New South Wales/ACT Weather

Current Warnings
 

New South Wales ACT Forecast

  • Thursday Late shower, cool-to-cold in the northeast. Sunny, cool-to-mild in the southeast. Sunny, cool-to-cold in the west.

  • Friday Late shower, cool-to-cold in the northeast. Fog then sunny, cool-to-cold in the southeast. Fog then sunny, cool-to-cold in the southwest. Sunny, cool-to-cold in the northwest.

  • Saturday Mostly sunny, cool-to-cold in the northeast. Fog then sunny, cool-to-cold in the southeast. Windy on the Alps. Sunny, cool-to-cold in the west.

  • Sunday Mostly cloudy, cool-to-mild in the northeast. Mostly sunny, cool-to-cold in the southeast. Rain-snow on the Alps. Clearing shower, cool-to-cold in the southwest. Mostly sunny, cool-to-mild in the northwest.

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

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 25/05 Tue 26/05 Wed 27/05

23.2°C

Casino Ap
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

24.5°C

Grafton Ap
Avg: Rec:

25.2°C

Murwillumbah
Avg: Rec:

24.0°C

Casino Ap
Avg: Rec:

30.0°C

Wanaaring
Avg: Rec:

3.1°C

Thredbo Top Station
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

-1.9°C

Thredbo Top Station
Avg: Rec:

-3.9°C

Perisher Valley
Avg: Rec:
- -

-0.8°C

Cooma Ap
Avg: Rec:

-7.3°C

Perisher Valley
Avg: Rec:
- -

WNW 24km/h

Thredbo Top Station
Windiest

98km/h

Wattamolla

66km/h

Windy Point

68km/h

Windy Point
-

0.2mm last hr

Tocal
Avg: Rec:
Wettest

105.2mm

Careys Peak
Avg: Rec:
- -

33.2mm

Careys Peak
Avg: Rec:
- -

111.0mm

Lord Howe Is Ap
Avg: Rec:

0.8mm

Thredbo Top Station
Avg: Rec:
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 Weather Forecasts

Station
(group by district)
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Fog then sunny
1 15 10% < 1mm High ESE 14 93 SE 17 63
Sunny
4 19 5% < 1mm Slight - - - -
Sunny
7 21 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 11 63 SSE 12 33
Sunny
7 20 5% < 1mm Nil NE 10 61 NNE 14 34
Frost then sunny
1 8 5% < 1mm High NNE 12 83 WNW 13 72
Fog then sunny
1 15 5% < 1mm High SE 5 92 - -
Possible shower
13 21 90% 1-5mm Nil SW 18 75 SSW 22 67
Sunny
5 19 5% < 1mm Slight SSE 12 83 SSE 12 55
Fog then sunny
5 18 5% < 1mm Slight E 4 92 SSW 7 56
Possible shower
11 21 60% 1-5mm Nil SSW 11 84 S 18 65
Possible shower
10 19 70% 1-5mm Nil SW 18 85 S 18 76
Frost then sunny
1 13 5% < 1mm High ESE 10 86 E 7 63
Possible shower
11 19 70% < 1mm Nil SW 16 77 S 14 62
Sunny
4 20 5% < 1mm Slight SE 8 87 S 13 55
Fog then sunny
4 17 10% < 1mm Slight ESE 4 95 WSW 8 64
Possible shower
13 19 30% < 1mm Nil SW 15 71 S 16 68
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Weather News

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10:26 EST

There is a more than 70 per cent chance of above average rainfall for much of inland Australia this winter, according to the Bureau of Meteorology.

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15:57 EST

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Cold and snowy start to winter in southeastern Australia

12:41 EST

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