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Forster Forecast

Today 26°C
Tonight 18°C
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Now

24.4°C rising
Updated at 09:50 EDT

Mid North Coast for Thursday Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of rain. Rain heavy at times during this afternoon and evening, with high totals possible. The chance of a thunderstorm. Areas of fog about higher ground this evening. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then tending SE/SW in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 20 to 25.

Currently at Williamtown

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.4°C rising
Dew Point 22.5°C rising
Feels Like 24.4°C
Relative Humidity 89%
Wind icon
NNE 11km/h steady
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1008.1hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
07:00 EDT
Sunset sunset
18:49 EDT

Nearby Now

Taree Ap 23.2°C
Tocal 24.3°C
Nobbys Head 24.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Newcastle

48-hour forecast

12pm

Heavy rain
24°C

3pm

Heavy rain
23°C

6pm

Heavy rain
21°C

9pm

Heavy rain. Windy
19°C

Mid North Coast Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Thu 08:29 EDT
Flood Watch for Richmond-Wilsons, Clarence, Coff Coast, Bellinger, Nambucca and Upper Macintyre Valleys

NSW/ACT - Thu 04:58 EDT
Severe Weather Warning (Damaging Wind & Heavy Rain) Northern Rivers, Mid North Coast, Hunter, Sydney, NW Slopes/Plains & Northern Tablelands

NSW/ACT - Thu 04:10 EDT
Gale Warning Sydney Closed Waters & Byron, Macquarie, Hunter, Sydney & Illawarra coasts. Strong Wind Warning Coffs, Batemans & Eden coast

National Forecast

Forster 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Mar 30
Fri
Mar 31
Sat
Apr 1
Sun
Apr 2
Mon
Apr 3
Tue
Apr 4
Wed
Apr 5

Windy with rain

Wind and showers easing

Possible shower

Showers

Showers

Showers

Showers
Maximum 26°C 23°C 24°C 23°C 23°C 22°C 22°C
Minimum 22°C 18°C 18°C 18°C 17°C 17°C 17°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 90% 90% 90% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 40-80mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 10-20mm 5-10mm 1-5mm
UV Index High High High High 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
13
km/h
34
km/h
34
km/h
20
km/h
21
km/h
22
km/h
26
km/h
23
km/h
23
km/h
19
km/h
20
km/h
15
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction N 18km/h
N
NNE 13km/h
NNE
SSW 34km/h
SSW
SSW 34km/h
SSW
SSW 20km/h
SSW
SSW 21km/h
SSW
S 22km/h
S
SSE 26km/h
SSE
SSE 23km/h
SSE
SSE 23km/h
SSE
SSE 19km/h
SSE
SSE 20km/h
SSE
SSE 15km/h
SSE
SSE 16km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 86% 91% 80% 71% 74% 69% 77% 75% 76% 72% 77% 70% 70% 66%
Dew Point 22°C 22°C 17°C 18°C 15°C 18°C 16°C 18°C 16°C 18°C 15°C 16°C 15°C 16°C

Forster Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:35 EDT
sunrise
07:00 EDT
sunset
18:49 EDT
last light
19:14 EDT
moon
set
Thu 20:30 EDT
rise
Fri 10:02 EDT
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19
moon
Wed
Apr 26

Forster Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Mar 30
22°C - 0.0mm
Wed
Mar 29
20.6°C 27°C 0.0mm
Tue
Mar 28
18.5°C 28.6°C 0.0mm
Mon
Mar 27
18.3°C 25.5°C 0.0mm
Sun
Mar 26
19.6°C 26.5°C 7.8mm

Forster Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
350.9mm
25.7 Day(s)
Total For 2017
406.8mm
46 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
423.2mm
34 Day(s)
Wettest Day
48.0mm
Mar 15
Lowest Temperature
14.8°C
Mar 12
Highest Temperature
41.0°C
Jan 18

Forster Almanac

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March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
14.8°C
12th
Lowest On Record
11.0°C
17th 2014
Average This Month
19.8°C
+2.0°C
Long-term Average
17.8°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
28.6°C
28th
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
246.2mm
22 Day(s)
Long-term Average
136.6mm
9.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
535.8mm
1963
Driest On Record
1.0mm
1965
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