Fairfax Media Network

Crescent Head Weather


Kempsey Forecast

This morning 19°C
Today 29°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

24.2°C rising
Updated at 05:10 EDT

Mid North Coast for Friday Partly cloudy, becoming mostly sunny during the afternoon. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the north, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm this morning. Winds W/SW 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 30 km/h before turning S/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 23 to 31.

Currently at Kempsey Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.2°C rising
Dew Point 17.0°C steady
Feels Like 24.2°C
Relative Humidity 64%
Wind icon
WNW 12km/h rising
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1002.6hPa rising
Fire Danger 4.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 1.6mm / -

Sun on Fri

more
Sunrise sunrise
05:38 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:45 EDT

Nearby Now

Port Macquarie Ap 21.3°C
Taree Ap 25.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Port Macquarie

48-hour forecast

6am

Chance shower
17°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
21°C

12pm

Mostly clear
25°C

3pm

Clear
28°C

Mid North Coast Weather Warnings

view all
NSW/ACT - Fri 04:10 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for Macquarie Coast, Hunter Coast, Sydney Coast and Illawarra Coast. Cancelled for Byron Coast and Coffs Coast

National Forecast

Kempsey 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Dec 9
Sat
Dec 10
Sun
Dec 11
Mon
Dec 12
Tue
Dec 13
Wed
Dec 14
Thu
Dec 15

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Late shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Showers
Maximum 29°C 24°C 27°C 28°C 31°C 35°C 33°C
Minimum 19°C 13°C 13°C 13°C 13°C 15°C 18°C
Chance of Rain 50% 50% 30% 20% 10% 60% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 10-20mm
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 15
km/h
13
km/h
8
km/h
10
km/h
8
km/h
14
km/h
8
km/h
15
km/h
11
km/h
17
km/h
12
km/h
14
km/h
9
km/h
11
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 15km/h
WSW
SSW 13km/h
SSW
SSE 8km/h
SSE
ESE 10km/h
ESE
NNE 8km/h
NNE
ENE 14km/h
ENE
NNE 8km/h
NNE
ENE 15km/h
ENE
NNE 11km/h
NNE
NE 17km/h
NE
N 12km/h
N
NNE 14km/h
NNE
WSW 9km/h
WSW
SSE 11km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 56% 31% 62% 56% 63% 53% 62% 51% 57% 48% 56% 45% 69% 71%
Dew Point 13°C 10°C 12°C 14°C 14°C 16°C 14°C 17°C 14°C 19°C 17°C 21°C 21°C 25°C

Kempsey Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:10 EDT
sunrise
05:38 EDT
sunset
19:45 EDT
last light
20:12 EDT
moon
rise
Fri 14:21 EDT
set
Sat 02:33 EDT
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29
moon
Fri
Jan 6

Kempsey Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Dec 8
19.0°C 29°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 7
20.4°C 24.0°C 7.6mm
Tue
Dec 6
20.9°C 33.8°C 6.2mm
Mon
Dec 5
17.2°C 33.6°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 4
16.6°C 29.4°C 0.4mm

Kempsey Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
1141.9mm
146.3 Day(s)
Total For 2016
846.6mm
125 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
1269.4mm
161 Day(s)
Wettest Day
210.6mm
Jun 5
Lowest Temperature
-0.5°C
May 25
Highest Temperature
36.4°C
Jan 31

Kempsey Ap Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
14.3°C
1st
Lowest On Record
7.6°C
21st 2010
Average This Month
17.8°C
+1.5°C
Long-term Average
16.3°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.8°C
6th
Highest On Record
42.3°C
1st 2004
Average This Month
30.2°C
+2.1°C
Long-term Average
28.1°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
7.6mm
7th
Total This Month
16.2mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
100.6mm
14.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
200.4mm
2010
Driest On Record
32.0mm
2006
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Eastern storms and southern shivers

16:00 EDT

Thunderstorms are on the move through New South Wales and southern Queensland once again today, while southern states shiver.

Summer scorcher looms for two thirds of Australians

14:12 EDT

The most widespread heat in five years could grip parts of southern and eastern Australia next week.

Turbulent Thursday in Vic, Tas, SA

15:52 EDT

Parts of Victoria, Tasmania and South Australia could be lashed by storms and damaging winds on Thursday as a cold front sweeps across Australia's southeast.