Fairfax Media Network

Black Head Weather


Forster Forecast

Tonight 19°C
Tomorrow 24°C
rain

Now

22.4°C falling
Updated at 18:10 EDT

Mid North Coast for Thursday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm about higher ground. Areas of fog about higher ground later this evening. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Friday Cloudy. Patchy morning fog inland. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm about higher ground in the afternoon and early evening. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SE in the late afternoon then becoming light in the late evening.

Currently at Taree Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 22.4°C falling
Dew Point 20.1°C falling
Feels Like 22.4°C
Relative Humidity 87%
Wind icon
S 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1016.3hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 8.4mm / -

Sun on Thu

more
Sunrise sunrise
06:55 EDT
Sunset sunset
18:58 EDT

Nearby Now

Port Macquarie Ap 23.5°C
Williamtown 22.2°C
Tocal 22.7°C
Kempsey Ap 23.6°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Taree

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly cloudy
22°C

12am

Shower
21°C

3am

Shower
20°C

6am

Heavy shower
19°C

Mid North Coast Weather Warnings

view all
NSW/ACT - Thu 17:29 EDT
Severe Storm Warning (Destructive Wind/Large Hail/Rain) N Rivers, Mid Nth Coast, CW Slopes/Plains & N Tablelands. Cancel Lower Western

National Forecast

Forster 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Mar 23
Fri
Mar 24
Sat
Mar 25
Sun
Mar 26
Mon
Mar 27
Tue
Mar 28
Wed
Mar 29

Possible shower

Rain

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 25°C 24°C 25°C 26°C 26°C 28°C 27°C
Minimum 21°C 19°C 18°C 19°C 20°C 20°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 50% 70% 30% 80% 70%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High Very High Very High
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 18
km/h
18
km/h
13
km/h
17
km/h
6
km/h
9
km/h
4
km/h
8
km/h
7
km/h
15
km/h
9
km/h
11
km/h
8
km/h
10
km/h
Wind Direction SW 18km/h
SW
SSW 18km/h
SSW
SSW 13km/h
SSW
S 17km/h
S
SW 6km/h
SW
SE 9km/h
SE
N 4km/h
N
ESE 8km/h
ESE
ENE 7km/h
ENE
ENE 15km/h
ENE
N 9km/h
N
SSE 11km/h
SSE
ESE 8km/h
ESE
ESE 10km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 88% 79% 87% 76% 74% 66% 82% 76% 82% 75% 81% 76% 83% 79%
Dew Point 21°C 21°C 18°C 19°C 16°C 19°C 19°C 22°C 19°C 22°C 20°C 23°C 21°C 23°C

Forster Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:31 EDT
sunrise
06:56 EDT
sunset
18:57 EDT
last light
19:21 EDT
moon
rise
Fri 02:38 EDT
set
Fri 16:25 EDT
moon
Tue
Mar 28
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19

Forster Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Mar 23
20.5°C 27°C 16.8mm
Wed
Mar 22
22.1°C 25.5°C 0.2mm
Tue
Mar 21
23.0°C 25.5°C 0.4mm
Mon
Mar 20
22.5°C 24.8°C 19.6mm
Sun
Mar 19
21.4°C 25.5°C 16.6mm

Forster Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
350.9mm
25.7 Day(s)
Total For 2017
385.1mm
43 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
401.2mm
33 Day(s)
Wettest Day
48.0mm
Mar 15
Lowest Temperature
14.8°C
Mar 12
Highest Temperature
41.0°C
Jan 18

Forster Almanac

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
14.8°C
12th
Lowest On Record
11.0°C
17th 2014
Average This Month
20.0°C
+2.2°C
Long-term Average
17.8°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
27.8°C
4th
Highest On Record
33.5°C
17th 2002
Average This Month
25.7°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
25.5°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
48.0mm
15th
Total This Month
224.5mm
19 Day(s)
Long-term Average
136.6mm
9.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
535.8mm
1963
Driest On Record
1.0mm
1965
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Tropical cyclone off Queensland coast highly possible, expected to make landfall, BOM forecasts

17:59 EDT

A tropical low off north Queensland has a high chance of developing into a cyclone and making landfall by early next week, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) says.

Queensland cyclone threat

15:39 EDT

Queensland may see its first tropical cyclone in two years in coming days, although the situation is still hard to call.

BOM weather: Six questions you've always wanted to ask a meteorologist

14:27 EDT

It runs one of the most-viewed websites in Australia and broadcasts its weather forecasts and warnings around the country each day.