Australian Alps: Snowy Mountains Forecast

View the current warnings for New South Wales

Forecast issued at 5:15 am EDT on Friday 21 January 2022.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system just east of Tasmania will continue to move gradually east over the next few days, while a trough lies over SA. The trough will deepen on the weekend and is likely to bring renewed unsettled conditions to inland parts of NSW early next week as it gradually progresses east.

Forecast for the rest of Friday

Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming easterly 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late evening.

Fire Danger
Monaro Alpine: Low-Moderate
Australian Capital Territory: Low-Moderate
Southern Slopes: Low-Moderate

Sun protection 9:00am to 5:40pm, UV Index predicted to reach 13 [Extreme]

Chance of snow
0% at 1800m
0% at 1400m
0% at 1000m

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Mostly sunny. Perisher Valley 18
Partly cloudy. Cooma 23
Partly cloudy. Cabramurra 20
Mostly sunny. Thredbo Top Station 17
Partly cloudy. Jindabyne 24

Saturday 22 January

Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming easterly 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the evening.

Chance of snow
0% at 1800m
0% at 1400m
0% at 1000m

Sunday 23 January

Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming easterly 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening.

Chance of snow
0% at 1800m
0% at 1400m
0% at 1000m

Monday 24 January

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower about the ranges, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds.

Chance of snow
0% at 1800m
0% at 1400m
0% at 1000m

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:30 pm EDT Friday.

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