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Forster Forecast

This morning 20°C
Today 28°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

19.9°C rising
Updated at 03:50 EDT

Mid North Coast for Thursday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the north, becoming less likely later this evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.

Currently at Taree Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 19.9°C rising
Dew Point 17.5°C rising
Feels Like 19.9°C
Relative Humidity 86%
Wind icon
NE 9km/h falling
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1006.8hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:03 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:59 EDT

Nearby Now

Port Macquarie Ap 20.9°C
Williamtown 20.8°C
Tocal 20.1°C
Nobbys Head 20.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Taree

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
20°C

9am

Mostly clear
25°C

12pm

Chance shower
30°C

3pm

Chance shower or storm
32°C

Mid North Coast Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Thu 22:00 EDT
Coastal Strong Wind/Gale Warning

National Forecast

Forster 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Jan 20
Sat
Jan 21
Sun
Jan 22
Mon
Jan 23
Tue
Jan 24
Wed
Jan 25
Thu
Jan 26

Possible thunderstorm

Mostly sunny

Cloudy

Sunny

Sunny

Showers

Showers
Maximum 28°C 26°C 25°C 27°C 31°C 26°C 25°C
Minimum 20°C 21°C 19°C 19°C 20°C 21°C 20°C
Chance of Rain 90% 40% 20% 10% 80% 90% 80%
Rain Amount 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm
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 28
km/h
22
km/h
25
km/h
24
km/h
10
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
24
km/h
16
km/h
20
km/h
21
km/h
18
km/h
13
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction NE 28km/h
NE
NNE 22km/h
NNE
SSW 25km/h
SSW
S 24km/h
S
SSE 10km/h
SSE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
NE 15km/h
NE
ENE 24km/h
ENE
N 16km/h
N
NE 20km/h
NE
S 21km/h
S
SSE 18km/h
SSE
SE 13km/h
SE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 76% 70% 72% 66% 66% 62% 70% 63% 70% 60% 83% 80% 82% 79%
Dew Point 19°C 22°C 17°C 19°C 15°C 18°C 17°C 19°C 19°C 22°C 21°C 21°C 19°C 21°C

Forster Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:35 EDT
sunrise
06:03 EDT
sunset
19:59 EDT
last light
20:26 EDT
moon
set
Fri 13:17 EDT
rise
Sat 00:53 EDT
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11
moon
Sun
Feb 19

Forster Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Jan 19
21.0°C 25°C 5.7mm
Wed
Jan 18
22.5°C 41.0°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 17
19.5°C 31.5°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 16
20.5°C 26.5°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 15
21.0°C 24.0°C 2.2mm

Forster Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
102.0mm
7.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
67.3mm
8 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
217.4mm
11 Day(s)
Wettest Day
33.2mm
Jan 2
Lowest Temperature
18.0°C
Jan 4
Highest Temperature
41.0°C
Jan 18

Forster Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
18.0°C
4th
Lowest On Record
11.0°C
5th 2013
Average This Month
20.5°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
19.6°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
41.0°C
18th
Highest On Record
37.5°C
27th 2007
Average This Month
28.7°C
+2.3°C
Long-term Average
26.4°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
33.2mm
2nd
Total This Month
67.3mm
8 Day(s)
Long-term Average
102.0mm
7.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
404.7mm
1951
Driest On Record
5.4mm
1908
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