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Forster Forecast

Tonight 17°C
Tomorrow 26°C
mostly_sunny

Now

19.6°C rising
Updated at 22:50 EDT

Mid North Coast for Saturday Partly cloudy. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h turning NE in the evening.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the south in the afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm inland in the afternoon. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late evening.

Currently at Williamtown

24-hour graph
Temperature 19.6°C rising
Dew Point 14.0°C rising
Feels Like 19.6°C
Relative Humidity 70%
Wind icon
NE 16km/h rising
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure 1020.5hPa falling
Fire Danger 3.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
05:37 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:49 EDT

Nearby Now

Taree Ap 19.8°C
Tocal 19.4°C
Nobbys Head 19.9°C

Next 12 hours in Newcastle

48-hour forecast

12am

Clear
19°C

3am

Clear
19°C

6am

Mostly clear
18°C

9am

Clear
22°C

Mid North Coast Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Forster 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Dec 10
Sun
Dec 11
Mon
Dec 12
Tue
Dec 13
Wed
Dec 14
Thu
Dec 15
Fri
Dec 16

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Showers

Showers
Maximum 23°C 26°C 26°C 28°C 28°C 25°C 26°C
Minimum 16°C 17°C 18°C 18°C 20°C 19°C 19°C
Chance of Rain 50% 40% 5% 5% 80% 90% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 20-40mm 5-10mm
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 9
km/h
14
km/h
16
km/h
21
km/h
16
km/h
23
km/h
18
km/h
24
km/h
17
km/h
16
km/h
19
km/h
21
km/h
11
km/h
15
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 9km/h
SSE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
NNE 16km/h
NNE
ENE 21km/h
ENE
NE 16km/h
NE
ENE 23km/h
ENE
NNE 18km/h
NNE
NE 24km/h
NE
N 17km/h
N
NE 16km/h
NE
SSW 19km/h
SSW
SSE 21km/h
SSE
ESE 11km/h
ESE
ESE 15km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 63% 59% 67% 65% 68% 64% 66% 59% 62% 59% 82% 82% 81% 75%
Dew Point 12°C 15°C 16°C 19°C 16°C 19°C 17°C 19°C 17°C 19°C 19°C 21°C 18°C 21°C

Forster Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:09 EDT
sunrise
05:37 EDT
sunset
19:50 EDT
last light
20:18 EDT
moon
set
Sun 03:16 EDT
rise
Sun 16:35 EDT
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29
moon
Fri
Jan 6

Nelson Bay Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Dec 10
17.9°C 26°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 9
19.5°C 26.1°C 0.2mm
Thu
Dec 8
19.1°C 26.0°C 1.2mm
Wed
Dec 7
18.5°C 23.6°C 14.2mm
Tue
Dec 6
21.0°C 25.0°C 11.4mm

Nelson Bay Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
1350.2mm
130.3 Day(s)
Total For 2016
1071.0mm
148 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
1502.2mm
146 Day(s)
Wettest Day
134.8mm
Jun 5
Lowest Temperature
6.1°C
Jul 15
Highest Temperature
32.8°C
Jan 14

Nelson Bay Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
17.9°C
10th
Lowest On Record
9.0°C
1st 2001
Average This Month
19.6°C
+1.2°C
Long-term Average
18.4°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
29.4°C
2nd
Highest On Record
39.3°C
24th 2005
Average This Month
26.3°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
25.8°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
14.2mm
7th
Total This Month
27.4mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
94.2mm
10.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
334.3mm
1920
Driest On Record
5.8mm
1908
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