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32.07°S 152.10°E 178m AMSL

Forster Forecast

This morning 19°C
Today 24°C
showers

Now

21.0°C rising
Updated at 01:10 EDT

Mid North Coast for Tuesday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain. The chance of thunderstorms. Winds NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Wednesday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Light winds.

Currently at Taree Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 21.0°C rising
Dew Point 20.8°C rising
Feels Like 21.0°C
Relative Humidity 99%
Wind icon
SW 7km/h rising
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1011.7hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 17.2mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
05:36 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:47 EDT

Nearby Now

Tocal 19.6°C
Williamtown 19.9°C
Nobbys Head 20.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Taree

48-hour forecast

3am

Heavy shower
19°C

6am

Shower
17°C

9am

Shower
21°C

12pm

Chance shower
23°C

Mid North Coast Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Tue 23:05 EDT
Severe Thunderstorm Warning for NSW. Severe storms may produce hail greater than 2cm, winds stronger than 90km/h & flash flooding

NSW/ACT - Tue 22:00 EDT
Coastal Strong Wind/Gale Warning

National Forecast

Forster 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Dec 7
Thu
Dec 8
Fri
Dec 9
Sat
Dec 10
Sun
Dec 11
Mon
Dec 12
Tue
Dec 13

Showers

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 24°C 28°C 25°C 23°C 25°C 26°C 29°C
Minimum 19°C 19°C 18°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 17°C
Chance of Rain 90% 80% 30% 30% 30% 30% 20%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index 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
17
km/h
21
km/h
25
km/h
24
km/h
22
km/h
11
km/h
13
km/h
12
km/h
19
km/h
13
km/h
21
km/h
16
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction SW 9km/h
SW
SSE 17km/h
SSE
NE 21km/h
NE
NE 25km/h
NE
WSW 24km/h
WSW
SSW 22km/h
SSW
SSE 11km/h
SSE
ESE 13km/h
ESE
ENE 12km/h
ENE
ENE 19km/h
ENE
NE 13km/h
NE
ENE 21km/h
ENE
NNE 16km/h
NNE
NE 20km/h
NE
Relative Humidity 87% 79% 80% 75% 60% 50% 63% 59% 66% 63% 65% 62% 64% 59%
Dew Point 19°C 20°C 20°C 23°C 11°C 14°C 12°C 15°C 15°C 17°C 15°C 18°C 16°C 20°C

Forster Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday 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
19:47 EDT
last light
20:15 EDT
moon
rise
Wed 12:18 EDT
set
Thu 01:16 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
Tue
Dec 6
22.0°C 29°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
Sat
Dec 3
22.0°C 27.0°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 2
16.5°C 26.8°C 2.4mm

Forster Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
1155.5mm
96.0 Day(s)
Total For 2016
1133.0mm
113 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
18.9°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
18.0°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
29.0°C
6th
Highest On Record
43.0°C
1st 2004
Average This Month
26.6°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
25.5°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
7.2mm
6th
Total This Month
12.4mm
3 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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Weather News

Top End residents could be waiting until Christmas for a bit of rain relief

18:43 EDT

Top End residents are unlikely to be relieved of the oppressive hot and humid build up conditions until Christmas, because the rain-bringing La NiƱa weather pattern is unlikely to eventuate in coming months, the Bureau of Meteorology has warned.

One dead after Mt Warning campers struck by lightning, rescue operation underway

15:52 EDT

An international tourist has died and a woman has been injured after being hit by lightning while camping at Mt Warning, on the NSW north coast, police say.

Hot and stormy start to summer in NSW

15:50 EDT

The opening week of summer has been a hot and thundery mix in New South Wales and there is more to come.