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Tue 16:05 EST
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Tuesday Cold morning with frost. Mostly sunny. Chance light showers on coast & far south ranges.

  • Wednesday Frosty morning. Cold wind increasing. Showers south & central. Snow to 800m in south.

  • Thursday Cold wind easing. Light showers southern inland. Light snow to 1000m on Alps Mostly sunny elsewhere.

  • Friday Cold morning with frost. Cool, mostly sunny day. Cloud increasing in the southwest.

  • Saturday Cold frosty morning for most inland towns. Possible showers on the north coast.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 01/08 Sun 02/08 Mon 03/08

16.3°C

Grafton
Hottest

27.6°C

Tibooburra Ap

28.7°C

Port Macquarie Ap

28.8°C

Evans Head

28.8°C

Evans Head

-7.9°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-1.7°C

Thredbo Top Station

-5.3°C

Thredbo Top Station

-12.8°C

Perisher Valley

-12.8°C

Perisher Valley

NW 40km/h

Thredbo Top Station
Windiest

107km/h

Thredbo Top Station

101km/h

Thredbo Top Station

105km/h

Thredbo Top Station
-
no rain last hr Wettest

55.2mm

Cabramurra

32.6mm

Perisher Valley

6.6mm

Sanctuary Point

6.0mm

Perisher Valley
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 4, 2015
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Station
(Group by district)
Rain to 9am Interval
mm Hours
BEGA AWS 0.2 24
CABRAMURRA SMHEA AWS 2.6 24
ORANGE AIRPORT AWS 1.6 24
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 0.4 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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