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Forster Forecast

Today 28°C
Tonight 20°C
sunny

Now

23.6°C falling
Updated at 17:30 EDT

Mid North Coast for Friday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower in the south this afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the south this afternoon. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the morning then becoming NE/SE 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures 30 to 35.

Currently at Taree Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 23.6°C falling
Dew Point 19.3°C falling
Feels Like 23.6°C
Relative Humidity 77%
Wind icon
SE 18km/h falling
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure 1011.6hPa rising
Fire Danger 3.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
05:38 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:52 EDT

Nearby Now

Port Macquarie Ap 27.3°C
Williamtown 24.4°C
Tocal 28.0°C
Nobbys Head 21.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Taree

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
28°C

9pm

Mostly clear
23°C

12am

Mostly clear
21°C

3am

Mostly clear
20°C

Mid North Coast Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Fri 16:11 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for Macquarie Coast and Hunter Coast

National Forecast

Forster 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20
Thu
Dec 21

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Showers
Maximum 28°C 29°C 28°C 28°C 29°C 31°C 25°C
Minimum 21°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 21°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 20% 10% 10% 10% 10% 70% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 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 11
km/h
16
km/h
22
km/h
28
km/h
12
km/h
18
km/h
17
km/h
26
km/h
16
km/h
23
km/h
15
km/h
20
km/h
17
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction NE 11km/h
NE
E 16km/h
E
NE 22km/h
NE
ENE 28km/h
ENE
NE 12km/h
NE
ENE 18km/h
ENE
NE 17km/h
NE
ENE 26km/h
ENE
NE 16km/h
NE
ENE 23km/h
ENE
NNE 15km/h
NNE
NE 20km/h
NE
SSW 17km/h
SSW
S 20km/h
S
Relative Humidity 76% 73% 74% 66% 76% 71% 75% 66% 72% 64% 66% 62% 81% 81%
Dew Point 21°C 22°C 19°C 22°C 20°C 22°C 20°C 21°C 20°C 22°C 20°C 23°C 21°C 20°C

Forster Sun & Moon Times

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sunset
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last light
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moon
set
Sat 17:57 EDT
rise
Sun 04:53 EDT
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Forster Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Dec 15
20°C 27°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 14
22.0°C 24°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
18.0°C 24.5°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 12
17.5°C 26.5°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
16.1°C 25.6°C 0.0mm

Forster Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
1157.2mm
97.0 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1083.2mm
159 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1146.4mm
117 Day(s)
Wettest Day
48.0mm
Mar 15
Lowest Temperature
5.1°C
Jul 29
Highest Temperature
41.0°C
Jan 18

Forster Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
16.0°C
7th
Lowest On Record
9.5°C
30th 2015
Average This Month
18.1°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
18.0°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
29.0°C
8th
Highest On Record
43.0°C
1st 2004
Average This Month
25.0°C
-0.5°C
Long-term Average
25.5°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
5.5mm
4th
Total This Month
15.4mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
89.4mm
7.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
337.7mm
1970
Driest On Record
3.0mm
1913
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