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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 Cool showers in the south. Warm with clear 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.

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

21.5°C

Murwillumbah
Hottest

21.4°C

Lismore

21.0°C

Casino Ap

26.0°C

Borrona Downs

34.0°C

Smithville

-0.8°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-9.0°C

Thredbo Top Station

-9.0°C

Thredbo Top Station

-5.0°C

Goulburn Ap

-11.0°C

Thredbo Top Station

SSW 29km/h

Broken Hill Ap
Windiest

92km/h

Wattamolla

68km/h

Windy Point

62km/h

Fowlers Gap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

29.0mm

Smiths Lake

16.0mm

Nelson Bay

3.0mm

Narrandera Ap

3.0mm

Narrandera 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 Monthly Summaries

August 2017
Station
(Group by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
2.6 +0.8 14.7 +0.9 15.6 31
4.1 +1.0 18.1 +0.2 22.8 64
6.1 +1.1 21.8 +0.5 10.0 77
6.2 +0.7 18.7 +0.9 11.4 60
-1.0 -0.6 3.3 -1.7 196.4 156
2.0 +1.0 13.8 +0.7 46.8 102
2.6 -0.7 18.2 +0.8 20.4 49
3.5 -0.4 16.5 -0.1 26.4 79
1.1 +0.2 11.3 +0.1 65.8 76
9.9 +0.9 20.0 +2.1 23.0 28
1.6 -1.2 18.7 +0.4 20.6 49
3.6 +0.1 14.4 -0.1 48.4 94
6.9 +0.0 20.3 +1.6 12.4 18
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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