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Forster Forecast

Tonight 18°C
Tomorrow 24°C
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Now

20.4°C falling
Updated at 22:20 EDT

Mid North Coast for Thursday Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of rain. Rain heavy at times. The chance of a thunderstorm. Areas of fog about higher ground later this evening. Winds NW/NE 20 to 30 km/h tending SE/SW 30 to 45 km/h in the evening.
Friday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the early morning. Rain and showers heavy at times in the north in the early morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north in the early morning. Winds S 30 to 45 km/h.

Currently at Taree Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 20.4°C falling
Dew Point 18.5°C falling
Feels Like 20.4°C
Relative Humidity 89%
Wind icon
WSW 20km/h rising
Wind Gusts 26km/h
Pressure 1007.5hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 42.4mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
07:00 EDT
Sunset sunset
18:49 EDT

Nearby Now

Williamtown 17.5°C
Tocal 15.9°C
Nobbys Head 19.1°C
Port Macquarie Ap 21.3°C

Next 12 hours in Taree

48-hour forecast

12am

Rain
19°C

3am

Shower
18°C

6am

Slight chance shower
17°C

9am

Slight chance shower
19°C

Mid North Coast Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Thu 22:19 EDT
Flood Warning for the Bellinger River

NSW/ACT - Thu 22:09 EDT
Severe Weather Warning for NSW

NSW/ACT - Thu 22:00 EDT
Coastal Strong Wind/Gale Warning

NSW/ACT - Thu 17:49 EDT
Cancellation of Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Hunter, Mid North Coast, Northern Tablelands and NW Slopes and Plains

NSW/ACT - Thu 08:29 EDT
Flood Watch for Richmond-Wilsons, Clarence, Coff Coast, Bellinger, Nambucca and Upper Macintyre Valleys

National Forecast

Forster 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Mar 30
Fri
Mar 31
Sat
Apr 1
Sun
Apr 2
Mon
Apr 3
Tue
Apr 4
Wed
Apr 5

Windy with showers

Windy with showers

Possible shower

Windy with showers

Showers

Showers

Showers easing
Maximum 26°C 24°C 24°C 23°C 22°C 22°C 23°C
Minimum 22°C 18°C 18°C 18°C 17°C 16°C 16°C
Chance of Rain 90% 60% 90% 90% 90% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 20-40mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 10-20mm 5-10mm 1-5mm
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 18
km/h
12
km/h
36
km/h
36
km/h
20
km/h
21
km/h
26
km/h
26
km/h
21
km/h
20
km/h
18
km/h
20
km/h
16
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction N 18km/h
N
NNE 12km/h
NNE
SSW 36km/h
SSW
SSW 36km/h
SSW
SW 20km/h
SW
SSW 21km/h
SSW
S 26km/h
S
S 26km/h
S
SSE 21km/h
SSE
SSE 20km/h
SSE
S 18km/h
S
SSE 20km/h
SSE
SSE 16km/h
SSE
SSE 18km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 87% 92% 80% 70% 74% 69% 74% 74% 76% 74% 77% 70% 69% 66%
Dew Point 20°C 23°C 17°C 18°C 15°C 18°C 18°C 17°C 16°C 17°C 15°C 16°C 15°C 16°C

Forster Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:36 EDT
sunrise
07:00 EDT
sunset
18:48 EDT
last light
19:12 EDT
moon
rise
Fri 10:02 EDT
set
Fri 21:17 EDT
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19
moon
Wed
Apr 26

Forster Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Mar 30
22.0°C 27°C 0.0mm
Wed
Mar 29
20.6°C 27.0°C 0.0mm
Tue
Mar 28
18.5°C 28.6°C 0.0mm
Mon
Mar 27
18.3°C 25.5°C 0.0mm
Sun
Mar 26
19.6°C 26.5°C 7.8mm

Forster Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
350.9mm
25.7 Day(s)
Total For 2017
406.8mm
46 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
423.2mm
34 Day(s)
Wettest Day
48.0mm
Mar 15
Lowest Temperature
14.8°C
Mar 12
Highest Temperature
41.0°C
Jan 18

Forster Almanac

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
14.8°C
12th
Lowest On Record
11.0°C
17th 2014
Average This Month
19.8°C
+2.0°C
Long-term Average
17.8°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
28.6°C
28th
Highest On Record
33.5°C
17th 2002
Average This Month
25.8°C
+0.3°C
Long-term Average
25.5°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
48.0mm
15th
Total This Month
246.2mm
22 Day(s)
Long-term Average
136.6mm
9.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
535.8mm
1963
Driest On Record
1.0mm
1965
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