Daily Weather Review


Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
New South Wales

Daily Weather Review for NSW and ACT

Issued at 4:30 pm EDT on Friday 16 November 2018.

Weather Situation

A high pressure ridge will remain along the coast over the over the weekend with an inland trough through the north. The next frontal system is expected to move through the state around the middle of next week.

Highest rainfall in the 24 hours to 9am was 67.2 mm at Seaview.
The overnight minimum temperature range was from 1 degrees at Thredbo Top Station to 22 degrees at Borrona Downs.
The daytime highest temperatures recorded to 4pm ranged from 11 degrees at Thredbo Top Station to 36 degrees at Lightning Ridge.

Cloudy conditions prevailed over the ranges and the east of the Divide, with afternoon showers/thunderstorm developed in Northern Tablelands and the coastal ranges of North Coast.

Overnight minimum temperatures were slightly above the seasonal average in the northern half of the state, tending slightly below average in the southern half.

Daytime maximum temperatures were below the seasonal average east of the divide due to the cloud cover, but above average in the northern inland region and close to the average rest of the state.

Winds were moderate to fresh southeast to southwesterly much of the state, tending westerly about the western half of Northern Tablelands.

Today's Weather for NSW and ACT to 4pm

Highest Maximum Temperatures Lowest Minimum Temperatures
Lightning Ridge 36 C Thredbo Top Station 1 C
Moree 35 C Perisher Valley Obs 1 C
Walgett Airport 35 C Cooma Airport 2 C
Lowest Maximum Temperatures Highest Minimum Temperatures
Thredbo Top Station 11 C Borrona Downs 22 C
Moss Vale 14 C Tibooburra Airport 21 C
Perisher Valley Obs 14 C Byron Bay 20 C
Highest Rainfall - Midnight to 4pm
Lord Howe Island 4.0 mm
Meldrum 4.0 mm
Dorrigo 2.1 mm

Today's Weather to 4pm



Maximum Temperature 22 C at 1:02 pm 23 C at 3:09 pm
Minimum Temperature 17 C at 6:43 pm 11 C at 12:47 am
Rainfall - Midnight to 4pm 0.0 mm 0.0 mm

Rainfall Summary



Month to date 29.4 mm 28.6 mm
Average for November 83.6 mm 64.4 mm
Year to date 759.4 mm 311.8 mm
Average January to end of November 1137.2 mm 561.8 mm

The next routine update will be issued at 4:30 pm EDT Saturday.