New South Wales/ACT Weather

NSW/ACT
Sun 10:13 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

31.0°C

Wilcannia Ap
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:

5.1°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 68km/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 rain
10 17 90% 10-20mm Nil S 26 83 S 36 71
Late shower
11 26 70% 5-10mm Nil SW 6 53 ESE 20 49
Possible shower
11 22 90% 10-20mm Nil SW 21 74 SSW 17 76
Windy with rain
10 17 90% 20-40mm Nil S 29 88 S 39 84
Windy with rain
9 15 80% 5-10mm Nil S 32 79 S 40 72
Possible shower
4 15 50% < 1mm Slight - - - -
Showers
3 19 90% 5-10mm Moderate E 16 56 SW 18 56
Rain
1 8 60% 1-5mm High ESE 28 90 SE 30 67
Clearing shower
1 12 50% < 1mm High SSE 23 73 SSE 28 52
Frost then sunny
-1 5 20% < 1mm Severe SE 26 67 ESE 21 64
Showers
9 20 90% 5-10mm Nil ESE 15 52 S 23 54
Clearing shower
7 15 80% 1-5mm Nil SE 24 77 SSE 30 61
Mostly sunny
2 17 10% < 1mm Moderate S 20 62 SE 21 30
Mostly sunny
3 17 10% < 1mm Moderate SSE 14 70 - -
Sunny
8 21 5% < 1mm Nil SSW 26 44 SSW 27 19
Sunny
5 17 5% < 1mm Slight SSE 30 46 SE 26 16
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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

When beach volleyball player Zachery Schubert began a degree in nutrition, he did not expect to emerge as a cricket farmer.