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Forster Forecast

Tonight 10°C
Tomorrow 16°C

Now

12.0°C steady
Updated at 22:30 EST

Mid North Coast for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Isolated showers. The chance of thunderstorms with small hail. The chance of snow showers about higher ground above 1100 metres later this evening. Winds SW 30 to 40 km/h. Large and powerful surf conditions in the afternoon and evening are expected to be hazardous for coastal activities such as rock fishing, swimming and surfing.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. The chance of snow showers about higher ground above 1200 metres early in the morning. Isolated showers, contracting to the far south during the morning. Winds SW 35 to 50 km/h, reaching 65 km/h near the S coast.

Currently at Williamtown

24-hour graph
Temperature 12.0°C steady
Dew Point 4.0°C steady
Feels Like 9.0°C
Relative Humidity 58%
Wind icon
WSW 33km/h falling
Wind Gusts 48km/h
Pressure 1010.6hPa steady
Fire Danger 5.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 3.2mm / 0.0mm

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:07 EST
Sunset sunset
17:33 EST

Nearby Now

Nobbys Head 11.8°C
Tocal 12.5°C
Taree Ap 11.3°C
Cessnock Ap 11.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Newcastle

48-hour forecast

12am

Shower. Chance storm. Windy
11°C

3am

Shower. Chance storm. Windy
11°C

6am

Slight chance storm. Windy
11°C

9am

Slight chance shower. Windy
13°C

Mid North Coast Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Tue 22:38 EST
Coastal Strong Wind/Gale Warning

NSW/ACT - Tue 16:18 EST
Severe Weather Warning (Damaging Winds and Damaging Surf) for Sydney, Mid North Coast, Hunter and Illawarra

New South Wales/ACT Weather Update

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Forster 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Sep 2
Wed
Sep 3
Thu
Sep 4
Fri
Sep 5
Sat
Sep 6
Sun
Sep 7
Mon
Sep 8

Windy with showers

Windy with showers

Possible shower

Showers

Showers

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 19°C 16°C 17°C 18°C 19°C 20°C 20°C
Minimum 12°C 10°C 11°C 11°C 11°C 12°C 12°C
Chance of Rain 90% 50% 90% 90% 90% 60% 40%
Rain Amount 10-20mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 20-40mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm
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 10
km/h
23
km/h
48
km/h
48
km/h
33
km/h
31
km/h
22
km/h
23
km/h
16
km/h
18
km/h
9
km/h
12
km/h
5
km/h
11
km/h
Wind Direction W 10km/h
W
WSW 23km/h
WSW
SW 48km/h
SW
SW 48km/h
SW
SW 33km/h
SW
SW 31km/h
SW
SSW 22km/h
SSW
SSW 23km/h
SSW
S 16km/h
S
SSE 18km/h
SSE
ESE 9km/h
ESE
ESE 12km/h
ESE
NE 5km/h
NE
ENE 11km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 69% 67% 71% 59% 70% 58% 74% 65% 74% 62% 69% 56% 67% 56%
Dew Point 11°C 11°C 8°C 8°C 8°C 9°C 10°C 11°C 11°C 11°C 11°C 11°C 11°C 11°C

Forster Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moonset moonrise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:41 EST
sunrise
06:05 EST
sunset
17:34 EST
last light
17:59 EST
moon
set
Wed 00:33 EST
rise
Wed 11:24 EST
moon
Tue
Sep 9
moon
Tue
Sep 16
moon
Wed
Sep 24
moon
Thu
Oct 2

Nelson Bay Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Sep 2
14.4°C 18°C 0.0mm
Mon
Sep 1
12.1°C 20.3°C 0.2mm
Sun
Aug 31
13.1°C 18.5°C 33.7mm
Sat
Aug 30
12.5°C 16.2°C 16.8mm
Fri
Aug 29
12.0°C 17.0°C 12.0mm

Nelson Bay Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
1096.8mm
99.8 Day(s)
Total For 2014
960.5mm
122 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2013
1124.9mm
119 Day(s)
Wettest Day
76.5mm
Feb 28
Lowest Temperature
7.0°C
Jul 2
Highest Temperature
35.0°C
Jan 2

Nelson Bay Almanac

full climatology
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
12.1°C
1st
Lowest On Record
5.0°C
18th 1969
Average This Month
13.2°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
12.8°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
20.3°C
1st
Highest On Record
34.2°C
24th 2006
Average This Month
19.2°C
-2.0°C
Long-term Average
21.2°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.2mm
1st
Total This Month
0.2mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
88.2mm
9.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
311.9mm
1932
Driest On Record
1.5mm
2003
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