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This morning 13°C
Today 22°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

13.7°C falling
Updated at 03:30 EST

Mid North Coast for Wednesday Clear. Light winds becoming N/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.
Thursday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the morning then becoming NW 25 to 40 km/h in the middle of the day.

Currently at Taree Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 13.7°C falling
Dew Point 7.7°C falling
Feels Like 13.2°C
Relative Humidity 67%
Wind icon
NNE 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1006.3hPa falling
Fire Danger 2.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
05:30 EST
Sunset sunset
17:51 EST

Nearby Now

Port Macquarie Ap 11.2°C
Tocal 13.4°C
Kempsey Ap 7.0°C
Nobbys Head 14.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Taree

48-hour forecast

6am

Shower
12°C

9am

Shower
16°C

12pm

Slight chance shower
21°C

3pm

Shower
24°C

Mid North Coast Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Thu 00:44 EST
Sheep Graziers Warning for the the Next Warning Will Be Issued By 5:00 Am Est Thursday

NSW/ACT - Wed 23:05 EST
Severe Weather Warning for NSW

NSW/ACT - Wed 23:04 EST
Coastal Strong Wind/Gale Warning

New South Wales/ACT Weather Update

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Forster 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Sep 29
Fri
Sep 30
Sat
Oct 1
Sun
Oct 2
Mon
Oct 3
Tue
Oct 4
Wed
Oct 5

Possible thunderstorm

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Possible shower

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 22°C 19°C 23°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 25°C
Minimum 13°C 12°C 12°C 11°C 15°C 12°C 14°C
Chance of Rain 90% 20% 5% 30% 80% 5% 5%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High High 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 29
km/h
25
km/h
22
km/h
29
km/h
23
km/h
18
km/h
11
km/h
17
km/h
22
km/h
19
km/h
20
km/h
17
km/h
18
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 29km/h
NNE
NNE 25km/h
NNE
NW 22km/h
NW
WNW 29km/h
WNW
WNW 23km/h
WNW
W 18km/h
W
NNW 11km/h
NNW
NE 17km/h
NE
N 22km/h
N
NW 19km/h
NW
WNW 20km/h
WNW
WNW 17km/h
WNW
WNW 18km/h
WNW
WNW 17km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 77% 69% 46% 45% 55% 44% 59% 50% 62% 65% 49% 43% 51% 42%
Dew Point 13°C 16°C 4°C 7°C 8°C 10°C 8°C 13°C 13°C 17°C 5°C 11°C 8°C 11°C

Forster Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:05 EST
sunrise
05:30 EST
sunset
17:51 EST
last light
18:15 EST
moon
rise
Thu 04:26 EST
set
Thu 16:14 EST
moon
Sat
Oct 1
moon
Sun
Oct 9
moon
Sun
Oct 16
moon
Sun
Oct 23

Forster Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Sep 28
11.0°C 24°C 0.0mm
Tue
Sep 27
11.5°C 24.2°C 0.0mm
Mon
Sep 26
11.0°C 22.0°C 5.8mm
Sun
Sep 25
14.5°C 22.7°C 0.0mm
Sat
Sep 24
13.5°C 24.0°C 0.0mm

Forster Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
912.4mm
72.4 Day(s)
Total For 2016
918.7mm
89 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
1008.9mm
110 Day(s)
Wettest Day
151.4mm
Jun 5
Lowest Temperature
4.0°C
Aug 26
Highest Temperature
33.5°C
Jan 13

Forster Almanac

full climatology
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.5°C
4th
Lowest On Record
0.0°C
22nd 2012
Average This Month
12.5°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
11.8°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
24.2°C
27th
Highest On Record
39.1°C
23rd 2003
Average This Month
21.7°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
21.6°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
9.6mm
19th
Total This Month
47.5mm
12 Day(s)
Long-term Average
64.7mm
6.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
300.6mm
1909
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1980
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