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Lord Howe Is Forecast

This morning 16°C
Today 21°C
clearing_shower

Now

17.6°C falling
Updated at 06:10 EST

Mid North Coast for Wednesday Sunny. Areas of morning frost about higher ground. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures between 18 and 23. Large and powerful surf conditions are expected to be hazardous for coastal activities such as rock fishing, swimming and surfing.

Currently at Lord Howe Is Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 17.6°C falling
Dew Point 12.2°C falling
Feels Like 17.6°C
Relative Humidity 70%
Wind icon
SW 25km/h falling
Wind Gusts 37km/h
Pressure 1011.9hPa rising
Fire Danger 3.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 10.6mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:11 EST
Sunset sunset
16:30 EST

Nearby Now

Port Macquarie Ap 1.2°C
Yamba 10.9°C
Kempsey Ap 0.2°C

Next 12 hours in Lord Howe Is

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly clear. Windy
19°C

12pm

Mostly clear. Windy
21°C

3pm

Mostly clear. Windy
20°C

6pm

Mostly clear. Windy
18°C

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Lord Howe Is 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
May 25
Thu
May 26
Fri
May 27
Sat
May 28
Sun
May 29
Mon
May 30
Tue
May 31

Clearing shower

Late shower

Windy with showers

Possible shower

Windy with showers

Possible shower

Showers increasing
Maximum 21°C 23°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 21°C 21°C
Minimum 16°C 18°C 18°C 17°C 16°C 16°C 16°C
Chance of Rain 40% 90% 70% 90% 60% 50% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm 10-20mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
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 43
km/h
40
km/h
23
km/h
38
km/h
43
km/h
47
km/h
35
km/h
34
km/h
40
km/h
38
km/h
21
km/h
21
km/h
15
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction SW 43km/h
SW
WSW 40km/h
WSW
WNW 23km/h
WNW
NNW 38km/h
NNW
WNW 43km/h
WNW
W 47km/h
W
WSW 35km/h
WSW
W 34km/h
W
W 40km/h
W
SW 38km/h
SW
SSW 21km/h
SSW
SW 21km/h
SW
S 15km/h
S
S 14km/h
S
Relative Humidity 59% 58% 57% 60% 73% 64% 58% 57% 60% 60% 57% 59% 58% 61%
Dew Point 11°C 12°C 13°C 15°C 16°C 14°C 12°C 12°C 12°C 13°C 11°C 12°C 11°C 12°C

Lord Howe Is Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:45 EST
sunrise
06:11 EST
sunset
16:30 EST
last light
16:56 EST
moon
set
Wed 08:36 EST
rise
Wed 19:26 EST
moon
Sun
May 29
moon
Sun
Jun 5
moon
Sun
Jun 12
moon
Mon
Jun 20

Lord Howe Is Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
May 24
17.5°C 21°C 14.4mm
Mon
May 23
12.6°C 21.7°C 0.2mm
Sun
May 22
16.9°C 22.1°C 2.4mm
Sat
May 21
19.1°C 21.6°C 0.0mm
Fri
May 20
19.9°C 22.9°C 0.0mm

Lord Howe Is Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
648.2mm
81.5 Day(s)
Total For 2016
468.4mm
75 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
590.0mm
68 Day(s)
Wettest Day
38.2mm
Jan 7
Lowest Temperature
12.4°C
May 15
Highest Temperature
28.3°C
Jan 31

Lord Howe Is Ap Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
12.4°C
15th
Lowest On Record
9.1°C
14th 1994
Average This Month
18.6°C
+2.3°C
Long-term Average
16.3°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
25.8°C
10th
Highest On Record
25.2°C
1st 2004
Average This Month
23.9°C
+2.5°C
Long-term Average
21.4°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
14.4mm
24th
Total This Month
40.6mm
13 Day(s)
Long-term Average
156.2mm
20.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
321.6mm
1995
Driest On Record
47.8mm
2009
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