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Forster Forecast

Today 28°C
Tonight 18°C
late_thunder

Now

30.6°C falling
Updated at 13:50 EDT

Mid North Coast for Thursday Partly cloudy. Areas of fog early this morning. High (80%) chance of showers during this afternoon and evening. A thunderstorm likely during this afternoon and evening, possibly severe. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the middle of the day then tending N/NW 25 to 40 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 28 to 34.

Currently at Williamtown

24-hour graph
Temperature 30.6°C falling
Dew Point 19.3°C falling
Feels Like 32.2°C
Relative Humidity 51%
Wind icon
NE 12km/h falling
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1002.5hPa falling
Fire Danger 8.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
05:36 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:48 EDT

Nearby Now

Nobbys Head 25.1°C
Tocal 31.6°C
Taree Ap 28.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Newcastle

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly clear
27°C

6pm

Slight chance storm
27°C

9pm

Mostly clear
25°C

12am

Slight chance shower
24°C

Mid North Coast Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Thu 12:48 EDT
Severe Storm Warning (Large Hail & Damaging Winds) for NW Slopes & Plains, N Tablelands, Mid N Coast, Hunter, Lower Western & Upper Western

NSW/ACT - Thu 10:58 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for Sydney Closed Waters, Macquarie Coast, Hunter Coast, Sydney Coast, Illawarra Coast, Batemans Coast and Eden Coast

National Forecast

Forster 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Dec 8
Fri
Dec 9
Sat
Dec 10
Sun
Dec 11
Mon
Dec 12
Tue
Dec 13
Wed
Dec 14

Late thunder

Clearing shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 28°C 26°C 23°C 25°C 26°C 29°C 31°C
Minimum 18°C 18°C 16°C 16°C 17°C 17°C 20°C
Chance of Rain 80% 30% 10% 50% 20% 10% 80%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 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 21
km/h
27
km/h
25
km/h
22
km/h
12
km/h
13
km/h
14
km/h
20
km/h
15
km/h
22
km/h
15
km/h
21
km/h
15
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction NE 21km/h
NE
NE 27km/h
NE
WSW 25km/h
WSW
SSW 22km/h
SSW
S 12km/h
S
ESE 13km/h
ESE
NE 14km/h
NE
E 20km/h
E
NE 15km/h
NE
ENE 22km/h
ENE
NNE 15km/h
NNE
NE 21km/h
NE
N 15km/h
N
NNE 16km/h
NNE
Relative Humidity 77% 77% 56% 43% 61% 59% 67% 63% 68% 63% 65% 59% 60% 58%
Dew Point 19°C 23°C 10°C 13°C 12°C 15°C 15°C 18°C 16°C 18°C 17°C 20°C 19°C 21°C

Forster Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:08 EDT
sunrise
05:36 EDT
sunset
19:48 EDT
last light
20:16 EDT
moon
set
Fri 01:55 EDT
rise
Fri 14:23 EDT
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29
moon
Fri
Jan 6

Nelson Bay Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Dec 8
19°C - 1mm
Wed
Dec 7
18.5°C 24°C 14.2mm
Tue
Dec 6
21.0°C 25.0°C 11.4mm
Mon
Dec 5
21.6°C 29.1°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 4
19.9°C 27.0°C 0.0mm

Nelson Bay Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
1350.2mm
130.3 Day(s)
Total For 2016
1070.6mm
147 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
1496.5mm
144 Day(s)
Wettest Day
134.8mm
Jun 5
Lowest Temperature
6.1°C
Jul 15
Highest Temperature
32.8°C
Jan 14

Nelson Bay Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
18.0°C
1st
Lowest On Record
9.0°C
1st 2001
Average This Month
19.9°C
+1.5°C
Long-term Average
18.4°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
29.4°C
2nd
Highest On Record
39.3°C
24th 2005
Average This Month
26.5°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
25.8°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
14.2mm
7th
Total This Month
27.0mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
94.2mm
10.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
334.3mm
1920
Driest On Record
5.8mm
1908
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