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Grafton Forecast

This morning 21°C
Today 27°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

22.5°C rising
Updated at 06:00 EDT

Northern Rivers for Wednesday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. A thunderstorm likely. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.

Currently at Grafton

24-hour graph
Temperature 22.5°C rising
Dew Point 21.7°C rising
Feels Like 22.5°C
Relative Humidity 95%
Wind icon
Calm falling
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 1.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
05:41 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:39 EDT

Nearby Now

Yamba 21.8°C
Evans Head 21.7°C
Casino Ap 22.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Grafton

48-hour forecast

9am

Slight chance storm
25°C

12pm

Chance shower or storm
27°C

3pm

Chance shower or storm
26°C

6pm

Slight chance shower
24°C

Northern Rivers Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Wed 04:10 EDT
Cancellation of Strong Wind Warning for the Byron Coast

NSW/ACT - Wed 02:02 EDT
Cancellation of Severe Thunderstorm Warning for the Northern Tablelands and Northern Rivers

National Forecast

Grafton 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

Possible thunderstorm

Rain

Showers

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 27°C 32°C 31°C 25°C 27°C 28°C 32°C
Minimum 21°C 19°C 21°C 16°C 15°C 13°C 14°C
Chance of Rain 80% 90% 80% 80% 40% 20% 10%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
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 8
km/h
19
km/h
8
km/h
19
km/h
9
km/h
16
km/h
12
km/h
20
km/h
7
km/h
19
km/h
7
km/h
20
km/h
8
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 8km/h
WSW
SSE 19km/h
SSE
N 8km/h
N
NNE 19km/h
NNE
WNW 9km/h
WNW
SSE 16km/h
SSE
SSE 12km/h
SSE
ESE 20km/h
ESE
ESE 7km/h
ESE
E 19km/h
E
SE 7km/h
SE
ESE 20km/h
ESE
N 8km/h
N
ENE 20km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 83% 73% 82% 70% 76% 41% 71% 57% 70% 47% 69% 47% 67% 39%
Dew Point 22°C 21°C 21°C 26°C 20°C 16°C 15°C 16°C 16°C 15°C 14°C 16°C 16°C 16°C

Grafton 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
05:13 EDT
sunrise
05:41 EDT
sunset
19:39 EDT
last light
20:07 EDT
moon
rise
Wed 12:19 EDT
set
Thu 01:13 EDT
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29
moon
Fri
Jan 6

Grafton Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Dec 6
21.5°C 35°C 11.4mm
Mon
Dec 5
20.3°C 40.0°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 4
18.4°C 32.9°C 1.6mm
Sat
Dec 3
20.7°C 36.3°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 2
17.6°C 36.7°C 0.2mm

Grafton Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
1002.6mm
111.6 Day(s)
Total For 2016
640.0mm
116 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
896.0mm
136 Day(s)
Wettest Day
128.4mm
Jun 5
Lowest Temperature
2.7°C
May 26
Highest Temperature
40.0°C
Dec 5

Grafton Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
15.8°C
1st
Lowest On Record
11.3°C
29th 2004
Average This Month
19.0°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
18.3°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
40.0°C
5th
Highest On Record
42.5°C
22nd 2003
Average This Month
35.3°C
+5.9°C
Long-term Average
29.4°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
11.4mm
6th
Total This Month
13.4mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
93.3mm
11.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
209.8mm
2014
Driest On Record
6.0mm
2013
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