Daily Weather Review

IDN10032

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
New South Wales

Daily Weather Review for NSW and ACT

Issued at 4:59 pm EST on Tuesday 26 July 2016.

Weather Situation

A series of cold fronts will cross New South Wales before a slow-moving high pressure system moves over southeast Australia on Thursday.

Highest rainfall in the 24 hours to 9am was 23 mm at Mount Ginini.
The overnight minimum temperature range was from -6 degrees at Thredbo Top Station to 17 degrees at Lord Howe Island.
The daytime highest temperatures recorded to 4pm ranged from -5 degrees at Thredbo Top Station to 23 degrees at Casino.

A generally fine and mostly sunny day across NSW. Light snowfalls were reported from the Thredbo.

Minimum temperatures were generally above average across eastern NSW, albeit below average in the NE. Temperatures tended closer to average across western districts.

Maximum temperatures were generally close to average across the state, tending below average in the Southern Tablelands and Southwest Slopes, and above average in the Northern Rivers and Metropolitan.

Winds were mostly moderate west to northwesterlies across the state, tending generally northeasterlies in the northeast

Today's Weather for NSW and ACT to 4pm

Highest Maximum Temperatures Lowest Minimum Temperatures
Casino 23 C Thredbo Top Station -6 C
Evans Head RAAF 23 C Mount Ginini -6 C
Murwillumbah 23 C Perisher Valley Obs -5 C
Lowest Maximum Temperatures Highest Minimum Temperatures
Thredbo Top Station -5 C Lord Howe Island 17 C
Mount Ginini -3 C Byron Bay 13 C
Perisher Valley Obs -3 C Moruya Heads 12 C
Highest Rainfall - Midnight to 4pm
Mount Ginini 16 mm
Khancoban 5 mm
Cabramurra 3 mm

Today's Weather to 4pm

Sydney

Canberra

Maximum Temperature 18 C at 3:24 pm 10 C at 2:49 pm
Minimum Temperature 10 C at 1:13 am 5 C at 8:03 am
Rainfall - Midnight to 4pm 0.0 mm 0.2 mm

Rainfall Summary

Sydney

Canberra

Month to date 105 mm 66 mm
Average for July 97 mm 41 mm
Year to date 1041 mm 422 mm
Average January to end of July 826 mm 337 mm

The next routine update will be issued at 4:30 pm EST Wednesday.