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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Thursday Cold in S. Windy with rain on coast and ranges. The odd shower in the south and north.

  • Friday Cold. Windy with showers on coast and ranges. Generally dry in the west.

  • Saturday Fresh winds on the coast with showers possible. Mostly sunny and dry west of the ranges..

  • Sunday Light winds and stable conditions. Chance light shower on north coast.

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

17.7°C

Lord Howe Is Ap
Hottest

26.1°C

Casino Ap

25.2°C

Casino Ap

17.0°C

Tibooburra Ap

27.0°C

Tibooburra Ap

-6.5°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

-3.7°C

Thredbo Top Station

-6.8°C

Perisher Valley
 

-10.4°C

Thredbo Top Station

SW 37km/h

Green Cape
Windiest

66km/h

Murrurundi Gap

64km/h

Windy Point

79km/h

Wattamolla
-

1.4mm last hr

Pt Perpendicular
Wettest

45.0mm

Bellata

90.6mm

Green Pigeon
 

239.0mm

Meldrum
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 Rainfall Bulletin

Thursday August 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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Queensland farmers rejoice after late winter rain fills in gaps

16:57 EST

After receiving record-breaking rain in June and July, parts of western Queensland have received their best August rain in nearly 20 years.

Records tumble during Queensland rain event

16:22 EST

August temperature and rainfall records have been broken across Queensland today, some of which have been in place for more than a century.