New South Wales/ACT Weather

NSW/ACT
Sun 16:12 EST
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales ACT Forecast

  • Sunday Sunny, cool-to-mild in the northeast. Mostly sunny, cool-to-mild in the southeast. Windy on the Alps. Mostly cloudy, mild-to-warm in the southwest. Sunny, warm in the northwest.

  • Monday Mostly sunny and warmer in the northeast. Rain developing, cool-to-cold in the southeast. Snow later on Alps. Showers, cool-to-mild in the southwest. Sunny, very warm in NW.

  • Tuesday Warm in the northeast ahead of colder showery, thundery change. Windy, rainy, cool-to-cold in central-east and southeast. Mostly sunny, cool-to-cold in the southwest. Early showers, cool-to-cold in the northwest.

  • Wednesday Showers, cool-to-cold in the northeast. Showers easing, cool-to-cold in the southeast. Mostly sunny, cool-to-mild in the southwest. Sunny, cool-to-mild in the northwest.

  • Thursday Isolated showers, cool-to-mild in the east. Mostly sunny, cool-to-mild in the southwest. Sunny, warm in the northwest.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 12/09 Fri 13/09 Sat 14/09

25.8°C

Fowlers Gap
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

28.9°C

Menindee
Avg: Rec:

30.1°C

Tibooburra Ap
Avg: Rec:

30.0°C

Murwillumbah
Avg: Rec:

34.9°C

Grafton
Avg: Rec:

4.6°C

Thredbo Top Station
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

-6.1°C

Cooma Ap
Avg: Rec:

-3.9°C

Glen Innes Ap
Avg: Rec:

-4.3°C

Glen Innes Ap
Avg: Rec:

-7.5°C

Thredbo Top Station
Avg: Rec:

W 77km/h

Thredbo Top Station
Windiest

103km/h

Thredbo Top Station

72km/h

Green Cape

64km/h

Green Cape
-
no rain last hr Wettest

1.0mm

Forster
Avg: Rec:

3.4mm

Lord Howe Is Ap
Avg: Rec:

0.2mm

Lord Howe Is Ap
Avg: Rec:

0.4mm

Albury Ap
Avg: Rec:
New South Wales ACT's Records for September
Max Min Rain
Highest 39.6°C at
Wanaaring in 2004
Lowest -6.0°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1995
Highest 25.8°C at
Bourke Ap in 2003
Lowest -16.7°C at
Charlotte Pass in 1970
Highest 362.4mm at
Narooma in 1992

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 with showers
15 29 90% 10-20mm Nil NNW 17 29 S 26 49
Hazy
7 29 5% < 1mm Nil NNW 13 54 N 20 18
Hazy
9 26 20% < 1mm Nil NNE 8 50 NE 18 49
Windy
12 30 90% 5-10mm Nil NW 22 32 NW 22 22
Windy with showers
16 27 90% 10-20mm Nil NNW 14 38 S 34 74
Rain
8 18 80% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Frost then sunny
1 25 30% < 1mm High NW 21 30 WNW 25 11
Late shower
7 22 90% 10-20mm Nil NW 24 31 WNW 25 25
Rain
8 21 90% 10-20mm Nil NW 19 38 WNW 20 55
Snow
8 8 90% 10-20mm Nil WNW 19 79 W 16 100
Sunny
4 29 70% < 1mm Slight N 8 19 WNW 19 6
Mostly sunny
7 30 90% 5-10mm Nil N 19 13 NW 28 5
Possible shower
11 20 90% 1-5mm Nil WSW 14 50 SSW 28 59
Showers
9 18 80% 1-5mm Nil W 9 74 SW 22 73
Sunny
8 33 60% < 1mm Nil NNE 15 6 WNW 19 6
Late shower
16 21 70% 1-5mm Nil SSW 28 59 S 33 43
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Weather News

Don't count on Sydney's sunshine to stick around

15:53 EST

It was an aptly named Sunday today, with temperatures reaching 28 degrees in the city, and hitting 30 degrees for western Sydney.   A very weak seabreeze and increasing cloud will keep the temperatures up overnight, with the eastern suburbs looking to only drop to 16-to-18 degrees overnight.  On Monday, it will be another warm one.

Proper cold change crossing southern Australia

09:05 EST

This time of year is notable for its big weather swings and this week is no exception with some places in the south of the country expected to cool by as much as 15-20 degrees in 24 hours.

Crickets are the answer for farming family struggling with drought

08:27 EST

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