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:

NE 27km/h

Tibooburra Ap
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
13 19 70% 5-10mm Nil SSW 24 80 SSW 24 54
Mostly sunny
9 21 60% 1-5mm Nil SW 12 83 S 16 56
Possible shower
11 20 80% 1-5mm Nil SW 25 76 SSW 23 66
Possible shower
12 19 80% 5-10mm Nil SW 26 90 SW 28 64
Possible shower
13 18 60% 5-10mm Nil SSW 22 72 SSW 27 59
Possible shower
6 17 60% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
4 14 70% < 1mm Slight S 20 100 SSW 21 75
Mostly sunny
4 12 40% < 1mm Slight S 15 88 SSW 19 69
Mostly sunny
4 15 50% 1-5mm Slight S 11 89 NW 16 56
Mostly sunny
2 8 20% < 1mm Moderate SSE 17 92 WSW 16 83
Mostly sunny
6 18 50% < 1mm Nil S 14 91 SSW 18 61
Mostly sunny
6 18 20% < 1mm Nil S 16 86 SSW 16 58
Mostly sunny
5 16 20% < 1mm Slight S 7 94 SW 14 62
Sunny
3 15 10% < 1mm Moderate SE 5 93 WSW 13 66
Sunny
3 19 10% < 1mm Moderate S 11 73 SSW 13 42
Sunny
2 17 5% < 1mm Moderate SSW 5 72 SSW 14 36
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