New South Wales/ACT Weather

NSW/ACT
Sat 13:10 EDT
Current Warnings
 

New South Wales ACT Forecast

  • Saturday Rain and storms northeast. Isolated showers/storms central east and north. Late showers over south. Mostly sunny, very warm in NW.

  • Sunday Showers/storms northeast easing. Mostly cloudy, warm in the southeast. Late shower, very warm in the southwest. Showers/storms, very warm in NW.

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

  • Tuesday Mostly sunny, warm in the northeast. Showers clearing, cool-to-mild in the southeast. Mild-to-warm in the southwest with chance shower. Sunny, very warm in NW.

  • Wednesday Mostly sunny, warm in the east. Late shower, very warm in the southwest. Sunny, hot in the northwest.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 15/01 Thu 16/01 Fri 17/01

34.6°C

Bourke Ap
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

41.7°C

Smithville
Avg: Rec:
- -

37.5°C

Mungindi
Avg: Rec:

36.4°C

Bourke Ap
Avg: Rec:

48.9°C

Penrith
Avg: Rec:

11.7°C

Thredbo Top Station
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

9.6°C

Thredbo Top Station
Avg: Rec:

2.5°C

Cooma
Avg: Rec:

6.7°C

Thredbo Top Station
Avg: Rec:

0.6°C

Perisher Valley
Avg: Rec:
- -

S 50km/h

Wattamolla
Windiest

70km/h

Fowlers Gap

92km/h

Parkes Ap

81km/h

Cape Byron
-

6.8mm last hr

Evans Head
Avg: Rec:
Wettest

48.0mm

Faulconbridge
Avg: Rec:
- -

112.0mm

Bulahdelah
Avg: Rec:
- -

195.0mm

Tweed Heads
Avg: Rec:
- -

173.0mm

Murwillumbah
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 Rainfall Bulletin

Saturday January 18, 2020
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Station
(Group by district)
Rain to 9am Interval
mm Hours
ARMIDALE AIRPORT AWS 22.8 24
BEGA AWS 1.4 24
CABRAMURRA SMHEA AWS 1.0 24
DUBBO AIRPORT AWS 0.2 24
SYDNEY (OBSERVATORY HILL) 30.6 24
TAMWORTH AIRPORT AWS 5.4 24
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 21.6 24
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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