New South Wales/ACT Weather

NSW/ACT
Mon 16:12 EST
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales ACT Forecast

  • Monday Sunny, cool-to-mild in the northeast. Mostly sunny, cool-to-cold in the southeast. Windy/snow on the Alps. Windy, cold in the southwest. Sunny, cool-to-cold in the northwest.

  • Tuesday Sunny, cool-to-cold in the northeast. Mostly sunny, cool-to-cold in the southeast. Windy/snow on the Alps. Mostly sunny, cold in the southwest. Sunny, cool-to-cold in the northwest.

  • Wednesday Sunny, cool-to-cold in the northeast. Windy with showers, cool-to-cold in the southeast. Windy/snow on the Alps. Clearing shower, cool-to-cold in the southwest. Mostly sunny, cool-to-cold in the northwest.

  • Thursday Sunny, cool-to-cold in the northeast. Windy with showers, cold in the southeast. Early snow on the Alps. Mostly sunny, cold in the west.

  • Friday Sunny, cool-to-cold in the southeast. Windy on the Alps. Fog then sunny, cool-to-cold in the southwest. Sunny, cool-to-cold in the northwest.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 16/08 Sat 17/08 Sun 18/08

17.9°C

Cape Byron
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

27.2°C

Wanaaring
Avg: Rec:

28.7°C

Grafton
Avg: Rec:

31.1°C

Bourke Ap
Avg: Rec:

31.1°C

Bourke Ap
Avg: Rec:

-5.1°C

Thredbo Top Station
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

-4.5°C

Glen Innes Ap
Avg: Rec:

-3.2°C

Marrangaroo
Avg: Rec:
- -

-6.5°C

Thredbo Top Station
Avg: Rec:

-12.5°C

Glen Innes Ag
Avg: Rec:

E 122km/h

Sydney
Windiest

98km/h

Thredbo Top Station

90km/h

Thredbo Top Station

98km/h

Thredbo Top Station
-
no rain last hr Wettest

8.0mm

Perisher Valley
Avg: Rec:
- -

0.2mm

Bombala
Avg: Rec:

30.6mm

Perisher Valley
Avg: Rec:
- -

31.0mm

Perisher Valley
Avg: Rec:
- -
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 Weather Forecasts

Station
(ungroup by district)
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Mostly sunny
8 20 5% < 1mm Nil W 27 48 WSW 28 30
Mostly sunny
3 20 5% < 1mm Moderate SW 10 45 SSE 7 17
Mostly sunny
5 19 5% < 1mm Slight SW 12 40 E 8 36
Mostly sunny
4 21 5% < 1mm Slight WNW 24 54 W 24 27
Windy
9 17 5% < 1mm Nil W 27 43 W 30 44
Mostly sunny
1 20 20% < 1mm High - - - -
Frost then sunny
-6 15 5% < 1mm Severe WSW 18 56 WSW 25 28
Windy
-2 8 70% < 1mm Severe WSW 22 83 - -
Frost then sunny
0 12 40% < 1mm High WNW 21 77 WNW 31 55
Rain and snow
-1 2 90% 5-10mm Severe W 21 91 W 19 100
Frost then sunny
-2 18 5% < 1mm Severe W 8 59 W 20 28
Frost then sunny
-1 17 5% < 1mm Severe SW 17 62 WSW 26 31
Frost then sunny
0 15 20% < 1mm High W 14 88 W 25 53
Frost then sunny
0 12 50% < 1mm High W 17 95 W 21 75
Frost then sunny
1 19 5% < 1mm High SSW 12 46 SW 20 25
Mostly sunny
3 17 20% < 1mm Moderate WSW 14 70 WSW 22 36
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