New South Wales/ACT Weather

forecast summary state forecast


Monday Late shower, warm in the northeast. Sunny, cool-to-mild in the southeast. Sunny, very warm in the southwest. Mostly sunny, very warm in northwest.


Tuesday Late showers, warm in the northeast. Mostly sunny, cool-to-mild in the southeast. Sunny, mild-to-warm in the west.


Wednesday Showers, cool-to-mild in the northeast. Mostly sunny, cool-to-mild in the southeast. Sunny, very warm in the southwest. Mostly sunny, very warm in NW.


Thursday Showers, cool-to-mild in the northeast. Mostly sunny, warm in the southeast. Mostly sunny, hot in the southwest. Late shower, very warm in NW.


Friday Mostly sunny, warm in the northeast. Fog then sunny, warm in the southeast. Windy on the Alps. Mostly sunny, hot in the west.

current warnings most recent warnings

NSW/ACT - Mon 17:06 EDT
Severe Thunderstorm Warning

NSW/ACT - Mon 16:05 EDT
Hazardous Surf Warning for NSW

NSW/ACT - Mon 16:05 EDT
Coastal Wind Warning

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current extremes current extremes

Hottest
34.2°C
Coldest
15.1°C
Windiest
W 37km/h
Wettest
no rain last hr

historic extremes historic January extremes

Hottest Day
49.7°C
Coldest Day
1.3°C
Hottest Night
34.4°C
Coldest Night
-7.7°C
Wettest 24hr
436.0mm

New South Wales ACT Rainfall Bulletin

Monday January 18, 2021
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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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Hottest start to year in decades for west coast

14:51 AEDT Perth days for the first half of January are averaging the hottest since 1962.  Only two days this month so far have stayed below 30 degrees - and then barely - pushing the average maximum for the month so far up to 33.6 degrees, 2.5 degrees above average.

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