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Forster Forecast

Tonight 20°C
Tomorrow 26°C
late_shower

Now

20.7°C steady
Updated at 21:50 EDT

Mid North Coast for Friday Mostly clear. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the south in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming light in the evening.

Currently at Taree Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 20.7°C steady
Dew Point 16.9°C steady
Feels Like 20.7°C
Relative Humidity 79%
Wind icon
ENE 7km/h steady
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1018.7hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:35 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:32 EDT

Nearby Now

Port Macquarie Ap 19.4°C
Williamtown 22.2°C
Tocal 22.0°C
Kempsey Ap 19.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Taree

48-hour forecast

12am

Mostly clear
20°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
18°C

6am

Mostly clear
17°C

9am

Mostly clear
23°C

Mid North Coast Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Forster 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Feb 24
Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28
Wed
Mar 1
Thu
Mar 2

Sunny

Late shower

Showers

Showers

Showers

Showers

Showers
Maximum 27°C 26°C 23°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 26°C
Minimum 19°C 20°C 19°C 19°C 20°C 20°C 20°C
Chance of Rain 10% 70% 90% 90% 90% 90% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm 5-10mm 10-20mm 5-10mm 10-20mm 10-20mm 5-10mm
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 11
km/h
16
km/h
7
km/h
13
km/h
11
km/h
14
km/h
8
km/h
14
km/h
12
km/h
16
km/h
14
km/h
18
km/h
11
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction NE 11km/h
NE
E 16km/h
E
S 7km/h
S
SSE 13km/h
SSE
S 11km/h
S
SSE 14km/h
SSE
SE 8km/h
SE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
E 12km/h
E
ESE 16km/h
ESE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
ESE 11km/h
ESE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 74% 61% 71% 64% 76% 74% 82% 76% 81% 75% 80% 78% 82% 79%
Dew Point 18°C 19°C 18°C 19°C 17°C 18°C 19°C 21°C 19°C 21°C 19°C 21°C 20°C 22°C

Forster Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:10 EDT
sunrise
06:35 EDT
sunset
19:31 EDT
last light
19:56 EDT
moon
rise
Sat 04:53 EDT
set
Sat 18:33 EDT
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Forster Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Feb 24
22.1°C 27°C 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 23
19.5°C 26.1°C 0.0mm
Wed
Feb 22
19.5°C 26.0°C 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 21
15.0°C 26.0°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 20
20.5°C 26.0°C 26.0mm

Forster Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
214.3mm
16.2 Day(s)
Total For 2017
133.7mm
21 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
310.1mm
22 Day(s)
Wettest Day
33.2mm
Jan 2
Lowest Temperature
15.0°C
Feb 21
Highest Temperature
41.0°C
Jan 18

Forster Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
15.0°C
21st
Lowest On Record
13.2°C
11th 2014
Average This Month
21.3°C
+1.9°C
Long-term Average
19.4°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.5°C
11th
Highest On Record
38.0°C
21st 2004
Average This Month
28.0°C
+1.8°C
Long-term Average
26.2°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
26.0mm
20th
Total This Month
44.5mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
112.3mm
8.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
826.4mm
1929
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1898
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