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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Monday Showers and storms over the northeast. Mild in the east, very warm in the west.

  • Tuesday Showers along the coast, storms in the northeast. Warm-to-hot west of the ranges, cooler in the east.

  • Wednesday Potentially severe storms in the northeast. Very hot inland, warm east of the ranges.

  • Thursday Showers and storms over the northeast and ranges. Very hot inland, warm and wet east of the ranges.

  • Friday Showers/storms in the east mostly dry in the west. Hot in the west, mild in the east.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 24/02 Sat 25/02 Sun 26/02

31.9°C

Fowlers Gap
Hottest

41.8°C

Bourke Ap

40.3°C

Walgett Ap

38.0°C

Wanaaring

47.9°C

Walgett Ap

10.5°C

Mt Ginini
Coldest

5.1°C

Thredbo Top Station

3.6°C

Thredbo Top Station

-1.0°C

Perisher Valley

-2.7°C

Thredbo Top Station

ENE 37km/h

Tibooburra Ap
Windiest

74km/h

Wattamolla

72km/h

Wattamolla

64km/h

Moree Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

36.8mm

Darkes Forest

105.4mm

Shellharbour

108.0mm

Evans Head

108.0mm

Evans Head
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

Monday February 27, 2017
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Station
(Group by district)
Rain to 9am Interval
mm Hours
BEGA AWS 3.4 -
SYDNEY (OBSERVATORY HILL) 26 24
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 6.8 -
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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13:05 EDT

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15:19 EDT

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