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Byron Bay Forecast

Today 27°C
Tonight 21°C
sunny

Now

24.6°C falling
Updated at 16:20 EDT

Northern Rivers for Saturday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming S/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.

Currently at Cape Byron

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.6°C falling
Dew Point 19.9°C falling
Feels Like 24.6°C
Relative Humidity 75%
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SSW 40km/h rising
Wind Gusts 44km/h
Pressure 1013.2hPa steady
Fire Danger 5.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:06 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:47 EDT

Nearby Now

Ballina Ap 26.4°C
Lismore 27.7°C
Coolangatta Ap 28.8°C
Casino Ap 29.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Byron Bay

48-hour forecast

6pm

Slight chance shower
26°C

9pm

Mostly clear
24°C

12am

Mostly clear
23°C

3am

Slight chance shower
22°C

Northern Rivers Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Byron Bay 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Jan 20
Sun
Jan 21
Mon
Jan 22
Tue
Jan 23
Wed
Jan 24
Thu
Jan 25
Fri
Jan 26

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 27°C 27°C 27°C 28°C 28°C 28°C 28°C
Minimum 19°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 22°C 22°C 22°C
Chance of Rain 50% 50% 40% 30% 60% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm 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 21
km/h
26
km/h
18
km/h
18
km/h
5
km/h
15
km/h
10
km/h
20
km/h
11
km/h
18
km/h
12
km/h
20
km/h
16
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction SSW 21km/h
SSW
S 26km/h
S
S 18km/h
S
SSE 18km/h
SSE
S 5km/h
S
ENE 15km/h
ENE
NNE 10km/h
NNE
NE 20km/h
NE
NE 11km/h
NE
ENE 18km/h
ENE
ENE 12km/h
ENE
ENE 20km/h
ENE
E 16km/h
E
ESE 18km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 74% 67% 77% 69% 74% 69% 71% 69% 77% 74% 82% 79% 83% 79%
Dew Point 18°C 21°C 19°C 21°C 19°C 21°C 19°C 22°C 21°C 23°C 22°C 24°C 22°C 24°C

Byron Bay Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:40 EDT
sunrise
06:06 EDT
sunset
19:47 EDT
last light
20:13 EDT
moon
set
Sat 21:49 EDT
rise
Sun 09:28 EDT
moon
Thu
Jan 25
moon
Thu
Feb 1
moon
Thu
Feb 8
moon
Fri
Feb 16

Cape Byron Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Jan 20
18°C 27°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jan 19
17.8°C 26°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jan 18
17.7°C 24.6°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 17
17.1°C 24.2°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 16
17.2°C 23.2°C 0.0mm

Cape Byron Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
167.0mm
15.3 Day(s)
Total For 2018
51.6mm
4 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
100.2mm
10 Day(s)
Wettest Day
25.8mm
Jan 3
Lowest Temperature
17.1°C
Jan 17
Highest Temperature
31.0°C
Jan 6

Cape Byron Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
17.1°C
17th
Lowest On Record
16.5°C
10th 2005
Average This Month
20.4°C
-0.8°C
Long-term Average
21.2°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.0°C
6th
Highest On Record
34.0°C
11th 2012
Average This Month
27.0°C
-0.8°C
Long-term Average
27.8°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
25.8mm
3rd
Total This Month
51.6mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
167.0mm
15.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
443.6mm
2006
Driest On Record
31.0mm
2003
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Weather News

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16:31 EDT

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Tropical thunder at the top of Down Under

12:55 EDT

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100 years ago, a cyclone without a name killed 30 people and almost levelled a young city

10:09 EDT

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