New South Wales/ACT Weather

NSW/ACT
Sun 22:51 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.

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

17.6°C

Cape Byron
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

27.2°C

Wanaaring
Avg: Rec:

28.7°C

Grafton
Avg: Rec:

31.0°C

Bourke Ap
Avg: Rec:

31.0°C

Bourke Ap
Avg: Rec:

-5.2°C

Thredbo Top Station
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

-4.5°C

Glen Innes Ap
Avg: Rec:

-3.2°C

Marrangaroo
Avg: Rec:
- -
 

-12.5°C

Glen Innes Ag
Avg: Rec:

WNW 68km/h

Montague Is
Windiest

98km/h

Thredbo Top Station

90km/h

Thredbo Top Station

98km/h

Thredbo Top Station
-

2.4mm last hr

Perisher Valley
Avg: Rec:
- -
Wettest

8.0mm

Perisher Valley
Avg: Rec:
- -

0.2mm

Bombala
Avg: Rec:
 

52.4mm

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 %
Windy
10 16 5% < 1mm Nil W 34 41 WSW 35 24
Sunny
9 26 20% < 1mm Nil NW 17 63 WSW 20 16
Sunny
11 23 5% < 1mm Nil WSW 11 58 SW 20 32
Sunny
9 19 5% < 1mm Nil W 29 48 WSW 35 21
Windy
9 15 5% < 1mm Nil W 34 40 W 37 36
Mostly sunny
7 16 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Windy
2 14 5% < 1mm Moderate W 29 52 W 35 30
Frost then sunny
0 7 50% < 1mm High WSW 24 87 WSW 34 51
Frost then sunny
1 10 10% < 1mm High WNW 24 78 W 34 45
Snow
-2 -1 80% 1-5mm Severe W 23 90 W 24 92
Mostly sunny
6 17 5% < 1mm Nil W 19 47 WSW 30 25
Mostly sunny
2 15 5% < 1mm Moderate WSW 23 58 - -
Mostly sunny
1 13 5% < 1mm High WSW 19 85 - -
Mostly sunny
2 11 40% < 1mm Moderate W 24 93 WSW 29 57
Sunny
5 17 5% < 1mm Slight SW 21 43 SW 24 21
Mostly sunny
3 14 5% < 1mm Moderate SW 26 63 - -
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