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Forster Forecast

Today 16°C
Tonight 6°C
windy

Now

13.8°C falling
Updated at 16:10 EST

Mid North Coast for Thursday Areas of fog early this morning. Mostly sunny afternoon. Winds W/NW 15 to 20 km/h tending W/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the late morning. Daytime maximum temperatures between 12 and 19.

Currently at Williamtown

24-hour graph
Temperature 13.8°C falling
Dew Point 3.0°C rising
Feels Like 11.9°C
Relative Humidity 48%
Wind icon
WNW 24km/h rising
Wind Gusts 30km/h
Pressure 1018.4hPa rising
Fire Danger 6.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:52 EST
Sunset sunset
16:56 EST

Nearby Now

Taree Ap 14.9°C
Tocal 13.4°C
Nobbys Head 15.1°C
Cessnock Ap 13.9°C

Next 12 hours in Newcastle

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
13°C

9pm

Mostly clear
11°C

12am

Mostly clear
10°C

3am

Mostly clear
9°C

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Forster 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Windy

Possible shower

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 16°C 16°C 18°C 18°C 20°C 19°C 17°C
Minimum 5°C 6°C 5°C 5°C 6°C 6°C 6°C
Chance of Rain 20% 50% 5% 5% 5% 5% 20%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Slight Nil Slight Slight Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 15
km/h
23
km/h
23
km/h
20
km/h
10
km/h
6
km/h
10
km/h
5
km/h
11
km/h
10
km/h
13
km/h
12
km/h
13
km/h
11
km/h
Wind Direction W 15km/h
W
WSW 23km/h
WSW
WSW 23km/h
WSW
SW 20km/h
SW
WNW 10km/h
WNW
SW 6km/h
SW
W 10km/h
W
SSE 5km/h
SSE
WNW 11km/h
WNW
W 10km/h
W
W 13km/h
W
SSW 12km/h
SSW
W 13km/h
W
S 11km/h
S
Relative Humidity 96% 50% 92% 67% 84% 46% 72% 50% 76% 49% 75% 42% 72% 48%
Dew Point 7°C 5°C 7°C 9°C 7°C 6°C 6°C 8°C 7°C 9°C 8°C 7°C 7°C 7°C

Forster Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:25 EST
sunrise
06:52 EST
sunset
16:56 EST
last light
17:23 EST
moon
rise
Thu 17:18 EST
set
Fri 07:19 EST
moon
Thu
Jul 9
moon
Thu
Jul 16
moon
Fri
Jul 24
moon
Fri
Jul 31

Nelson Bay Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Jul 2
8.0°C 15°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jul 1
11.8°C 17.5°C 0.3mm
Tue
Jun 30
11.6°C 17.3°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jun 29
11.0°C 19.2°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jun 28
10.5°C 18.5°C 0.4mm

Nelson Bay Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
905.7mm
79.6 Day(s)
Total For 2015
1052.4mm
86 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
665.4mm
86 Day(s)
Wettest Day
168.0mm
Apr 21
Lowest Temperature
8.0°C
Jul 2
Highest Temperature
33.3°C
Jan 25

Nelson Bay Almanac

full climatology
July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
8.0°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
2.2°C
16th 1970
Average This Month
9.9°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
9.7°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
17.5°C
1st
Highest On Record
24.7°C
31st 2014
Average This Month
16.2°C
-1.2°C
Long-term Average
17.4°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.3mm
1st
Total This Month
0.3mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
139.9mm
11.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
615.9mm
1912
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1970
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