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Grafton Forecast

Today 25°C
Tonight 11°C
rain

Now

17.5°C steady
Updated at 09:30 EST

Northern Rivers for Wednesday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain, becoming less likely late this afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm during the day. Winds N/NW 25 to 35 km/h tending W/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the evening then becoming light at night. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.

Currently at Grafton

24-hour graph
Temperature 17.5°C steady
Dew Point 16.7°C rising
Feels Like 17.5°C
Relative Humidity 95%
Wind icon
N 11km/h rising
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:13 EST
Sunset sunset
17:19 EST

Nearby Now

Yamba 18.9°C
Evans Head 18.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Grafton

48-hour forecast

12pm

Rain
23°C

3pm

Slight chance storm
25°C

6pm

Clear
22°C

9pm

Mostly clear
19°C

Northern Rivers Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Wed 04:10 EST
Strong Wind Warning for Sydney Closed Waters, Byron Coast and Coffs Coast. Gale Warning for all other coasts

National Forecast

Grafton 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Apr 26
Thu
Apr 27
Fri
Apr 28
Sat
Apr 29
Sun
Apr 30
Mon
May 1
Tue
May 2

Rain

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 25°C 21°C 24°C 25°C 24°C 24°C 26°C
Minimum 17°C 11°C 11°C 10°C 12°C 14°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 90% 70% 5% 30% 60% 60% 50%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index High High High High 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 9
km/h
15
km/h
9
km/h
14
km/h
11
km/h
17
km/h
7
km/h
12
km/h
9
km/h
16
km/h
4
km/h
11
km/h
8
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 9km/h
NNW
NNW 15km/h
NNW
WSW 9km/h
WSW
SSE 14km/h
SSE
SW 11km/h
SW
S 17km/h
S
WSW 7km/h
WSW
ESE 12km/h
ESE
SSW 9km/h
SSW
SSE 16km/h
SSE
WSW 4km/h
WSW
ENE 11km/h
ENE
NNW 8km/h
NNW
N 14km/h
N
Relative Humidity 83% 74% 56% 41% 57% 46% 62% 44% 66% 60% 73% 58% 76% 54%
Dew Point 18°C 20°C 8°C 7°C 9°C 11°C 10°C 12°C 13°C 16°C 15°C 15°C 16°C 16°C

Grafton Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:49 EST
sunrise
06:13 EST
sunset
17:19 EST
last light
17:43 EST
moon
set
Wed 17:21 EST
rise
Thu 06:37 EST
moon
Wed
May 3
moon
Thu
May 11
moon
Fri
May 19
moon
Fri
May 26

Grafton Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Apr 26
17°C - 0.0mm
Tue
Apr 25
13.8°C 26°C 0.0mm
Mon
Apr 24
13.6°C 26.2°C 0.0mm
Sun
Apr 23
15.0°C 26.3°C 0.2mm
Sat
Apr 22
14.7°C 25.1°C 0.0mm

Grafton Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
477.7mm
45.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
623.0mm
54 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
161.8mm
51 Day(s)
Wettest Day
103.4mm
Mar 18
Lowest Temperature
10.5°C
Apr 11
Highest Temperature
46.3°C
Feb 12

Grafton Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
10.5°C
11th
Lowest On Record
5.0°C
30th 2008
Average This Month
15.0°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
14.9°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
27.4°C
10th
Highest On Record
33.7°C
4th 2006
Average This Month
25.5°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
25.7°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
4.0mm
14th
Total This Month
11.2mm
13 Day(s)
Long-term Average
89.9mm
9.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
257.0mm
1923
Driest On Record
8.8mm
2005
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