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New South Wales/ACT Weather

NSW/ACT
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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Thursday Showers easing southern/central coast/ranges. Snow Alps. Dry elsewhere. Cold southerly winds.

  • Friday Cold. Showers on coast/ranges, mainly central. Early frost/fog patches & the odd shower in west.

  • Saturday Early frost/fog patches then increasing sunshine. Early showers central/northern coast/ranges.

  • Sunday Early frost/fog patches then mostly sunny. Mild northerly winds developing in the west.

  • Monday Chilly morning, mainly ranges and coast. Mostly sunny. Mild in the west and soutth.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 22/08 Tue 23/08 Wed 24/08

20.9°C

Murwillumbah
Hottest

26.1°C

Casino Ap

25.2°C

Casino Ap

19.5°C

Lord Howe Is Ap

27.0°C

Tibooburra Ap

-4.5°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-3.7°C

Thredbo Top Station

-6.8°C

Perisher Valley

-8.0°C

Perisher Valley

-10.4°C

Thredbo Top Station

W 53km/h

Windy Point
Windiest

66km/h

Murrurundi Gap

64km/h

Windy Point

79km/h

Wattamolla
-
no rain last hr Wettest

45.0mm

Bellata

90.6mm

Green Pigeon

85.4mm

Pt Perpendicular

85.4mm

Pt Perpendicular
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
15:50 EST
W 24 26 6.0 5.1 1.9 94 1 0.0 1012.6
15:50 EST
S 24 28 15.0 -0.3 15.0 35 11 0.0 1010.7
15:50 EST
SW 15 17 17.5 3.4 17.5 39 8 0.0 1016.0
15:30 EST
S 20 26 14.4 2.6 12.9 45 7 0.0 1017.4
15:50 EST
NW 9 11 2.1 -1.7 -0.6 76 1 0.0 -
15:50 EST
WNW 24 28 11.6 1.3 9.1 49 6 0.0 1010.4
15:50 EST
SW 24 28 11.2 0.9 8.6 49 6 0.0 1014.6
15:50 EST
WSW 22 28 13.1 7.3 11.1 68 3 0.0 1015.2
15:50 EST
W 24 28 5.7 1.2 1.5 73 2 0.0 1012.8
15:50 EST
S 9 22 15.5 3.9 15.5 46 5 0.0 1010.8
15:50 EST
W 24 28 12.8 5.5 10.6 61 4 0.0 1013.0
15:50 EST
NNW 9 15 9.8 5.7 8.6 75 2 0.0 1013.2
15:50 EST
SSW 9 9 15.2 5.3 15.2 51 4 0.2 1011.2
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15:22 EST

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12:58 EST

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Late winter soaking causes flooding

11:44 EST

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