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NSW/ACT
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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Wednesday SE sea breeze along the north coast. Isolated showers and storms in the far SE corner.

  • Thursday Possible showers in the east. Hot to very hot and dry in the west.

  • Friday Showers and storms in the east, mainly ranges. Hot and generally dry in the west.

  • Saturday Hot throughout. Generally sunny. Afternoon seabreezes on the coast. Dry inland.

  • Sunday Mostly dry day. Hot in the far N, cooler in S. Mostly sunny. Southerly winds moving through the S.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 07/02 Mon 08/02 Tue 09/02

38.1°C

Hay Ap
Hottest

38.8°C

Wilcannia Ap

40.0°C

Pooncarie

40.0°C

Wilcannia Ap

40.0°C

Wilcannia Ap

17.5°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

5.0°C

Thredbo Village

5.6°C

Bombala

7.0°C

Woolbrook

1.1°C

Perisher Valley

E 35km/h

Lord Howe Is Ap
Windiest

53km/h

Evans Head

90km/h

Windy Point

87km/h

Windy Point
-

0.4mm last hr

Ballina Ap
Wettest

5.4mm

Cape Byron

9.0mm

Crawford

7.0mm

Lord Howe Is Ap

7.0mm

Lord Howe Is Ap
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 Monthly Summaries

February 2016
Station
(Group by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
13.1 +0.0 23.6 -1.4 17 20.6 20
14.8 -0.2 26.1 -0.3 7.0 7
21.5 -0.1 35.2 +0.1 14 0.0 0
19.1 +0.6 34.3 +2.1 0.0 0
10.0 -1.2 19.5 -1.2 19.0 22
11.9 -1.2 26.6 -0.5 21.0 36
15.9 -1.7 30.2 -1.5 18 1.2 2
16.8 -0.7 31.7 -0.5 3.4 11
11.0 -1.6 24.4 -1.2 17 0.0 0
19.6 +0.8 27.1 +1.3 18.6 16
15.5 -1.4 31.1 -0.2 20 0.6 1
16.3 -0.1 29.9 -1.0 16.2 39
17.8 -0.3 27.2 -0.4 26.6 23
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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