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Today 19°C
Tonight 8°C
windy

Now

16.6°C falling
Updated at 17:00 EST

Mid North Coast for Friday Sunny. Winds W 30 to 45 km/h.

Currently at Taree Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 16.6°C falling
Dew Point -4.0°C rising
Feels Like 16.6°C
Relative Humidity 24%
Wind icon
W 33km/h steady
Wind Gusts 52km/h
Pressure 1009.8hPa rising
Fire Danger 20.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:24 EST
Sunset sunset
17:24 EST

Nearby Now

Port Macquarie Ap 17.6°C
Williamtown 14.9°C
Kempsey Ap 17.3°C
Nobbys Head 15.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Taree

48-hour forecast

6pm

Clear
15°C

9pm

Clear
11°C

12am

Clear
10°C

3am

Clear
8°C

Mid North Coast Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Fri 16:05 EST
Gale Warning for Macquarie, Hunter, Sydney, Illawarra, Batemans & Eden coasts. Strong Wind for Sydney Closed Waters & Byron & Coffs coasts

NSW/ACT - Fri 14:43 EST
Severe Weather Warning (Damaging Wind/Surf) Hunter, Sydney, Illawarra, Mid Nth Coast & Central & Southern Tablelands. Cancelled elsewhere

National Forecast

Forster 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Aug 18
Sat
Aug 19
Sun
Aug 20
Mon
Aug 21
Tue
Aug 22
Wed
Aug 23
Thu
Aug 24

Windy

Windy with showers

Possible shower

Cloudy

Sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 19°C 17°C 17°C 20°C 21°C 21°C 19°C
Minimum 12°C 8°C 7°C 7°C 9°C 8°C 9°C
Chance of Rain 20% 80% 40% 50% 5% 50% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm 10-20mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 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 36
km/h
40
km/h
38
km/h
42
km/h
28
km/h
24
km/h
8
km/h
10
km/h
15
km/h
13
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
18
km/h
15
km/h
Wind Direction W 36km/h
W
W 40km/h
W
WSW 38km/h
WSW
SW 42km/h
SW
WSW 28km/h
WSW
SW 24km/h
SW
NNW 8km/h
NNW
NNW 10km/h
NNW
WNW 15km/h
WNW
SSW 13km/h
SSW
W 16km/h
W
SW 16km/h
SW
WSW 18km/h
WSW
SSW 15km/h
SSW
Relative Humidity 46% 38% 52% 58% 67% 68% 70% 51% 55% 52% 61% 52% 67% 59%
Dew Point 3°C 4°C 2°C 8°C 5°C 11°C 7°C 10°C 6°C 11°C 7°C 11°C 7°C 10°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
05:58 EST
sunrise
06:23 EST
sunset
17:25 EST
last light
17:50 EST
moon
rise
Sat 03:58 EST
set
Sat 14:42 EST
moon
Tue
Aug 22
moon
Tue
Aug 29
moon
Wed
Sep 6
moon
Wed
Sep 13

Forster Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Aug 18
11.8°C 19°C 0.0mm
Thu
Aug 17
9.0°C 24°C 0.0mm
Wed
Aug 16
16.5°C 30.0°C 1.0mm
Tue
Aug 15
7.5°C 23.5°C 0.0mm
Mon
Aug 14
7.6°C 22.0°C 0.0mm

Forster Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
847.4mm
66.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
763.0mm
109 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
845.2mm
73 Day(s)
Wettest Day
48.0mm
Mar 15
Lowest Temperature
5.1°C
Jul 29
Highest Temperature
41.0°C
Jan 18

Forster Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.5°C
5th
Lowest On Record
2.0°C
8th 2012
Average This Month
9.7°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
9.2°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
30.0°C
16th
Highest On Record
30.0°C
24th 2009
Average This Month
21.6°C
+2.2°C
Long-term Average
19.4°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
7.0mm
4th
Total This Month
8.0mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
68.3mm
6.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
629.1mm
1899
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1900
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13:30 EST

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08:12 EST

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