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New South Wales/ACT Weather

NSW/ACT
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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Saturday Windy, showers, hail southern/central. Snow Alps. Breezy and dry in the north.

  • Sunday Windy, showers, hail, snow south/central ranges. Breezy, chilly and dry elsewhere.

  • Monday Windy on coast/ranges. The odd shower on coast. Cold morning, frost & fog areas. Cool, dry day.

  • Tuesday Cold morning, frost & fog areas. Cool day. The odd light shower in southern inlland.

  • Wednesday Windy and very cold morning over high ground. Cool in south and east, mild inland.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 15/08 Thu 16/08 Fri 17/08

20.6°C

Grafton
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

30.3°C

Casino Ap
Avg: Rec:

30.1°C

Casino Ap
Avg: Rec:

27.7°C

Casino Ap
Avg: Rec:

30.3°C

Casino Ap
Avg: Rec:

-5.0°C

Thredbo Top Station
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

-5.7°C

Thredbo Top Station
Avg: Rec:

-8.5°C

Cooma Ap
Avg: Rec:

-8.8°C

Glen Innes Ap
Avg: Rec:

-9.0°C

Glen Innes Ap
Avg: Rec:

W 48km/h

High Range
Windiest

118km/h

Thredbo Top Station

72km/h

Thredbo Top Station

100km/h

Thredbo Top Station
-

1.4mm last hr

Perisher Valley
Avg: Rec:
- -
Wettest

30.2mm

Perisher Valley
Avg: Rec:
- -

9.0mm

Springwood
Avg: Rec:

7.4mm

Perisher Valley
Avg: Rec:
- -

21.2mm

Perisher Valley
Avg: Rec:
- -
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 Rainfall Bulletin

Saturday August 18, 2018
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Station
(Ungroup by district)
Rain to 9am Interval
mm Hours
CABRAMURRA SMHEA AWS 2.0 24
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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