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Smoky Cape Forecast

This morning 20°C
Today 30°C
mostly_sunny

Now

20.0°C rising
Updated at 06:40 EDT

Mid North Coast for Monday Hot and mostly sunny. Medium chance of showers and thunderstorms inland during this afternoon and evening, with a slight chance on the southern coastal regions. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 30 to 37.

Currently at Kempsey Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 20.0°C rising
Dew Point 18.3°C rising
Feels Like 20.0°C
Relative Humidity 90%
Wind icon
Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure 1014.3hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Nearby Now

Port Macquarie Ap 21.9°C
Taree Ap 21.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Port Macquarie

48-hour forecast

9am

Clear
26°C

12pm

Clear
29°C

3pm

Mostly clear
30°C

6pm

Mostly clear
27°C

Mid North Coast Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Mon 04:10 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for Coffs Coast and Macquarie Coast

National Forecast

Smoky Cape 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20
Thu
Dec 21
Fri
Dec 22
Sat
Dec 23
Sun
Dec 24

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Thunder-
storms

Clearing shower

Late thunder

Thunder-
storms
Maximum 30°C 32°C 34°C 28°C 27°C 30°C 32°C
Minimum 20°C 19°C 21°C 21°C 19°C 18°C 19°C
Chance of Rain 50% 10% 50% 70% 50% 50% 70%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
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 22
km/h
29
km/h
25
km/h
27
km/h
27
km/h
30
km/h
15
km/h
21
km/h
12
km/h
12
km/h
10
km/h
17
km/h
18
km/h
23
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 22km/h
NNE
NE 29km/h
NE
NNE 25km/h
NNE
NE 27km/h
NE
NNE 27km/h
NNE
NE 30km/h
NE
SW 15km/h
SW
SSW 21km/h
SSW
SW 12km/h
SW
SE 12km/h
SE
NNE 10km/h
NNE
NE 17km/h
NE
NNE 18km/h
NNE
NNE 23km/h
NNE
Relative Humidity 71% 68% 74% 68% 74% 66% 81% 82% 84% 78% 79% 75% 75% 70%
Dew Point 20°C 23°C 20°C 25°C 22°C 26°C 22°C 23°C 20°C 23°C 20°C 25°C 22°C 26°C

Smoky Cape Sun & Moon Times

Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
-
sunrise
-
sunset
-
last light
-
moon
set
Mon 19:37 EDT
rise
Tue 06:20 EDT
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9
moon
Wed
Jan 17

Smoky Cape Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Dec 17
21°C - 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 16
21.0°C 27°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 15
20.5°C 27.0°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 14
20.7°C 26.8°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
19.5°C 27.9°C 0.0mm

Smoky Cape Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
1483.6mm
137.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1302.4mm
124 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
908.1mm
124 Day(s)
Wettest Day
180.0mm
Mar 16
Lowest Temperature
8.9°C
Aug 28
Highest Temperature
35.2°C
Jan 18

Smoky Cape Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
17.0°C
6th
Lowest On Record
8.0°C
2nd 2009
Average This Month
19.5°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
18.5°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
29.4°C
7th
Highest On Record
39.5°C
2nd 1979
Average This Month
27.4°C
+1.3°C
Long-term Average
26.1°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
6.2mm
9th
Total This Month
21.0mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
117.7mm
12.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
466.0mm
1947
Driest On Record
15.5mm
1951
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