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Kempsey Forecast

Today 25°C
Tonight 17°C
heavy_rain

Now

23.1°C steady
Updated at 11:40 EDT

Mid North Coast for Thursday Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of rain. Rain heavy at times during this afternoon and evening, with high totals possible. The chance of a thunderstorm. Areas of fog about higher ground this evening. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then tending SE/SW in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 20 to 25.

Currently at Kempsey Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 23.1°C steady
Dew Point 21.4°C falling
Feels Like 23.1°C
Relative Humidity 90%
Wind icon
NNE 11km/h falling
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1010.5hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 4.8mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:58 EDT
Sunset sunset
18:48 EDT

Nearby Now

Port Macquarie Ap 23.3°C
Taree Ap 22.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Port Macquarie

48-hour forecast

3pm

Heavy rain
25°C

6pm

Heavy rain
24°C

9pm

Heavy rain
22°C

12am

Heavy rain
19°C

Mid North Coast Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Thu 10:59 EDT
Gale Warning Sydney Closed Waters & Byron, Macquarie, Hunter, Sydney & Illawarra coasts. Strong Wind Warning Coffs, Batemans & Eden coast

NSW/ACT - Thu 10:42 EDT
Severe Weather Warning (Destructive Wind & Big Rain/Surf/Tides) N Rivers, Mid N Coast, Hunter, Sydney, NW Slopes/Plains & N Tablelands

NSW/ACT - Thu 08:29 EDT
Flood Watch for Richmond-Wilsons, Clarence, Coff Coast, Bellinger, Nambucca and Upper Macintyre Valleys

National Forecast

Kempsey 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Mar 30
Fri
Mar 31
Sat
Apr 1
Sun
Apr 2
Mon
Apr 3
Tue
Apr 4
Wed
Apr 5

Heavy rain

Showers easing

Possible shower

Showers increasing

Showers

Showers

Showers
Maximum 25°C 23°C 25°C 24°C 23°C 23°C 23°C
Minimum 21°C 17°C 17°C 17°C 17°C 16°C 15°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 80% 90% 90% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 40-80mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High Very High Very High
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 13
km/h
12
km/h
23
km/h
26
km/h
15
km/h
16
km/h
15
km/h
17
km/h
15
km/h
16
km/h
15
km/h
16
km/h
12
km/h
11
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 13km/h
NNE
NE 12km/h
NE
SSW 23km/h
SSW
SSW 26km/h
SSW
SW 15km/h
SW
SSW 16km/h
SSW
SSW 15km/h
SSW
S 17km/h
S
S 15km/h
S
S 16km/h
S
S 15km/h
S
S 16km/h
S
S 12km/h
S
SSE 11km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 91% 96% 85% 71% 75% 69% 78% 81% 85% 84% 81% 78% 77% 76%
Dew Point 24°C 23°C 17°C 18°C 16°C 19°C 18°C 20°C 19°C 19°C 17°C 18°C 18°C 17°C

Kempsey Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:34 EDT
sunrise
06:58 EDT
sunset
18:48 EDT
last light
19:13 EDT
moon
set
Thu 20:30 EDT
rise
Fri 09:59 EDT
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19
moon
Wed
Apr 26

Kempsey Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Mar 30
20°C - 23mm
Wed
Mar 29
19.5°C 31°C 0.0mm
Tue
Mar 28
17.0°C 31.7°C 0.2mm
Mon
Mar 27
17.4°C 27.7°C 0.0mm
Sun
Mar 26
19.4°C 28.3°C 8.2mm

Kempsey Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
448.6mm
43.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
528.4mm
50 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
162.0mm
34 Day(s)
Wettest Day
133.8mm
Mar 16
Lowest Temperature
11.9°C
Mar 12
Highest Temperature
46.7°C
Feb 12

Kempsey Ap Almanac

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
11.9°C
12th
Lowest On Record
9.2°C
31st 2007
Average This Month
18.5°C
+2.3°C
Long-term Average
16.2°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.7°C
28th
Highest On Record
42.0°C
19th 2002
Average This Month
27.4°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
27.2°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
133.8mm
16th
Total This Month
410.8mm
19 Day(s)
Long-term Average
149.5mm
16.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
413.4mm
2001
Driest On Record
35.4mm
2005
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