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Forster Forecast

This morning 11°C
Today 19°C
cloudy

Now

12.5°C steady
Updated at 03:40 EST

Mid North Coast for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the south, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds W 25 to 40 km/h decreasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the evening.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the north in the afternoon and evening. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h turning SW in the morning.

Currently at Taree Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 12.5°C steady
Dew Point 5.7°C steady
Feels Like 11.0°C
Relative Humidity 63%
Wind icon
W 14km/h steady
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1010.7hPa rising
Fire Danger 3.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 5.2mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:19 EST
Sunset sunset
17:16 EST

Nearby Now

Port Macquarie Ap 12.4°C
Williamtown 11.3°C
Tocal 11.4°C
Kempsey Ap 10.6°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Taree

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
10°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
14°C

12pm

Mostly clear
18°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
18°C

Mid North Coast Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Wed 22:35 EST
Coastal Strong Wind/Gale Warning

National Forecast

Forster 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Apr 27
Fri
Apr 28
Sat
Apr 29
Sun
Apr 30
Mon
May 1
Tue
May 2
Wed
May 3

Cloudy

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 19°C 21°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 24°C 20°C
Minimum 11°C 12°C 12°C 15°C 14°C 14°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 60% 50% 60% 80% 30% 50% 70%
Rain Amount 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
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 27
km/h
27
km/h
27
km/h
23
km/h
17
km/h
15
km/h
18
km/h
15
km/h
10
km/h
14
km/h
11
km/h
10
km/h
18
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 27km/h
WSW
WSW 27km/h
WSW
SW 27km/h
SW
SW 23km/h
SW
WSW 17km/h
WSW
SSW 15km/h
SSW
SW 18km/h
SW
S 15km/h
S
N 10km/h
N
NNE 14km/h
NNE
NW 11km/h
NW
N 10km/h
N
WSW 18km/h
WSW
SW 16km/h
SW
Relative Humidity 62% 58% 73% 69% 66% 58% 78% 72% 75% 64% 69% 61% 68% 66%
Dew Point 7°C 10°C 12°C 15°C 10°C 14°C 15°C 17°C 14°C 16°C 13°C 16°C 11°C 13°C

Forster Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:54 EST
sunrise
06:19 EST
sunset
17:16 EST
last light
17:42 EST
moon
rise
Thu 06:42 EST
set
Thu 18:06 EST
moon
Wed
May 3
moon
Thu
May 11
moon
Fri
May 19
moon
Fri
May 26

Forster Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Apr 26
17.4°C 23°C 4.4mm
Tue
Apr 25
15.0°C 23.6°C 0.2mm
Mon
Apr 24
- 23.0°C -
Sun
Apr 23
16.6°C - 0.0mm
Sat
Apr 22
16.5°C 23.0°C 0.0mm

Forster Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
469.7mm
34.2 Day(s)
Total For 2017
524.2mm
64 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
476.2mm
44 Day(s)
Wettest Day
48.0mm
Mar 15
Lowest Temperature
8.5°C
Apr 3
Highest Temperature
41.0°C
Jan 18

Forster Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
8.5°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
6.6°C
28th 2009
Average This Month
15.7°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
15.1°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
27.0°C
16th
Highest On Record
30.0°C
12th 2006
Average This Month
23.7°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
23.7°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
10.2mm
12th
Total This Month
73.8mm
17 Day(s)
Long-term Average
118.8mm
8.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
563.5mm
1931
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1991
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