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Kempsey Forecast

Today 22°C
Tonight 8°C
possible_shower

Now

16.0°C rising
Updated at 15:20 EST

Mid North Coast for Thursday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the late morning and afternoon. Winds S/SW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 14 and 21.

Currently at Kempsey Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 16.0°C rising
Dew Point 8.0°C falling
Feels Like 9.4°C
Relative Humidity 59%
Wind icon
SSE 31km/h falling
Wind Gusts 39km/h
Pressure 1016.6hPa rising
Fire Danger 5.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
05:42 EST
Sunset sunset
17:43 EST

Nearby Now

Port Macquarie Ap 16.0°C
Taree Ap 15.4°C
Grafton 18.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Port Macquarie

48-hour forecast

6pm

Slight chance shower
13°C

9pm

Slight chance shower
10°C

12am

Clear
9°C

3am

Clear
8°C

Mid North Coast Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Thu 10:45 EST
Strong Wind Warning for Byron Coast, Coffs Coast and Macquarie Coast. Cancellation for Hunter Coast and Eden Coast

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Kempsey 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Sep 20
Fri
Sep 21
Sat
Sep 22
Sun
Sep 23
Mon
Sep 24
Tue
Sep 25
Wed
Sep 26

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Showers

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 22°C 21°C 23°C 26°C 17°C 19°C 21°C
Minimum 10°C 8°C 6°C 7°C 11°C 8°C 7°C
Chance of Rain 50% 5% 5% 70% 70% 70% 50%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm < 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 14
km/h
20
km/h
11
km/h
13
km/h
4
km/h
10
km/h
6
km/h
13
km/h
13
km/h
15
km/h
6
km/h
8
km/h
6
km/h
10
km/h
Wind Direction SSW 14km/h
SSW
SSW 20km/h
SSW
SW 11km/h
SW
SSE 13km/h
SSE
WNW 4km/h
WNW
E 10km/h
E
WSW 6km/h
WSW
SSE 13km/h
SSE
SSW 13km/h
SSW
S 15km/h
S
SSW 6km/h
SSW
SE 8km/h
SE
SSW 6km/h
SSW
ESE 10km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 56% 62% 54% 48% 58% 50% 53% 51% 79% 76% 74% 67% 61% 61%
Dew Point 9°C 12°C 8°C 9°C 10°C 11°C 10°C 14°C 13°C 11°C 12°C 11°C 10°C 12°C

Kempsey Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:18 EST
sunrise
05:42 EST
sunset
17:43 EST
last light
18:07 EST
moon
set
Fri 03:21 EST
rise
Fri 14:13 EST
moon
Tue
Sep 25
moon
Tue
Oct 2
moon
Tue
Oct 9
moon
Wed
Oct 17

Kempsey Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Sep 20
10.8°C 22°C 0.0mm
Wed
Sep 19
5.8°C 28.8°C 0.0mm
Tue
Sep 18
2.4°C 24.6°C 0.0mm
Mon
Sep 17
4.0°C 20.1°C 0.0mm
Sun
Sep 16
9.9°C 20.6°C 0.0mm

Kempsey Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
858.6mm
109.4 Day(s)
Total For 2018
594.8mm
92 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
734.6mm
111 Day(s)
Wettest Day
175.2mm
Mar 23
Lowest Temperature
-4.2°C
Aug 21
Highest Temperature
35.8°C
Jan 13

Kempsey Ap Almanac

full climatology
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
2.4°C
18th
Lowest On Record
-0.4°C
1st 2012
Average This Month
7.8°C
-0.4°C
Long-term Average
8.2°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
29.5°C
15th
Highest On Record
37.0°C
25th 2002
Average This Month
23.4°C
-1.0°C
Long-term Average
24.4°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
6.4mm
5th
Total This Month
20.0mm
9 Day(s)
Long-term Average
44.0mm
9.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
181.4mm
2008
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2003
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