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Lord Howe Is Forecast

This morning 21°C
Today 26°C
late_shower

Now

23.4°C falling
Updated at 07:50 EDT

Mid North Coast for Tuesday Cloudy. The chance of fog early this morning. High (80%) chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h tending SE/SW in the middle of the day then tending NE/SE in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 29 to 35.

Currently at Lord Howe Is Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 23.4°C falling
Dew Point 20.5°C falling
Feels Like 23.4°C
Relative Humidity 84%
Wind icon
NE 20km/h rising
Wind Gusts 24km/h
Pressure 1017.0hPa falling
Fire Danger 2.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
05:11 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:19 EDT

Nearby Now

Port Macquarie Ap 24.0°C
Yamba 23.0°C
Kempsey Ap 24.4°C

Next 12 hours in Lord Howe Is

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly cloudy
24°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
25°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
25°C

6pm

Chance shower
24°C

Mid North Coast Weather Warnings

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

National Forecast

Lord Howe Is 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Dec 6
Wed
Dec 7
Thu
Dec 8
Fri
Dec 9
Sat
Dec 10
Sun
Dec 11
Mon
Dec 12

Late shower

Rain

Mostly cloudy

Windy with rain

Mostly sunny

Mostly cloudy

Possible shower
Maximum 26°C 26°C 24°C 26°C 24°C 24°C 24°C
Minimum 21°C 22°C 20°C 21°C 19°C 18°C 19°C
Chance of Rain 80% 90% 90% 90% 30% 40% 40%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 10-20mm 1-5mm 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
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 26
km/h
31
km/h
27
km/h
19
km/h
10
km/h
10
km/h
39
km/h
30
km/h
29
km/h
27
km/h
10
km/h
14
km/h
11
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction N 26km/h
N
N 31km/h
N
NNW 27km/h
NNW
W 19km/h
W
SE 10km/h
SE
ENE 10km/h
ENE
NNW 39km/h
NNW
WNW 30km/h
WNW
SSW 29km/h
SSW
SSW 27km/h
SSW
S 10km/h
S
S 14km/h
S
SSE 11km/h
SSE
SSE 16km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 80% 80% 84% 82% 72% 71% 83% 81% 57% 55% 53% 55% 58% 57%
Dew Point 21°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 18°C 19°C 22°C 22°C 13°C 14°C 12°C 14°C 14°C 15°C

Lord Howe Is Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
04:44 EDT
sunrise
05:11 EDT
sunset
19:19 EDT
last light
19:46 EDT
moon
rise
Tue 10:53 EDT
set
Wed 00:10 EDT
moon
Wed
Dec 7
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29

Lord Howe Is Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Dec 5
21.7°C 26°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 4
22.0°C 26.7°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 3
20.8°C 25.7°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 2
19.9°C 24.7°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 1
16.8°C 25.3°C 0.0mm

Lord Howe Is Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
1505.2mm
204.7 Day(s)
Total For 2016
1364.8mm
173 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
1606.0mm
187 Day(s)
Wettest Day
63.6mm
Sep 16
Lowest Temperature
8.1°C
Jun 17
Highest Temperature
28.3°C
Jan 31

Lord Howe Is Ap Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
16.8°C
1st
Lowest On Record
11.4°C
4th 1998
Average This Month
20.2°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
19.1°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
26.7°C
4th
Highest On Record
28.3°C
20th 1997
Average This Month
25.7°C
+1.7°C
Long-term Average
24.0°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
107.1mm
13.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
245.4mm
1991
Driest On Record
24.6mm
2009
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