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Kempsey Forecast

Tonight 15°C
Tomorrow 25°C
showers

Now

16.9°C rising
Updated at 23:00 EST

Mid North Coast for Tuesday Cloudy. Areas of fog about higher ground early this morning. Very high chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm, possibly heavy about the coastal fringe. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then tending W/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 19 and 24.
Wednesday Cloudy. Areas of fog inland in the early morning. High chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching between 19 and 25.

Currently at Kempsey Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 16.9°C rising
Dew Point 15.4°C rising
Feels Like 16.9°C
Relative Humidity 91%
Wind icon
WNW 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1014.6hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 12.6mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:14 EST
Sunset sunset
17:20 EST

Nearby Now

Port Macquarie Ap 17.0°C
Taree Ap 17.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Port Macquarie

48-hour forecast

12am

Heavy shower
17°C

3am

Shower
16°C

6am

Slight chance shower
14°C

9am

Mostly clear
20°C

Mid North Coast Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Tue 22:48 EST
Coastal Strong Wind/Gale Warning

National Forecast

Kempsey 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Apr 24
Wed
Apr 25
Thu
Apr 26
Fri
Apr 27
Sat
Apr 28
Sun
Apr 29
Mon
Apr 30

Showers

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Possible shower

Possible shower

Showers

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Possible shower
Maximum 23°C 25°C 28°C 24°C 23°C 23°C 23°C
Minimum 16°C 15°C 13°C 15°C 13°C 13°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 90% 40% 60% 60% 60% 90% 80%
Rain Amount 20-40mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 5-10mm
UV Index High High 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 16
km/h
16
km/h
10
km/h
8
km/h
8
km/h
14
km/h
20
km/h
19
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
13
km/h
13
km/h
11
km/h
11
km/h
Wind Direction SW 16km/h
SW
SSW 16km/h
SSW
SW 10km/h
SW
S 8km/h
S
WSW 8km/h
WSW
SSW 14km/h
SSW
SW 20km/h
SW
SSW 19km/h
SSW
SW 14km/h
SW
SSW 15km/h
SSW
SW 13km/h
SW
SSW 13km/h
SSW
SSW 11km/h
SSW
S 11km/h
S
Relative Humidity 82% 82% 84% 79% 76% 58% 74% 67% 77% 69% 75% 70% 76% 76%
Dew Point 17°C 19°C 18°C 21°C 17°C 18°C 17°C 16°C 15°C 16°C 14°C 16°C 15°C 18°C

Kempsey Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:50 EST
sunrise
06:15 EST
sunset
17:19 EST
last light
17:43 EST
moon
set
Wed 01:01 EST
rise
Wed 14:34 EST
moon
Mon
Apr 30
moon
Tue
May 8
moon
Tue
May 15
moon
Tue
May 22

Kempsey Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Apr 24
15.0°C 19°C 1.4mm
Mon
Apr 23
14.6°C 23.7°C 0.2mm
Sun
Apr 22
12.9°C 25.8°C 1.4mm
Sat
Apr 21
13.9°C 25.2°C 0.2mm
Fri
Apr 20
15.2°C 26.3°C 2.8mm

Kempsey Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
520.2mm
57.5 Day(s)
Total For 2018
442.6mm
44 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
596.6mm
64 Day(s)
Wettest Day
175.2mm
Mar 23
Lowest Temperature
10.1°C
Apr 13
Highest Temperature
35.8°C
Jan 13

Kempsey Ap Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
10.1°C
13th
Lowest On Record
3.0°C
29th 2008
Average This Month
14.0°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
13.1°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.2°C
9th
Highest On Record
33.2°C
2nd 2016
Average This Month
27.6°C
+2.4°C
Long-term Average
25.2°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
2.8mm
20th
Total This Month
10.0mm
13 Day(s)
Long-term Average
75.1mm
13.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
240.0mm
2009
Driest On Record
9.8mm
2006
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