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New South Wales/ACT Weather

NSW/ACT
Fri 10:54 EST
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Friday Showers in the south, dry in the north and east. Very windy throughout.

  • Saturday Very windy in the east, camler in the west. Coastal showers, dry west of the ranges.

  • Sunday Evening showers in the southwest. Mild in the north, grading cool in the south.

  • Monday Widespread showers, heaviest in the south. Cold in the south, mild elsewhere. Gusty west.

  • Tuesday Light showers in the south. Warm in the north, grading to cool in the south.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 15/08 Wed 16/08 Thu 17/08

24.4°C

Ballina Ap
Hottest

34.0°C

Smithville

33.0°C

Grafton Ap

32.0°C

Murwillumbah

34.0°C

Smithville

-4.7°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-2.0°C

Thredbo Top Station

-3.0°C

Mudgee Ap

-6.0°C

Thredbo Top Station

-11.0°C

Thredbo Top Station

W 74km/h

Kurnell
Windiest

120km/h

Thredbo Top Station

103km/h

Windy Point

100km/h

Nowra Ran Air Station
-

0.4mm last hr

Orange Ap
Wettest

145.6mm

Perisher Valley

52.0mm

Perisher Valley

40.0mm

Perisher Valley

40.0mm

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 Observations

Latest Observations
Station
(Group by district)
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
11:40 EST
W 46 54 9.0 -1.7 4.3 47 10 0.0 1013.9
11:40 EST
WSW 35 43 15.4 -1.6 15.4 31 16 0.0 1003.3
11:40 EST
WSW 41 50 16.7 -2.4 16.7 27 22 0.0 1021.2
11:30 EST
WSW 37 46 13.4 1.7 10.6 45 10 0.0 1023.2
11:30 EST
W 33 46 -2.0 -2.1 -9.4 99 1 0.0 -
11:40 EST
WNW 43 56 8.2 1.8 3.4 64 5 0.0 1008.0
11:30 EST
W 35 46 13.7 0.7 11.1 41 11 0.0 1016.9
11:40 EST
W 39 44 12.4 3.6 9.2 55 7 0.0 1016.2
11:40 EST
WSW 33 39 4.0 2.7 -1.5 91 1 0.6 1012.9
11:30 EST
W 54 67 15.8 -1.3 15.8 31 26 0.0 1006.2
11:30 EST
W 31 43 14.7 0.2 12.6 37 12 0.0 1015.6
11:40 EST
W 43 48 9.4 4.4 5.0 71 4 0.0 1013.1
11:40 EST
WNW 54 67 17.9 -1.9 17.9 26 33 0.0 1008.6
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