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Kempsey Forecast

Today 24°C
Tonight 17°C
showers

Now

21.0°C rising
Updated at 12:00 EDT

Mid North Coast for Friday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers near the coast, becoming less likely in the evening. Winds S 30 to 45 km/h. Winds along the coastal fringe N of about Port Macquarie increase to 45 to 65 km/h this morning and early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 17 and 24. Large and powerful surf conditions are expected to be hazardous for coastal activities such as rock fishing, swimming and surfing.

Currently at Kempsey Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 21.0°C rising
Dew Point 15.5°C falling
Feels Like 21.0°C
Relative Humidity 71%
Wind icon
SW 25km/h rising
Wind Gusts 41km/h
Pressure 1012.3hPa falling
Fire Danger 4.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:59 EDT
Sunset sunset
18:47 EDT

Nearby Now

Port Macquarie Ap 20.5°C
Taree Ap 19.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Coffs Harbour

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly cloudy. Windy
24°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy. Windy
23°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy. Windy
21°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
20°C

Mid North Coast Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Fri 10:52 EDT
Gale Warning for Byron Coast, Coffs and Macquarie Coasts. Strong Wind Warning extends to Eden Coast, including Sydney Closed Waters

NSW/ACT - Fri 09:40 EDT
Severe Weather Warning (Destructive Winds, Abnormally High Tides and Damaging Surf) for Northern Rivers and Mid North Coast

NSW/ACT - Fri 06:46 EDT
Final Flood Warning for the Bellinger River at Thora

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

National Forecast

Kempsey 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Mar 31
Sat
Apr 1
Sun
Apr 2
Mon
Apr 3
Tue
Apr 4
Wed
Apr 5
Thu
Apr 6

Showers

Possible shower

Showers

Showers

Showers

Showers

Possible shower
Maximum 24°C 25°C 23°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 24°C
Minimum 17°C 17°C 17°C 15°C 15°C 14°C 14°C
Chance of Rain 80% 90% 90% 90% 90% 80% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 10-20mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 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 26
km/h
27
km/h
17
km/h
19
km/h
17
km/h
19
km/h
17
km/h
18
km/h
17
km/h
17
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
8
km/h
9
km/h
Wind Direction SSW 26km/h
SSW
SSW 27km/h
SSW
SW 17km/h
SW
SSW 19km/h
SSW
S 17km/h
S
S 19km/h
S
SSW 17km/h
SSW
S 18km/h
S
SSW 17km/h
SSW
S 17km/h
S
SSW 14km/h
SSW
S 14km/h
S
SSW 8km/h
SSW
SSE 9km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 79% 68% 76% 67% 84% 80% 78% 77% 77% 72% 72% 69% 71% 70%
Dew Point 17°C 18°C 15°C 18°C 18°C 20°C 16°C 17°C 15°C 16°C 15°C 16°C 16°C 17°C

Kempsey Sun & Moon Times

Friday 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
06:59 EDT
sunset
18:47 EDT
last light
19:11 EDT
moon
set
Fri 21:17 EDT
rise
Sat 11:05 EDT
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19
moon
Wed
Apr 26

Kempsey Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Mar 31
18°C - 44mm
Thu
Mar 30
20.4°C 23°C 22.6mm
Wed
Mar 29
19.5°C 31.2°C 0.0mm
Tue
Mar 28
17.0°C 31.7°C 0.2mm
Mon
Mar 27
17.4°C 27.7°C 0.0mm

Kempsey Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
448.6mm
43.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
572.0mm
51 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
163.6mm
35 Day(s)
Wettest Day
133.8mm
Mar 16
Lowest Temperature
11.9°C
Mar 12
Highest Temperature
46.7°C
Feb 12

Kempsey Ap Almanac

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March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
11.9°C
12th
Lowest On Record
9.2°C
31st 2007
Average This Month
18.5°C
+2.3°C
Long-term Average
16.2°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.7°C
28th
Highest On Record
42.0°C
19th 2002
Average This Month
27.2°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
27.2°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
133.8mm
16th
Total This Month
454.4mm
20 Day(s)
Long-term Average
149.5mm
16.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
413.4mm
2001
Driest On Record
35.4mm
2005
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