New South Wales/ACT Weather

Current Warnings
 

New South Wales ACT Forecast

  • 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
Tue 07/07 Wed 08/07 Thu 09/07

17.0°C

Lord Howe Is Ap
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

20.9°C

Mungindi
Avg: Rec:

22.8°C

Mungindi
Avg: Rec:

22.3°C

Bourke Ap
Avg: Rec:

26.6°C

Wanaaring
Avg: Rec:

-1.2°C

Thredbo Top Station
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

-7.2°C

Perisher Valley
Avg: Rec:
- -

-5.5°C

Thredbo Village
Avg: Rec:
 

-7.3°C

Glen Innes Ap
Avg: Rec:

NW 42km/h

Thredbo Top Station
Windiest

57km/h

Wattamolla

55km/h

Cape Byron

72km/h

Thredbo Top Station
-
no rain last hr Wettest

14.4mm

Swansea
Avg: Rec:
- -

25.4mm

Evans Head
Avg: Rec:
 

43.6mm

Lord Howe Island
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 Observations

Latest Observations
Station
(Group by district)
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
04:40 EST
ENE 17 19 6.9 6.8 2.9 99 1 1.0 1027.2
04:40 EST
- 0 0 2.9 2.8 1.4 99 0 0.0 1025.7
04:40 EST
E 9 11 12.7 8.0 10.4 73 2 0.0 1022.7
04:30 EST
NNE 15 20 10.0 3.3 5.7 63 3 0.0 1020.9
04:40 EST
NW 17 19 3.0 -0.8 -2.3 76 2 0.0 -
04:40 EST
SE 7 9 2.3 2.2 -0.8 99 1 0.0 1026.8
04:40 EST
SE 17 17 7.2 5.7 3.0 90 1 0.2 1025.7
04:40 EST
E 11 13 8.9 7.5 6.2 91 1 0.0 1023.8
04:40 EST
- 0 0 2.7 1.5 1.0 92 1 0.0 1026.6
04:40 EST
NNW 4 4 11.5 9.6 10.7 88 1 0.0 1026.4
04:40 EST
SSE 7 9 10.0 8.4 8.2 90 1 0.0 1026.8
04:30 EST
E 11 13 8.2 6.2 5.2 87 1 0.0 1025.4
04:40 EST
- 0 0 10.1 9.9 10.1 99 1 0.0 1026.3
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