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New South Wales/ACT Weather

NSW/ACT
Tue 16:05 EDT
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Tuesday Light isolated showers along northern coasts. Dry inland and very warm to hot.

  • 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.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 06/02 Sun 07/02 Mon 08/02

38.1°C

Wilcannia Ap
Hottest

35.6°C

Wilcannia Ap

38.8°C

Wilcannia Ap

40.0°C

Pooncarie

40.0°C

Pooncarie

16.0°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

4.8°C

Perisher Valley

5.0°C

Thredbo Village

5.6°C

Bombala

1.1°C

Perisher Valley

S 40km/h

Cape Byron
Windiest

64km/h

Cape Byron

53km/h

Evans Head

90km/h

Windy Point
-
no rain last hr Wettest

52.2mm

Green Pigeon

5.4mm

Cape Byron

9.0mm

Crawford

6.0mm

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 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
19:10 EDT
ESE 17 20 18.8 12.5 18.8 67 3 0.0 1020.9
19:10 EDT
NE 19 20 21.8 15.6 21.8 68 4 0.0 1018.2
19:10 EDT
ESE 17 19 34.8 3.4 32.3 14 37 0.0 1012.6
18:40 EDT
E 15 17 36.6 3.7 34.0 13 39 0.0 1013.6
19:10 EDT
W 9 15 21.0 8.9 21.0 46 6 0.0 -
19:10 EDT
ENE 26 30 25.3 13.5 26.0 48 10 0.0 1017.9
19:10 EDT
NE 17 20 29.2 13.4 28.6 38 13 0.0 1015.5
19:10 EDT
NNE 6 7 34.7 6.1 32.4 17 26 0.0 1013.3
19:10 EDT
ENE 13 15 24.3 13.5 24.3 51 7 0.0 1020.0
19:10 EDT
ESE 17 22 24.1 16.4 24.1 62 5 0.2 1018.8
19:10 EDT
ESE 28 33 27.4 8.3 26.7 30 21 - 1016.6
19:10 EDT
SSE 7 11 33.1 7.9 31.1 21 22 0.0 1014.4
19:10 EDT
SE 15 15 23.8 17.9 23.8 69 4 0.0 1018.5
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18:16 EDT

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Rivers down and cruises cancelled as Kakadu National Park swelters through one of its driest wet seasons on record

14:34 EDT

The World Heritage-listed Kakadu National Park is suffering through one of its driest wet seasons on record.

Flash flooding swamps parched Townsville

13:54 EDT

A powerful band of severe thunderstorms swept through Townsville on Monday evening, with rain rates in excess of 100mm per hour.