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New South Wales/ACT Weather

Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Monday Widespread showers, heaviest in the south. Cold in the south, mild elsewhere. Gusty west.

  • Tuesday Sunshine increasing. Winds easing. Warm in the north, grading to cool in the south.

  • Wednesday Cool showers in the south. Warm with clear skies in the north.

  • Thursday Showers and storms in the south and east. Warm to mild throughout.

  • Friday Mostly sunny with southerly winds. The odd coastal shower possible, dry elsewhere.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 18/08 Sat 19/08 Sun 20/08

17.1°C

Yamba
Hottest

26.2°C

Murwillumbah

21.4°C

Lismore

21.0°C

Casino Ap

34.0°C

Smithville

-3.7°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-7.6°C

Thredbo Top Station

-9.0°C

Thredbo Top Station

-9.2°C

Thredbo Top Station

-11.0°C

Thredbo Top Station

SW 27km/h

Broken Hill Ap
Windiest

107km/h

Windy Point

92km/h

Wattamolla

68km/h

Windy Point
-
no rain last hr Wettest

17.0mm

Lord Howe Island

29.0mm

Smiths Lake

15.5mm

Nelson Bay

16.0mm

Nelson Bay
New South Wales/ACT's Records for August
Max Min Rain
Highest 37.8°C at
Mungindi in 2009
Lowest -6.4°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1974
Highest 23.3°C at
Lismore in 2009
Lowest -20.6°C at
Charlotte Pass in 1968
Highest 327.6mm at
Sydney in 1986

New South Wales/ACT Sky Observations

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Weather News

NT's 2017 dry season disappearing fast, weather changes 'in line with global warming signals', BOM says

17:05 EST

The heart of the Northern Territory's dry season is probably over, with some towns experiencing record temperatures and averages well above normal on the weekend, a weather forecaster says.

Has Canberra's weather changed according to Bureau of Meteorology records?

17:01 EST

The weather is an ongoing topic of conversation for Canberrans and out-of-towners alike, who struggle to deal with its sub-zero temperatures in winter.

Snow blankets Trentham, parts of central Victoria as Melbourne shivers through wintry conditions

10:10 EST

Snow has blanketed parts of central Victoria this morning as cold, wintry conditions end any hope of an early spring for Melbourne.