New South Wales/ACT Weather

Current Warnings
 

New South Wales ACT Forecast

  • Thursday Showers, cool in the northeast. Fog then sunny, cool-to-cold in the southeast. Windy on the Alps. Mostly sunny, cool-to-cold in the southwest. Late showers, cool-to-cold in the northwest.

  • Friday Mostly cloudy, cool in the northeast. Fog then mostly cloudy, cool-to-cold in the southeast. Snow on the Alpine peaks. Showers developing, cool-to-cold in the southwest. Showers, cool-to-cold in the northwest.

  • Saturday Mostly cloudy, cool-to-cold in the northeast. Clearing shower, cool-to-cold in the southeast. Snow on the Alps. Showers easing, cold in the southwest. Mostly sunny, cool-to-cold in the northwest.

  • Sunday Showers, cool-to-cold in the northeast. Showers/storms, cool-to-cold in the southeast. Snow on the Alps. Late shower, cold in the southwest. Mostly sunny, cold in the northwest.

  • Monday Showers, cool-to-cold in the northeast. Showers/storms, cool-to-cold in the southeast. Rain-snow on the Alps. Mostly sunny, cool-to-cold in the southwest. Late shower, cold in the northwest.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 06/07 Tue 07/07 Wed 08/07

18.5°C

Yamba
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

21.3°C

Murwillumbah
Avg: Rec:

20.9°C

Mungindi
Avg: Rec:

22.8°C

Mungindi
Avg: Rec:

26.6°C

Wanaaring
Avg: Rec:

-0.7°C

Perisher Valley
Avg: Rec:
- -
Coldest

-5.3°C

Perisher Valley
Avg: Rec:
- -

-7.2°C

Perisher Valley
Avg: Rec:
- -

-5.5°C

Thredbo Village
Avg: Rec:

-7.3°C

Glen Innes Ap
Avg: Rec:

NW 29km/h

Thredbo Top Station
Windiest

62km/h

Green Cape

57km/h

Wattamolla

55km/h

Cape Byron
-
no rain last hr Wettest

1.0mm

Tuncester
Avg: Rec:
- -

14.4mm

Swansea
Avg: Rec:
- -

25.4mm

Evans Head
Avg: Rec:

25.4mm

Evans Head
Avg: Rec:
New South Wales ACT's Records for July
Max Min Rain
Highest 36.4°C at
Broken Hill Ap in 1990
Lowest -6.9°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1978
Highest 20.6°C at
Lord Howe Island in 1942
Lowest -19.6°C at
Charlotte Pass in 2010
Highest 274.4mm at
Springwood in 1988

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 %
Possible shower
11 20 70% < 1mm Nil N 15 89 NW 9 58
Mostly sunny
8 22 10% < 1mm Nil NNW 5 94 NNE 8 59
Possible shower
11 21 60% 1-5mm Nil N 14 78 NNE 15 69
Possible shower
10 20 60% 1-5mm Nil N 14 96 NNW 17 66
Possible shower
12 19 20% < 1mm Nil NNW 9 78 NNW 11 63
Possible shower
3 19 50% < 1mm Moderate - - - -
Showers
4 14 70% 1-5mm Slight NNW 22 100 NNW 23 91
Showers
6 12 90% 1-5mm Nil NNW 14 100 WNW 17 88
Possible shower
3 14 40% 1-5mm Moderate SW 5 97 NW 15 71
Showers
1 5 80% 1-5mm High NNW 13 100 WNW 14 99
Showers
8 17 80% 5-10mm Nil N 16 94 NNW 15 79
Showers
9 17 80% 1-5mm Nil NNW 15 100 NW 15 76
Showers
8 16 90% 5-10mm Nil NNW 8 100 NW 12 80
Showers
8 15 80% 5-10mm Nil NE 6 100 NE 7 84
Mostly cloudy
8 19 50% 1-5mm Nil NNW 5 93 WNW 10 56
Mostly sunny
6 15 40% < 1mm Nil W 9 77 W 23 43
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