Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
New South Wales
Daily Weather Review for NSW and ACT
Issued at 4:59 pm EDT on Friday 5 February 2016.
A weak low pressure trough lies over the northern inland parts of New South Wales while a high pressure system southeast of the Bight moves very slowly east strengthening a ridge along the coast. A little change in synoptic pattern is expected over the next few days.
Highest rainfall in the 24 hours to 9am was 153 mm at Careys Peak.
The overnight minimum temperature range was from 2 degrees at Thredbo Top Station to 24 degrees at Wanaaring.
The daytime highest temperatures recorded to 4pm ranged from 12 degrees at Thredbo Top Station to 35 degrees at Fowlers Gap.
A windy day across the state, with showers occurring mainly about the Mid-North Coast. Skies were sunny across inland districts.
Minimum temperatures were above average in the Northern Tablelands and Northern Rivers, tending below average in the Central West Slopes & Plains, and close to average across the rest of the state.
Maximum temperatures were generally below average across the state, tending well below average about central and southern coast and ranges.
Winds were fresh to strong south to southeasterlies along the coast and ranges, tending moderate to fresh southeasterlies across inland NSW.
Today's Weather for NSW and ACT to 4pm
|Highest Maximum Temperatures||Lowest Minimum Temperatures|
|Fowlers Gap||35 C||Thredbo Top Station||2 C|
|Wilcannia Airport||35 C||Perisher Valley Obs||2 C|
|Moree||34 C||Thredbo Village||4 C|
|Lowest Maximum Temperatures||Highest Minimum Temperatures|
|Thredbo Top Station||12 C||Wanaaring||24 C|
|Perisher Valley Obs||14 C||Bourke||23 C|
|Mount Ginini||15 C||Murwillumbah||23 C|
|Mooral Creek||69 mm|
Today's Weather to 4pm
|Maximum Temperature||26 C at 1:23 pm||24 C at 3:45 pm|
|Minimum Temperature||20 C at 9:03 am||11 C at 5:16 am|
|Rainfall||0.0 mm||0.0 mm|
|Month to date||17 mm||21 mm|
|Average for February||118 mm||56 mm|
|Year to date||266 mm||127 mm|
|Average January to end of February||219 mm||115 mm|
The next routine update will be issued at 4:30 pm EDT Saturday.