Fairfax Media Network

Kempsey Weather


Kempsey Forecast

Tonight 20°C
Tomorrow 32°C
mostly_sunny

Now

23.7°C falling
Updated at 20:50 EDT

Mid North Coast for Wednesday Mostly sunny. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 29 to 36.
Thursday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower about higher ground in the afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of thunderstorms about higher ground in the afternoon. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/NE 15 to 25 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 20 with daytime temperatures reaching 29 to 34.

Currently at Kempsey Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 23.7°C falling
Dew Point 19.8°C rising
Feels Like 23.7°C
Relative Humidity 79%
Wind icon
NE 12km/h rising
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1011.8hPa rising
Fire Danger 2.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Wed

more
Sunrise sunrise
06:08 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:54 EDT

Nearby Now

Port Macquarie Ap 24.5°C
Taree Ap 24.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Port Macquarie

48-hour forecast

12am

Mostly clear
22°C

3am

Mostly clear
21°C

6am

Mostly clear
20°C

9am

Mostly clear
26°C

Mid North Coast Weather Warnings

view all
There are no warnings current.

National Forecast

Kempsey 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 31°C 32°C 33°C 31°C 30°C 29°C 31°C
Minimum 19°C 20°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 20°C 19°C
Chance of Rain 5% 10% 30% 70% 70% 70% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 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 8
km/h
17
km/h
8
km/h
16
km/h
8
km/h
15
km/h
7
km/h
15
km/h
8
km/h
14
km/h
8
km/h
12
km/h
6
km/h
11
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 8km/h
NNE
ENE 17km/h
ENE
NNE 8km/h
NNE
NE 16km/h
NE
NE 8km/h
NE
ENE 15km/h
ENE
NE 7km/h
NE
ENE 15km/h
ENE
ESE 8km/h
ESE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
SSE 8km/h
SSE
SE 12km/h
SE
WSW 6km/h
WSW
SE 11km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 70% 53% 70% 55% 74% 58% 77% 66% 84% 68% 82% 71% 78% 63%
Dew Point 19°C 20°C 20°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 24°C 23°C 23°C 21°C 23°C 20°C 23°C

Kempsey Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:42 EDT
sunrise
06:08 EDT
sunset
19:53 EDT
last light
20:20 EDT
moon
set
Thu 00:15 EDT
rise
Thu 13:20 EDT
moon
Thu
Feb 1
moon
Thu
Feb 8
moon
Fri
Feb 16
moon
Fri
Feb 23

Smoky Cape Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Jan 24
23°C - 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 23
22.0°C 29°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 22
22.0°C 29.1°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 21
19.6°C 30.0°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 20
17.5°C 28.5°C 0.0mm

Smoky Cape Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
146.8mm
13.5 Day(s)
Total For 2018
59.4mm
7 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
53.2mm
12 Day(s)
Wettest Day
29.4mm
Jan 3
Lowest Temperature
15.5°C
Jan 15
Highest Temperature
32.0°C
Jan 13

Smoky Cape Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
15.5°C
15th
Lowest On Record
13.3°C
8th 1965
Average This Month
19.8°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
19.7°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.0°C
13th
Highest On Record
39.5°C
2nd 2002
Average This Month
28.2°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
27.1°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
29.4mm
3rd
Total This Month
59.4mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
146.8mm
13.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
527.0mm
1962
Driest On Record
15.0mm
1942
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Australia Day events in Adelaide cancelled due to hot weather but cricketers will bat it out

13:08 EDT

Australia Day events are being cancelled in Adelaide as the city braces for another spell of hot weather, a week after the Tour Down Under had to be .

Dry and warm start to 2018 in NSW

11:50 EDT

NSW has experienced a notably dry and warm start to the year, with yet another heatwave affecting the state at the end of this week.

Tips for exercising outdoors during hot weather to avoid heatstroke

16:32 EDT

Summer is the perfect time to get outside and exercise, especially if improving your fitness is one of your goals for the new year.