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Byron Bay Forecast

Today 21°C
Tonight 15°C
mostly_sunny

Now

19.3°C rising
Updated at 10:10 EST

Northern Rivers for Thursday Mostly sunny. Areas of fog inland early this morning. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.

Currently at Cape Byron

24-hour graph
Temperature 19.3°C rising
Dew Point 14.3°C rising
Feels Like 19.3°C
Relative Humidity 73%
Wind icon
SW 11km/h falling
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1024.2hPa steady
Fire Danger 2.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:26 EST
Sunset sunset
16:59 EST

Nearby Now

Ballina Ap 20.1°C
Coolangatta Ap 22.2°C
Lismore 20.4°C
Casino Ap 19.8°C

Next 12 hours in Byron Bay

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly clear
20°C

3pm

Mostly clear
21°C

6pm

Mostly clear
19°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
18°C

Northern Rivers Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Thu 04:45 EST
Hazardous Surf Warning for Byron, Coffs, Macquarie, Hunter, Sydney, Illawarra, Batemans and Eden coasts

National Forecast

Byron Bay 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
May 24
Fri
May 25
Sat
May 26
Sun
May 27
Mon
May 28
Tue
May 29
Wed
May 30

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Showers

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 21°C 20°C 21°C 21°C 20°C 21°C 22°C
Minimum 15°C 15°C 16°C 15°C 15°C 14°C 15°C
Chance of Rain 50% 70% 40% 60% 60% 50% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
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 14
km/h
14
km/h
22
km/h
26
km/h
21
km/h
21
km/h
15
km/h
16
km/h
10
km/h
10
km/h
12
km/h
9
km/h
13
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction SW 14km/h
SW
S 14km/h
S
SSW 22km/h
SSW
S 26km/h
S
SSE 21km/h
SSE
SSE 21km/h
SSE
SSE 15km/h
SSE
SE 16km/h
SE
S 10km/h
S
SSE 10km/h
SSE
SW 12km/h
SW
SSE 9km/h
SSE
WNW 13km/h
WNW
NNW 14km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 77% 67% 79% 77% 70% 64% 74% 68% 78% 70% 77% 67% 70% 60%
Dew Point 14°C 15°C 15°C 15°C 13°C 14°C 13°C 15°C 13°C 14°C 13°C 15°C 13°C 14°C

Byron Bay 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
06:00 EST
sunrise
06:26 EST
sunset
16:59 EST
last light
17:24 EST
moon
rise
Thu 13:48 EST
set
Fri 01:57 EST
moon
Wed
May 30
moon
Thu
Jun 7
moon
Thu
Jun 14
moon
Wed
Jun 20

Cape Byron Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
May 24
15°C - 2mm
Wed
May 23
15.1°C 20°C 0.0mm
Tue
May 22
14.6°C 22.1°C 0.0mm
Mon
May 21
14.3°C 20.5°C 0.0mm
Sun
May 20
15.7°C 22.9°C 0.0mm

Cape Byron Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
767.8mm
74.8 Day(s)
Total For 2018
735.0mm
65 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
673.8mm
63 Day(s)
Wettest Day
58.4mm
Apr 29
Lowest Temperature
11.4°C
May 12
Highest Temperature
32.7°C
Jan 23

Cape Byron Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
11.4°C
12th
Lowest On Record
9.3°C
14th 2015
Average This Month
15.3°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
15.1°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
26.1°C
10th
Highest On Record
26.9°C
6th 2015
Average This Month
21.8°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
21.4°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
30.2mm
8th
Total This Month
49.2mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
100.8mm
13.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
174.6mm
2003
Driest On Record
9.6mm
2016
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