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Forster Forecast

Today 28°C
Tonight 18°C
late_thunder

Now

25.3°C falling
Updated at 12:20 EDT

Mid North Coast for Thursday Partly cloudy. Areas of fog early this morning. High (80%) chance of showers during this afternoon and evening. A thunderstorm likely during this afternoon and evening, possibly severe. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the middle of the day then tending N/NW 25 to 40 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 28 to 34.

Currently at Taree Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 25.3°C falling
Dew Point 20.3°C rising
Feels Like 26.4°C
Relative Humidity 74%
Wind icon
NE 9km/h falling
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1007.3hPa rising
Fire Danger 2.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
05:36 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:48 EDT

Nearby Now

Port Macquarie Ap 25.9°C
Williamtown 29.1°C
Tocal 30.0°C
Nobbys Head 25.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Taree

48-hour forecast

3pm

Chance shower or storm
30°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
30°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
25°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
23°C

Mid North Coast Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Thu 10:58 EDT
Gale Warning for Batemans & Eden Coasts. Strong Wind Warning elsewhere

National Forecast

Forster 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Dec 8
Fri
Dec 9
Sat
Dec 10
Sun
Dec 11
Mon
Dec 12
Tue
Dec 13
Wed
Dec 14

Late thunder

Clearing shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 28°C 26°C 23°C 25°C 26°C 29°C 31°C
Minimum 18°C 18°C 16°C 16°C 17°C 17°C 20°C
Chance of Rain 80% 30% 10% 50% 20% 10% 90%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
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 21
km/h
28
km/h
25
km/h
22
km/h
12
km/h
13
km/h
14
km/h
19
km/h
14
km/h
22
km/h
16
km/h
21
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
Wind Direction NE 21km/h
NE
NE 28km/h
NE
WSW 25km/h
WSW
SSW 22km/h
SSW
S 12km/h
S
ESE 13km/h
ESE
NE 14km/h
NE
ENE 19km/h
ENE
NE 14km/h
NE
ENE 22km/h
ENE
NNE 16km/h
NNE
NE 21km/h
NE
NNW 14km/h
NNW
NNE 15km/h
NNE
Relative Humidity 79% 78% 56% 43% 62% 59% 66% 64% 67% 63% 65% 61% 62% 62%
Dew Point 20°C 24°C 10°C 13°C 12°C 15°C 15°C 18°C 16°C 18°C 16°C 21°C 20°C 22°C

Forster 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
05:08 EDT
sunrise
05:36 EDT
sunset
19:48 EDT
last light
20:16 EDT
moon
rise
Thu 13:20 EDT
set
Fri 01:55 EDT
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29
moon
Fri
Jan 6

Forster Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Dec 8
19°C - 0.6mm
Wed
Dec 7
20.0°C 24°C 10.3mm
Tue
Dec 6
22.0°C 29.2°C 7.2mm
Mon
Dec 5
20.0°C 26.5°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 4
16.6°C 26.0°C 0.0mm

Forster Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
1155.5mm
96.0 Day(s)
Total For 2016
1143.9mm
115 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
1217.5mm
136 Day(s)
Wettest Day
151.4mm
Jun 5
Lowest Temperature
4.0°C
Aug 26
Highest Temperature
33.5°C
Jan 13

Forster Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
16.5°C
1st
Lowest On Record
10.0°C
3rd 2011
Average This Month
19.1°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
18.0°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
29.2°C
6th
Highest On Record
43.0°C
1st 2004
Average This Month
26.2°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
25.5°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
10.3mm
7th
Total This Month
23.3mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
89.2mm
7.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
337.7mm
1970
Driest On Record
3.0mm
1913
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