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Lostock Dam Forecast

Today 21°C
Tonight 11°C
fog_then_sunny

Now

16.0°C rising
Updated at 10:00 EST

Mid North Coast for Thursday Mostly sunny. Areas of fog early this morning. Medium chance of showes near the coast in the south this evening. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures between 18 and 23.

Currently at Taree Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 16.0°C rising
Dew Point 11.0°C steady
Feels Like 16.0°C
Relative Humidity 72%
Wind icon
WNW 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1024.2hPa steady
Fire Danger 2.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:42 EST
Sunset sunset
17:00 EST

Nearby Now

Tocal 16.1°C
Williamtown 15.3°C
Nobbys Head 16.6°C

Next 12 hours in Taree

48-hour forecast

12pm

Clear
20°C

3pm

Clear
21°C

6pm

Mostly clear
16°C

9pm

Mostly clear
12°C

Mid North Coast Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Thu 09:20 EST
Severe Weather Warning (Damaging Surf) for Norfolk Island

NSW/ACT - Thu 04:45 EST
Hazardous Surf Warning for Byron, Coffs, Macquarie, Hunter, Sydney, Illawarra, Batemans and Eden coasts

National Forecast

Lostock Dam 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
May 24
Fri
May 25
Sat
May 26
Sun
May 27
Mon
May 28
Tue
May 29
Wed
May 30

Fog then sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Showers increasing
Maximum 21°C 20°C 22°C 21°C 22°C 23°C 20°C
Minimum 7°C 11°C 8°C 7°C 7°C 8°C 9°C
Chance of Rain 20% 30% 5% 5% 5% 10% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 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 5
km/h
6
km/h
4
km/h
8
km/h
3
km/h
6
km/h
3
km/h
4
km/h
4
km/h
4
km/h
4
km/h
6
km/h
13
km/h
13
km/h
Wind Direction W 5km/h
W
S 6km/h
S
SSW 4km/h
SSW
SE 8km/h
SE
NE 3km/h
NE
E 6km/h
E
NNW 3km/h
NNW
ESE 4km/h
ESE
NW 4km/h
NW
SW 4km/h
SW
NNW 4km/h
NNW
NW 6km/h
NW
NW 13km/h
NW
WNW 13km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 76% 59% 85% 68% 81% 59% 76% 56% 70% 55% 67% 61% 63% 56%
Dew Point 11°C 12°C 14°C 13°C 12°C 13°C 10°C 12°C 10°C 12°C 11°C 15°C 10°C 11°C

Lostock Dam Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:15 EST
sunrise
06:42 EST
sunset
17:00 EST
last light
17:26 EST
moon
rise
Thu 13:59 EST
set
Fri 02:05 EST
moon
Wed
May 30
moon
Thu
Jun 7
moon
Thu
Jun 14
moon
Wed
Jun 20

Forster Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
May 24
10°C - 0.0mm
Wed
May 23
11.0°C 21°C 0.0mm
Tue
May 22
14.5°C 23.0°C 0.0mm
Mon
May 21
8.5°C 22.5°C 0.0mm
Sun
May 20
10.7°C 20.5°C 0.0mm

Forster Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
581.9mm
43.4 Day(s)
Total For 2018
852.7mm
55 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
572.3mm
80 Day(s)
Wettest Day
173.6mm
Mar 22
Lowest Temperature
8.5°C
May 21
Highest Temperature
36.0°C
Feb 11

Forster Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
8.5°C
21st
Lowest On Record
4.5°C
9th 2006
Average This Month
12.3°C
+0.3°C
Long-term Average
12.0°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
24.5°C
9th
Highest On Record
28.2°C
4th 2007
Average This Month
21.7°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
21.2°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
24.0mm
14th
Total This Month
31.4mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
110.8mm
8.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
484.7mm
2003
Driest On Record
3.0mm
1982
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