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New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Friday Showers and storms in the east, mainly ranges. Hot and generally dry in the west.

  • Saturday Hot throughout. Generally sunny. Afternoon seabreezes on the coast. Dry inland.

  • Sunday Mostly dry day. Hot in the far N, cooler in S. Mostly sunny. Southerly winds moving through the S.

  • Monday Hot in the north, warm in the south. Showers spreading north along the coast.

  • Tuesday Isolated showers spreading to far north. Cool and cloud in the far east. Dry west of ranges.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 09/02 Wed 10/02 Thu 11/02

38.3°C

Fowlers Gap
Hottest

40.1°C

Menindee

42.0°C

Menindee

41.0°C

Tibooburra Ap

42.0°C

Menindee

11.1°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

7.0°C

Woolbrook

4.2°C

Perisher Valley

5.3°C

Perisher Valley

1.1°C

Perisher Valley

SSE 33km/h

Cape Byron
Windiest

87km/h

Windy Point

64km/h

Thredbo Top Station

61km/h

Tibooburra Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

6.6mm

Lord Howe Is Ap

7.2mm

Kingscliff

28.0mm

Oberon

28.0mm

Oberon
New South Wales/ACT's Records for February
Max Min Rain
Highest 48.5°C at
Ivanhoe in 2004
Lowest 0.3°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 2005
Highest 33.6°C at
Naradhan in 1973
Lowest -7.0°C at
Perisher Valley in 1979
Highest 454.2mm at
Bega Meringo Street in 1919

New South Wales/ACT Sky Observations

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Weather News

Solid central Australian rain a bonus as pastoral company progresses with drought-proofing strategy aimed at selling heavier cattle

17:06 EDT

A Central Australian pastoral company says recent solid rain across its five cattle stations is a welcome bonus as it continues with a drought-proofing strategy.

Tropical Cyclone Tatiana intensifies, may bring dangerous swell to Queensland coast: BoM

16:18 EDT

Queensland's first cyclone of the season poses no immediate threat to the coast but may whip up dangerous swells for south-east beaches early next week, the Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) says.

ACT pummeled by storms

16:01 EDT

Dark and ominous clouds developed over southern parts of the ACT yesterday afternoon amid a deep and unstable low pressure trough.