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:

-2.3°C

Thredbo Top Station
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 31km/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 %
Showers
10 17 80% 20-40mm Nil SW 17 88 SSW 21 70
Rain
9 17 50% 1-5mm Nil W 10 97 W 16 51
Showers
11 18 70% 5-10mm Nil WSW 10 84 WSW 10 69
Showers
10 17 90% 40-80mm Nil W 20 96 W 26 69
Showers
11 16 80% 20-40mm Nil SSW 15 82 SSW 27 77
Showers
3 17 90% 20-40mm Moderate - - - -
Showers easing
4 11 80% 1-5mm Slight W 19 100 W 24 83
Showers
2 9 90% 5-10mm Moderate SSW 12 97 SW 22 86
Showers
2 13 80% 10-20mm Moderate S 15 94 S 25 75
Showers
0 5 90% 10-20mm High SSE 22 98 SSE 26 96
Showers
6 15 80% 5-10mm Nil WNW 13 97 WNW 20 69
Possible shower
5 14 60% 5-10mm Slight WSW 13 97 WSW 20 76
Mostly sunny
4 14 40% 1-5mm Slight SSW 10 100 SW 19 69
Possible shower
3 14 50% 1-5mm Moderate S 7 96 SSW 17 74
Mostly sunny
3 15 30% < 1mm Moderate WSW 14 78 WSW 23 55
Mostly sunny
4 14 10% < 1mm Slight SW 18 88 SSW 26 56
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