New South Wales/ACT Weather

NSW/ACT
Wed 04:10 EDT
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Wednesday Showers, cool-to-cold in the east, storms in northeast. Snow and rain on the Alps. Mostly sunny, mild-to-warm in the west.

  • Thursday Showers, cool-to-cold in the northeast. Showers, cool-to-mild in the southeast. Clearing shower, mild-to-warm in the west.

  • Friday Mostly sunny, cool-to-mild in the northeast. Fog then sunny, cool-to-mild in the southeast. Mostly cloudy, mild-to-warm in the southwest. Mostly sunny, very warm in NW.

  • Saturday Mostly sunny, cool-to-mild in the northeast. Heavy showers, cool-to-mild in the southeast. Clearing showers, cool-to-mild in the southwest. Mostly sunny, very warm in NW.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 17/10 Mon 18/10 Tue 19/10

18.7°C

Ballina Ap
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

27.9°C

Nelson Bay
Avg: Rec:

32.0°C

Smithville
Avg: Rec:
- -

32.8°C

Wanaaring
Avg: Rec:
- -

37.3°C

Evans Head
Avg: Rec:

1.0°C

Thredbo Top Station
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

-0.4°C

Thredbo Village
Avg: Rec:

-2.4°C

Thredbo Top Station
Avg: Rec:
 

-6.7°C

Thredbo Top Station
Avg: Rec:

ESE 72km/h

Cabramurra
Windiest

68km/h

Thredbo Top Station

74km/h

Thredbo Top Station

85km/h

Wattamolla
-

3.4mm last hr

Merimbula
Avg: Rec:
Wettest

4.4mm

Mulwala
Avg: Rec:

65.0mm

Kunghur
Avg: Rec:
 

105.0mm

Nambucca Heads
Avg: Rec:
New South Wales/ACT's Records for October
Max Min Rain
Highest 43.9°C at
Cobar in 1881
Lowest -5.0°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1972
Highest 30.6°C at
Bourke in 1957
Lowest -12.0°C at
Charlotte Pass in 2006
Highest 525.0mm at
Charlotte Pass in 2011

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 %
Possible shower
12 24 60% 1-5mm Nil WNW 17 86 W 23 58
Possible shower
8 20 10% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
16 27 5% < 1mm Nil S 25 34 SW 22 16
Sunny
9 21 5% < 1mm Nil S 27 54 S 24 27
Possible shower
3 10 40% 1-5mm Moderate S 18 83 WSW 18 59
Possible shower
8 18 60% 1-5mm Nil S 10 72 WSW 13 44
Possible shower
18 27 70% 5-10mm Nil SW 18 83 SSE 20 74
Possible shower
11 24 40% 1-5mm Nil SW 17 72 SW 21 37
Sunny
7 22 5% < 1mm Nil SSW 20 65 SW 26 28
Possible shower
15 32 70% 1-5mm Nil NW 11 88 SSE 22 50
Showers
16 23 80% 1-5mm Nil SSW 25 85 S 33 71
Possible shower
8 16 30% 1-5mm Nil SSW 15 81 SW 18 57
Showers easing
15 20 70% 1-5mm Nil SSW 26 82 S 31 65
Possible shower
15 27 70% 1-5mm Nil WSW 10 88 WSW 17 55
Mostly sunny
6 20 10% < 1mm Nil SW 14 78 SW 22 39
Showers easing
14 19 60% 1-5mm Nil SSW 26 64 S 31 60
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Weather News

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20:51 EDT

Monstrous hailstones measuring 16 centimetres in diameter fell to the ground in central Queensland on Tuesday, likely setting a new Australian record for hail size.

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19:46 EDT

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