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Byron Bay Forecast

Today 20°C
Tonight 16°C
late_shower

Now

16.4°C falling
Updated at 15:20 EST

Northern Rivers for Friday Partly cloudy. Areas of fog in the north early this morning. High chance of showers along the coastal fringe, most likely this afternoon and evening. Medium chance of showers elsewhere. Winds S 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low 20s.

Currently at Cape Byron

24-hour graph
Temperature 16.4°C falling
Dew Point 15.6°C falling
Feels Like 16.4°C
Relative Humidity 95%
Wind icon
WSW 24km/h rising
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure 1024.4hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 1.8mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:26 EST
Sunset sunset
16:58 EST

Nearby Now

Ballina Ap 16.9°C
Lismore 16.9°C
Coolangatta Ap 17.6°C
Casino Ap 16.7°C

Next 12 hours in Byron Bay

48-hour forecast

6pm

Chance shower
18°C

9pm

Shower
17°C

12am

Chance shower
17°C

3am

Slight chance shower
16°C

Northern Rivers Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Fri 14:10 EST
Hazardous Surf Warning for the Byron, Coffs, Macquarie, Hunter, Sydney, Illawarra, Batemans and Eden Coasts

National Forecast

Byron Bay 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
May 25
Sat
May 26
Sun
May 27
Mon
May 28
Tue
May 29
Wed
May 30
Thu
May 31

Late shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Sunny
Maximum 20°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 22°C 19°C
Minimum 15°C 16°C 15°C 15°C 14°C 15°C 10°C
Chance of Rain 70% 60% 40% 50% 30% 60% 80%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 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 20
km/h
25
km/h
23
km/h
21
km/h
16
km/h
17
km/h
12
km/h
12
km/h
12
km/h
10
km/h
13
km/h
11
km/h
23
km/h
21
km/h
Wind Direction SSW 20km/h
SSW
S 25km/h
S
SSE 23km/h
SSE
SSE 21km/h
SSE
S 16km/h
S
SE 17km/h
SE
S 12km/h
S
SSE 12km/h
SSE
SW 12km/h
SW
SSE 10km/h
SSE
WNW 13km/h
WNW
NNW 11km/h
NNW
WSW 23km/h
WSW
WSW 21km/h
WSW
Relative Humidity 80% 78% 67% 64% 71% 66% 76% 69% 76% 66% 69% 60% 58% 51%
Dew Point 16°C 15°C 13°C 13°C 12°C 14°C 13°C 15°C 13°C 14°C 13°C 14°C 5°C 8°C

Byron Bay Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:01 EST
sunrise
06:26 EST
sunset
16:58 EST
last light
17:24 EST
moon
set
Sat 02:54 EST
rise
Sat 15:01 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
Fri
May 25
14.6°C 19°C 0.0mm
Thu
May 24
15.2°C 21.1°C 1.8mm
Wed
May 23
15.1°C 19.9°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

Cape Byron Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
767.8mm
74.8 Day(s)
Total For 2018
734.8mm
65 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
674.0mm
64 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
21.7°C
+0.3°C
Long-term Average
21.4°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
30.2mm
8th
Total This Month
49.0mm
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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Weather News

Perth storm: Severe cold front hits WA's South West, bringing heavy rain, winds and flooding

13:52 EST

The full force of mother nature is being felt in Western Australia as emergency services deal with damaging wind gusts from a severe cold front that is also dumping heavy rain in Perth and the south-west of the state.

Damaging winds lash WA

11:00 EST

Severe weather continues to threaten parts of WA today after a powerful front crossed the state's west coast overnight.

Severe weather warning issued as destructive cold front hits southern WA

23:06 EST

Heavy rain has soaked Perth and surrounds as the first strong cold front of the season batters the southern half of the state, with damaging winds of up to 125 kilometres per hour predicted overnight.