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New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Wednesday Hot in the north, milder in east. Mostly dry throughout.

  • Thursday Hot to very hot and mostly sunny throughout. Southerly winds in west, stronger later.

  • Friday Very hot in the north with isolated thunderstorms. Warm to hot with clear skies elsewhere.

  • Saturday Showers and thunderstorms in the north and east. Hot in the north, cooler towards the coast.

  • Sunday Showers and storms in the northeast, some severe. Hot in the north and west, mild in the east.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 19/02 Mon 20/02 Tue 21/02

37.6°C

Tibooburra Ap
Hottest

40.2°C

Lostock Dam

32.4°C

Casino Ap

35.0°C

Lightning Ridge

47.9°C

Walgett Ap

15.0°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-2.7°C

Thredbo Top Station

-1.8°C

Thredbo Top Station

3.0°C

Thredbo Village

-2.7°C

Thredbo Top Station

NNW 51km/h

Thredbo Top Station
Windiest

70km/h

Thredbo Top Station

68km/h

Bombala

59km/h

Windy Point
-
no rain last hr Wettest

92.2mm

Mt Seaview

14.2mm

Lord Howe Island

7.0mm

Lismore

7.0mm

Lismore
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 Rainfall Bulletin

Wednesday February 22, 2017
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11:55 EDT

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11:19 EDT

A weak cold front will clip the southern parts of South Australia today and reach Victoria in the afternoon.

Authorities warn against swimming in Swan and Canning rivers after heavy rains, flooding

10:55 EDT

Heavy rainfall that caused flooding across southern Western Australia a week ago has filled Perth's river systems with sediment and nutrients, as well as potentially harmful bacteria.