New South Wales/ACT Weather

NSW/ACT
Mon 21:25 EDT
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Monday Mostly sunny, very warm-to-hot in the east. Windy on the Alps. Windy, very hot in the southwest. Mostly sunny, very hot in the northwest.

  • Tuesday Sunny, very warm in the northeast. Showers, very warm-to-hot in the southeast. Heavy showers, mild-to-warm in the southwest. Mostly sunny, very hot in the northwest.

  • Wednesday Late shower, warm in the northeast. Showers, cool-to-mild in the southeast. Sunny, very warm in the southwest. Mostly sunny, hot in the northwest.

  • Thursday Showers, cool-to-mild in the east. Windy, very warm in the southwest. Showers, hot in the northwest.

  • Friday Showers, cool-to-mild in the northeast. Mostly cloudy, cool-to-mild in the southeast. Showers/storms, cool-to-mild in the southwest. Mostly sunny, very warm in NW.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 22/01 Sat 23/01 Sun 24/01

37.2°C

Ivanhoe Ap
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

41.0°C

White Cliffs Ap
Avg: Rec:

42.5°C

Smithville
Avg: Rec:
- -

43.6°C

Hay Ap
Avg: Rec:

43.6°C

Hay Ap
Avg: Rec:

16.6°C

Thredbo Top Station
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

4.7°C

Thredbo Village
Avg: Rec:

7.1°C

Armidale
Avg: Rec:

8.2°C

Armidale
Avg: Rec:

-2.6°C

Thredbo Top Station
Avg: Rec:

NE 44km/h

Kurnell
Windiest

72km/h

Cessnock Ap

72km/h

Richmond

70km/h

Thredbo Top Station
-
no rain last hr Wettest

19.2mm

Walgett
Avg: Rec:
- -

17.2mm

Glenfield
Avg: Rec:
- -

38.0mm

Garah
Avg: Rec:
- -

8.4mm

Mt Boyce
Avg: Rec:
New South Wales/ACT's Records for January
Max Min Rain
Highest 49.7°C at
Bourke in 1878
Lowest 1.3°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 2012
Highest 34.4°C at
Gunnedah in 1905
Lowest -7.7°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1975
Highest 436.0mm at
Bellingen PO in 1997

New South Wales/ACT Monthly Summaries

January 2021
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
17.1 -1.1 28.2 -0.1 94.4 97
13.8 -1.4 27.4 +0.1 25.6 50
11.8 -1.9 24.0 -2.6 34.6 37
10.7 -2.4 25.7 -1.9 54.4 86
12 11.4 -3.0 29.1 -1.7 21.4 46
10.6 -1.0 20.7 -0.9 50.8 79
24 14.5 -3.3 30.0 -3.1 23.6 39
15.6 -2.8 31.6 -2.1 50.0 98
17.7 -0.8 33.4 -0.5 19.2 63
15.8 -0.6 32.1 +0.2 15.8 39
20.6 -2.2 35.6 -2.1 27.2 86
18.4 -0.9 32.9 -0.8 14.0 48
10  
A yellow cell indicates a probable monthly record for this site (sites with ≥ 10 years of records only). The number of years of records available for the relevant field for this month is indicated in black. See the station's climate page for full details.
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