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NSW/ACT
Tue 22:00 EST
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Wednesday Showers in the south, heaviest in southwest. Partly cloudy and dry elsewhere.

  • Thursday Showers throughout, heaviest on tablelands. Snow on peaks, driest in the far northeast.

  • Friday Westerlies strengthening in the west. Cloud in the south, sunny otherwise.

  • Saturday Cooler day throughout. Widespread showers. Gusty winds in the south and coast.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 22/05 Mon 23/05 Tue 24/05

18.6°C

Lord Howe Is Ap
Hottest

30.1°C

Wanaaring

30.6°C

Mungindi

25.0°C

Grafton

33.0°C

Mungindi

-5.6°C

Cooma Ap
Coldest

0.2°C

Glen Innes Ap

-6.0°C

Woolbrook
 

-7.0°C

Cooma

SW 53km/h

Windy Point
Windiest

116km/h

Thredbo Top Station

94km/h

High Range

83km/h

Lord Howe Is Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

15.0mm

Perisher Valley

14.4mm

Lord Howe Is Ap
 

103.2mm

Thredbo Top Station
New South Wales/ACT's Records for May
Max Min Rain
Highest 40.1°C at
Scone Ap in 1994
Lowest -6.0°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 2000
Highest 30.5°C at
Lake Cargelligo Ap in 1990
Lowest -14.2°C at
Namadgi National Park in 1987
Highest 320.0mm at
Lismore in 1921

New South Wales/ACT Rainfall Bulletin

Wednesday May 25, 2016
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Station
(Group by district)
Rain to 9am Interval
mm Hours
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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