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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Tuesday Sunshine increasing. Winds easing. Warm in the north, grading to cool in the south.

  • Wednesday Late showers near the southern border. Warmer with sunny skies in the north.

  • Thursday Showers and storms in the south and east. Warm to mild throughout.

  • Friday Mostly sunny with southerly winds. The odd coastal shower possible, dry elsewhere.

  • Saturday Southerly winds, strongest along the coast. Patchy showers in teh east, dry elsewhere.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 19/08 Sun 20/08 Mon 21/08

23.2°C

Bourke Ap
Hottest

21.4°C

Lismore

24.2°C

Pindari Dam

25.0°C

White Cliffs Ap

34.0°C

Smithville

-0.8°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-9.0°C

Thredbo Top Station

-9.2°C

Thredbo Top Station

-4.8°C

Thredbo Top Station

-11.0°C

Thredbo Top Station

NW 37km/h

Thredbo Top Station
Windiest

92km/h

Wattamolla

68km/h

Windy Point

62km/h

Fowlers Gap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

29.0mm

Smiths Lake

15.5mm

Nelson Bay

2.6mm

Narrandera Ap

4.6mm

Lord Howe Is Ap
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

Tuesday August 22, 2017
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17:05 EST

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