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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Saturday Very warm to hot, except mild in the southeast. The odd storm in the north.

  • Sunday Hot-very hot throughout. Showers and storms in SW and NE.

  • Monday Partly cloudy with widespread thunderstorms. Hot in the north, warmer elsewhere.

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy and hot. Storms spreading from the SW with a trough.

  • Wednesday Possible severe storms in NE. Partly cloudy and warm, hot in the north.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 30/11 Thu 01/12 Fri 02/12

33.6°C

Bourke Ap
Hottest

40.2°C

Bourke Ap

40.7°C

Tibooburra Ap

43.0°C

Wanaaring

43.7°C

Walgett Ap

8.5°C

Cooma Ap
Coldest

6.0°C

Coonabarabran

5.5°C

Cooma

2.6°C

Perisher Valley

2.6°C

Perisher Valley

NNW 42km/h

Thredbo Top Station
Windiest

72km/h

Tibooburra Ap

96km/h

Maitland

75km/h

Thredbo Top Station
-
no rain last hr Wettest

34.4mm

Mt Seaview

38.2mm

Dungog

8.0mm

Tuncester

9.4mm

Casino Ap
New South Wales/ACT's Records for December
Max Min Rain
Highest 48.9°C at
Bourke in 1888
Lowest 0.1°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 2006
Highest 34.5°C at
Lake Cargelligo Ap in 2013
Lowest -9.6°C at
Cooma Ap in 1990
Highest 352.2mm at
Tyalgum in 1991

New South Wales/ACT Rainfall Bulletin

Saturday December 3, 2016
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Rain to 9am Interval
mm Hours
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A yellow cell indicates a probable monthly record for this site (sites with ≥ 10 years of records only). The number of years of records available for the relevant field for this month is indicated in black. See the station's climate page for full details.
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