New South Wales/ACT Weather

NSW/ACT
Sun 10:00 EDT
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Sunday Mostly sunny, cool-to-mild in the east. Fog then sunny, cool-to-mild in the southwest. Mostly sunny, cool-to-mild in the northwest.

  • Monday Mostly sunny, cool-to-mild in the northeast. Fog then sunny, cool-to-mild in the southeast. Mostly cloudy, mild-to-warm in the southwest. Mostly sunny, warm in the northwest.

  • Tuesday Late thunder, cool-to-mild in the northeast. Showers, cool-to-cold in the southeast. Mostly sunny, cool-to-mild in the west.

  • Wednesday Showers, cool-to-cold in the east. Early snow on the Alps. Mostly sunny, mild-to-warm in the west.

  • Thursday Showers, cool-to-cold in the northeast. Showers, cool-to-mild in the southeast. Clearing shower, mild-to-warm in the west.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 14/10 Fri 15/10 Sat 16/10

26.2°C

Borrona Downs
Avg: Rec:
- -
Hottest

31.6°C

Mungindi
Avg: Rec:

30.7°C

Evans Head
Avg: Rec:

28.4°C

Evans Head
Avg: Rec:

37.3°C

Evans Head
Avg: Rec:

3.0°C

Thredbo Top Station
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

-2.0°C

Thredbo Top Station
Avg: Rec:

-1.9°C

Thredbo Top Station
Avg: Rec:

-3.9°C

Cooma Ap
Avg: Rec:

-6.7°C

Thredbo Top Station
Avg: Rec:

S 38km/h

Green Cape
Windiest

94km/h

Port Botany

101km/h

Windy Point

88km/h

Port Botany
-
no rain last hr Wettest

48.2mm

Tweed Heads
Avg: Rec:

64.8mm

Lord Howe Is Ap
Avg: Rec:

21.4mm

Pt Perpendicular
Avg: Rec:

21.4mm

Pt Perpendicular
Avg: Rec:
New South Wales/ACT's Records for October
Max Min Rain
Highest 43.9°C at
Cobar in 1881
Lowest -5.0°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1972
Highest 30.6°C at
Bourke in 1957
Lowest -12.0°C at
Charlotte Pass in 2006
Highest 525.0mm at
Charlotte Pass in 2011

New South Wales/ACT Weather Forecasts

Station
(group 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 thunderstorm
6 22 60% < 1mm Nil W 10 76 SW 21 46
Possible shower
8 19 90% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
14 33 5% < 1mm Nil SE 9 34 SW 20 15
Sunny
13 28 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 23 57 S 17 30
Possible shower
3 11 70% 1-5mm Moderate SW 18 98 S 19 75
Possible shower
6 19 90% 5-10mm Nil N 6 79 SSE 17 62
Possible thunderstorm
15 25 40% 1-5mm Nil N 9 78 SE 12 70
Possible shower
8 27 40% 1-5mm Nil NNE 9 66 WSW 19 37
Sunny
8 23 50% < 1mm Nil SSW 15 80 SSW 21 36
Possible thunderstorm
11 25 50% 1-5mm Nil W 10 98 SSE 15 52
Possible shower
14 23 70% 1-5mm Nil WNW 13 63 S 25 56
Possible shower
6 19 50% 1-5mm Nil NW 11 69 W 19 58
Possible shower
15 22 90% 1-5mm Nil WSW 11 72 S 34 75
Possible shower
7 27 50% 1-5mm Nil ENE 4 72 WSW 15 38
Possible shower
7 22 50% 1-5mm Nil SW 10 90 SSW 12 50
Possible shower
15 19 80% 1-5mm Nil SSW 16 63 SSW 35 79
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Weather News

Nature's fireworks light up the skies of the Top End

12:14 EDT

Storms sparked to life over parts of the Top End and Tiwi Islands on Saturday afternoon with some lingering late into the evening.   Storms initially flared up over far eastern parts of the Arnhem district but it was not long before western and central parts, along with the Tiwi Islands, saw storms as well.   Image: Radar imagery showing showers and storms over the Top End.

Coffee and cakes baked with love, as Armidale community recovers after tornado

23:56 EDT

Northern Tableland locals have filled the hearts and bellies of work crews and residents affected by a tornado that swept through Armidale.  Thursday evening's tornado was one of several weather fronts that travelled across the state, bringing with them severe winds, rain and hail.  The area went more than 24 hours without electricity or treated water before power was returned to the community at about 10.30pm on Friday.

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