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:

ENE 24km/h

Tibooburra Ap
Windiest

62km/h

Green Cape

57km/h

Wattamolla

55km/h

Cape Byron
-

0.2mm last hr

Glen Innes Ap
Avg: Rec:
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
12 19 90% 5-10mm Nil SSW 33 85 SSW 36 66
Mostly sunny
8 21 30% 1-5mm Nil W 13 75 SW 17 53
Possible shower
10 21 80% 5-10mm Nil SW 26 71 SSW 27 73
Showers
12 19 90% 10-20mm Nil SW 34 92 SSW 38 76
Showers
14 18 90% 10-20mm Nil SSW 32 77 SSW 40 70
Showers
7 16 90% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
3 13 70% < 1mm Moderate SW 24 100 SW 26 86
Mostly sunny
4 11 20% < 1mm Slight S 22 90 S 25 71
Possible shower
6 14 50% < 1mm Nil S 19 84 S 24 58
Cloudy
4 5 30% < 1mm Slight SE 25 91 SSE 23 86
Cloudy
6 16 60% 1-5mm Nil SW 19 92 SSW 22 68
Mostly sunny
6 18 20% < 1mm Nil SSW 19 84 SSW 23 57
Sunny
4 17 10% < 1mm Slight S 11 89 SSW 14 61
Mostly sunny
5 17 40% < 1mm Slight S 10 86 SW 13 63
Sunny
3 19 5% < 1mm Moderate SSW 15 71 SSW 19 42
Sunny
3 16 5% < 1mm Moderate S 10 83 S 15 42
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