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Kempsey Forecast

This morning 17°C
Today 26°C
clearing_shower

Now

18.0°C rising
Updated at 04:40 EDT

Mid North Coast for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the north, slight chance elsewhere. Winds SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching 20 to 27.

Currently at Kempsey Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 18.0°C rising
Dew Point 15.1°C rising
Feels Like 18.0°C
Relative Humidity 83%
Wind icon
SW 12km/h steady
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1016.8hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 5.2mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:32 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:32 EDT

Nearby Now

Port Macquarie Ap 17.7°C
Taree Ap 17.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Port Macquarie

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly cloudy
17°C

9am

Mostly clear
22°C

12pm

Mostly clear
25°C

3pm

Mostly clear
25°C

Mid North Coast Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Kempsey 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Feb 21
Thu
Feb 22
Fri
Feb 23
Sat
Feb 24
Sun
Feb 25
Mon
Feb 26
Tue
Feb 27

Clearing shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 26°C 27°C 28°C 31°C 33°C 27°C 30°C
Minimum 17°C 17°C 17°C 19°C 20°C 19°C 17°C
Chance of Rain 20% 30% 30% 40% 90% 80% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 9
km/h
12
km/h
3
km/h
11
km/h
5
km/h
13
km/h
10
km/h
15
km/h
10
km/h
10
km/h
10
km/h
11
km/h
5
km/h
11
km/h
Wind Direction S 9km/h
S
SE 12km/h
SE
NNW 3km/h
NNW
ENE 11km/h
ENE
NNE 5km/h
NNE
ENE 13km/h
ENE
NNE 10km/h
NNE
NE 15km/h
NE
WNW 10km/h
WNW
ESE 10km/h
ESE
SSW 10km/h
SSW
SSE 11km/h
SSE
SSE 5km/h
SSE
E 11km/h
E
Relative Humidity 71% 55% 72% 56% 79% 64% 78% 64% 75% 68% 80% 70% 73% 64%
Dew Point 16°C 16°C 17°C 18°C 18°C 21°C 20°C 23°C 22°C 25°C 18°C 20°C 18°C 23°C

Kempsey Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:07 EDT
sunrise
06:32 EDT
sunset
19:32 EDT
last light
19:57 EDT
moon
rise
Wed 11:14 EDT
set
Wed 22:54 EDT
moon
Fri
Feb 23
moon
Fri
Mar 2
moon
Fri
Mar 9
moon
Sun
Mar 18

Smoky Cape Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Feb 20
20°C - 2mm
Mon
Feb 19
21.0°C 32°C 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 18
23.0°C 32.0°C 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 17
20.2°C 31.0°C 0.0mm
Fri
Feb 16
24.5°C 32.8°C 0.0mm

Smoky Cape Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
317.4mm
27.4 Day(s)
Total For 2018
123.2mm
15 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
124.0mm
21 Day(s)
Wettest Day
42.4mm
Feb 4
Lowest Temperature
15.5°C
Jan 15
Highest Temperature
32.8°C
Feb 16

Smoky Cape Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
16.5°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
12.0°C
19th 1977
Average This Month
20.1°C
+0.3°C
Long-term Average
19.8°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.8°C
16th
Highest On Record
39.2°C
21st 2004
Average This Month
29.4°C
+2.2°C
Long-term Average
27.2°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
42.4mm
4th
Total This Month
51.2mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
170.6mm
13.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
509.2mm
2009
Driest On Record
3.8mm
1939
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