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Kempsey Forecast

Today 30°C
Tonight 15°C
increasing_sunshine

Now

25.5°C rising
Updated at 09:40 EDT

Mid North Coast for Thursday Mostly sunny. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures 27 to 33.

Currently at Kempsey Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 25.5°C rising
Dew Point 14.9°C falling
Feels Like 26.3°C
Relative Humidity 52%
Wind icon
N 11km/h steady
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1020.5hPa falling
Fire Danger 6.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:34 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:30 EDT

Nearby Now

Port Macquarie Ap 25.5°C
Taree Ap 25.6°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Port Macquarie

48-hour forecast

12pm

Clear
28°C

3pm

Clear
29°C

6pm

Clear
27°C

9pm

Clear
23°C

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National Forecast

Kempsey 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Feb 23
Fri
Feb 24
Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28
Wed
Mar 1

Increasing sunshine

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible thunderstorm

Showers

Showers

Showers
Maximum 30°C 30°C 30°C 27°C 26°C 28°C 27°C
Minimum 16°C 15°C 16°C 18°C 17°C 17°C 18°C
Chance of Rain 5% 20% 70% 90% 90% 90% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 10-20mm 20-40mm 10-20mm 10-20mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Very 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 4
km/h
11
km/h
3
km/h
11
km/h
5
km/h
12
km/h
9
km/h
11
km/h
8
km/h
10
km/h
7
km/h
11
km/h
8
km/h
9
km/h
Wind Direction N 4km/h
N
E 11km/h
E
N 3km/h
N
ESE 11km/h
ESE
SSW 5km/h
SSW
SSE 12km/h
SSE
SSW 9km/h
SSW
SSE 11km/h
SSE
S 8km/h
S
SE 10km/h
SE
SE 7km/h
SE
ESE 11km/h
ESE
SE 8km/h
SE
ESE 9km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 69% 54% 72% 53% 74% 57% 78% 70% 85% 77% 86% 75% 86% 78%
Dew Point 17°C 20°C 17°C 19°C 18°C 21°C 18°C 21°C 19°C 21°C 21°C 23°C 20°C 23°C

Kempsey Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:09 EDT
sunrise
06:34 EDT
sunset
19:30 EDT
last light
19:55 EDT
moon
set
Thu 17:01 EDT
rise
Fri 03:57 EDT
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Kempsey Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Feb 23
15°C - 0.0mm
Wed
Feb 22
18.8°C 29°C 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 21
13.2°C 29.3°C 0.2mm
Mon
Feb 20
15.7°C 29.4°C 14.4mm
Sun
Feb 19
20.8°C 28.1°C 0.2mm

Kempsey Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
299.1mm
27.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
86.8mm
28 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
136.6mm
24 Day(s)
Wettest Day
14.4mm
Feb 20
Lowest Temperature
13.2°C
Feb 21
Highest Temperature
46.7°C
Feb 12

Kempsey Ap Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
13.2°C
21st
Lowest On Record
11.9°C
1st 2014
Average This Month
19.2°C
+1.3°C
Long-term Average
17.9°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
46.7°C
12th
Highest On Record
42.8°C
21st 2004
Average This Month
32.8°C
+4.2°C
Long-term Average
28.6°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
14.4mm
20th
Total This Month
37.6mm
12 Day(s)
Long-term Average
179.0mm
13.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
449.4mm
2009
Driest On Record
43.8mm
2005
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