3°C

Penrith

14.6°C

Armidale Ap
Coldest

5.0°C

Woolbrook

10.0°C

Woolbrook
 

-1.4°C

Thredbo Top Station

NW 44km/h

Thredbo Top Station
Windiest

66km/h

Goulburn Ap

70km/h

Thredbo Top Station

75km/h

Young Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

8.0mm

Golspie

1.0mm

Albury Ap
 

91.0mm

Rosebank
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 Sky Observations

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Weather News

Another heat feat in Western Sydney

17:36 EDT

Parts of Western Sydney are having an exceptionally hot start to the year, with Penrith just enduring its hottest four day spell in more than 20 years.

Lightning storm creates visual spectacular over Adelaide

10:09 EDT

After several days of searing heat, Adelaide has been hit by a thunderstorm that created a spectacular, late-night light show over parts of the city.

Australia's top equestrians reeling after drought forces cancellation of key event

07:42 EDT

The New South Wales Eventing State Championships have been called off after the Hunter Valley competition ground was deemed unsafe because of extremely dry conditions.