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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Friday Storms in the northeast, showers along the coast. Hot in the west and north, mild in the east.

  • Saturday Showers and possible storms in the east. Hot in the northwest, milder elsewhere.

  • Sunday Showers and storms possible in the east. Hot and dry in the northwest, warm elsewhere.

  • Monday Showers and storms possible in south and east. Very hot in the northwest, cooler at the coast.

  • Tuesday Showers and possible storms in the southeast. Hot in the north, cool under any showers.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 21/03 Wed 22/03 Thu 23/03

36.8°C

Tibooburra Ap
Hottest

38.3°C

Tibooburra Ap

39.6°C

White Cliffs Ap

40.0°C

Wanaaring

40.0°C

Wanaaring

9.8°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

10.7°C

Thredbo Top Station

6.3°C

Thredbo Top Station

3.0°C

Thredbo Top Station

-0.7°C

Perisher Valley

S 42km/h

Evans Head
Windiest

61km/h

Thredbo Top Station

92km/h

Norah Head

75km/h

Wattamolla
-
no rain last hr Wettest

73.8mm

Mudgee

64.0mm

Bungwahl

50.0mm

Dubbo Ap

50.0mm

Dubbo Ap
New South Wales/ACT's Records for March
Max Min Rain
Highest 46.7°C at
Bourke in 1889
Lowest -0.6°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1970
Highest 30.6°C at
Lake Cargelligo Ap in 1991
Lowest -7.2°C at
Kiandra Chalet in 1964
Highest 434.0mm at
Broadwater Sugar Mill in 1974

New South Wales/ACT Rainfall Bulletin

Friday March 24, 2017
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Station
(Ungroup by district)
Rain to 9am Interval
mm Hours
SYDNEY (OBSERVATORY HILL) 10 24
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 12.8 -
BEGA AWS 5.8 -
ARMIDALE AIRPORT AWS 0.2 24
ORANGE AIRPORT AWS 12 24
CANBERRA AIRPORT 9.0 -
TAMWORTH AIRPORT AWS 4.6 -
DUBBO AIRPORT AWS 50 24
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 0.4 -
10  
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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Queensland cyclone threat update

11:30 EDT

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Tropical low drenches Port Hedland and surrounding cattle country

11:27 EDT

A slow-moving tropical low has drenched the WA mining town of Port Hedland, which has received more than 270 millimetres of rain this week.