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Forster Forecast

Today 19°C
Tonight 11°C
Showers easing

Now

18.2°C falling
Updated at 15:00 EST

Mid North Coast for Thursday Partly cloudy. Scattered showers, locally heavy with possible thunder, easing during the day. Winds S/SW 25 to 35 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures between 12 and 19. Large and powerful surf conditions are expected to be hazardous for coastal activities such as rock fishing, swimming and surfing.

Currently at Taree Ap

Temperature 18.2°C falling
Dew Point 9.3°C falling
Feels Like 18.2°C
Relative Humidity 56%
Wind icon
S 25km/h rising
Wind Gusts 39km/h
Pressure 1022.3hPa rising
Fire Danger 6.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 1.4mm / 0.0mm

Sun on Thursday

Sunrise sunrise
06:13 EST
Sunset sunset
17:30 EST

Nearby Now

Port Macquarie Ap 17.4°C
Williamtown 18.5°C
Tocal 17.2°C
Kempsey Ap 17.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Taree

possible shower

6pm

Intermittent rain
15°C
possible shower

9pm

Intermittent rain
13°C
mostly clear

12am

Mostly clear
11°C
possible shower

3am

Slight chance shower
10°C
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Mid North Coast Weather Warnings

NSW/ACT - Thu 11:07 EST
Gale Warning for the Byron Coast. Strong Wind Warning for the Coffs and Macquarie Coasts

NSW/ACT - Thu 02:30 EST
Flood Warning for the Bellinger River at Thora

NSW/ACT - Wed 15:39 EST
Flood Warning for the Hastings River at Kindee Bridge

New South Wales/ACT weather update

New South Wales/ACT Weather Update

This video is updated each morning and afternoon.

Forster 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Aug 28
Fri
Aug 29
Sat
Aug 30
Sun
Aug 31
Mon
Sep 1
Tue
Sep 2
Wed
Sep 3
showers easing
Showers easing
showers easing
Showers easing
possible shower
Possible shower
possible shower
Possible shower
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
possible shower
Possible shower
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
Maximum 19°C 19°C 19°C 20°C 22°C 23°C 19°C
Minimum 12°C 11°C 11°C 11°C 10°C 12°C 10°C
Chance of Rain 90% 70% 90% 20% 50% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 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 23
km/h
27
km/h
28
km/h
33
km/h
30
km/h
28
km/h
18
km/h
14
km/h
11
km/h
8
km/h
18
km/h
22
km/h
28
km/h
26
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 23km/h
SSE
S 27km/h
S
SSW 28km/h
SSW
SSW 33km/h
SSW
SW 30km/h
SW
SW 28km/h
SW
SW 18km/h
SW
S 14km/h
S
WNW 11km/h
WNW
NNE 8km/h
NNE
W 18km/h
W
SW 22km/h
SW
SW 28km/h
SW
SSW 26km/h
SSW
Relative Humidity 71% 63% 70% 53% 84% 67% 80% 54% 69% 48% 50% 50% 63% 47%
Dew Point 12°C 11°C 10°C 10°C 12°C 13°C 12°C 10°C 10°C 10°C 11°C 10°C 7°C 7°C

Forster Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next Occurrence
First Light Sunrise Sunset Last Light Moon Phase moon set moon rise first quarter full moon last quarter new moon
first light
05:48 EST
sunrise
06:13 EST
sunset
17:30 EST
last light
17:55 EST
moon
set
Thu 19:53 EST
rise
Fri 07:52 EST
moon
Tue
Sep 2
moon
Tue
Sep 9
moon
Tue
Sep 16
moon
Wed
Sep 24

Forster Past 5 Days

  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Aug 28
13°C 20°C 10mm
Wed
Aug 27
12.8°C 20°C 14.1mm
Tue
Aug 26
11.0°C 18.5°C 4.0mm
Mon
Aug 25
10.6°C 20.0°C 2.3mm
Sun
Aug 24
12.0°C 19.4°C 20.0mm

Forster Year To Date

average rainfall to Aug
849.0mm
65.4 day(s)
total for 2014
739.6mm
88 day(s)
total to this day 2013
1201.4mm
92 day(s)
wettest day
62.0mm
Apr 16
lowest temperature
5.5°C
Jul 9
highest temperature
34.5°C
Jan 2

Forster Almanac

August minimum temperature
lowest this month
6.0°C
10th
lowest on record
2.0°C
8th 2012
average this month
10.1°C
+1.0°C
long-term average
9.1°C
August maximum temperature
highest this month
24.8°C
1st
highest on record
30.0°C
24th 2009
average this month
18.9°C
-0.6°C
long-term average
19.5°C
August rainfall
wettest this month
32.0mm
17th
total this month
146.0mm
14 day(s)
long-term average
68.9mm
6.9 day(s)
wettest on record
629.1mm
1899
driest on record
0.0mm
1900

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