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Grafton Forecast

Today 35°C
Tonight 16°C
mostly_sunny

Now

31.2°C rising
Updated at 15:40 EST

Northern Rivers for Saturday Hot. Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower inland in the afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then tending N 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 31 to 36.

Currently at Grafton

24-hour graph
Temperature 31.2°C rising
Dew Point 15.6°C rising
Feels Like 31.0°C
Relative Humidity 39%
Wind icon
ENE 14km/h steady
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 13.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
05:38 EST
Sunset sunset
17:45 EST

Nearby Now

Yamba 24.8°C
Evans Head 27.2°C
Casino Ap 34.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Grafton

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
28°C

9pm

Clear
24°C

12am

Clear
21°C

3am

Clear
17°C

Northern Rivers Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Sat 10:38 EST
Strong Wind for Byron Coast, Coffs Coast, Macquarie Coast, Hunter Coast, Sydney Coast, Illawarra Coast, Batemans Coast and Eden Coast

National Forecast

Grafton 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Sep 23
Sun
Sep 24
Mon
Sep 25
Tue
Sep 26
Wed
Sep 27
Thu
Sep 28
Fri
Sep 29

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 35°C 37°C 36°C 29°C 29°C 38°C 33°C
Minimum 12°C 16°C 18°C 15°C 13°C 14°C 15°C
Chance of Rain 10% 40% 40% 20% 5% 50% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High High Very High
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 6
km/h
15
km/h
13
km/h
23
km/h
8
km/h
17
km/h
6
km/h
16
km/h
3
km/h
16
km/h
12
km/h
16
km/h
6
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 6km/h
NNW
NNE 15km/h
NNE
NNW 13km/h
NNW
NW 23km/h
NW
WNW 8km/h
WNW
NW 17km/h
NW
SSE 6km/h
SSE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
ENE 3km/h
ENE
ENE 16km/h
ENE
NW 12km/h
NW
NW 16km/h
NW
NW 6km/h
NW
ESE 14km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 62% 22% 50% 13% 45% 17% 64% 39% 80% 45% 52% 21% 67% 38%
Dew Point 16°C 11°C 17°C 4°C 16°C 7°C 17°C 13°C 18°C 16°C 16°C 12°C 18°C 17°C

Grafton 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
05:14 EST
sunrise
05:38 EST
sunset
17:45 EST
last light
18:08 EST
moon
set
Sat 20:33 EST
rise
Sun 08:06 EST
moon
Thu
Sep 28
moon
Fri
Oct 6
moon
Thu
Oct 12
moon
Fri
Oct 20

Grafton Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Sep 23
12.2°C 35°C 0.2mm
Fri
Sep 22
11.3°C 31°C 0.0mm
Thu
Sep 21
10.5°C 28.9°C 0.0mm
Wed
Sep 20
13.2°C 24.7°C 0.0mm
Tue
Sep 19
9.2°C 32.7°C 0.0mm

Grafton Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
745.6mm
85.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
813.4mm
84 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
559.6mm
99 Day(s)
Wettest Day
103.4mm
Mar 18
Lowest Temperature
1.9°C
Aug 6
Highest Temperature
46.3°C
Feb 12

Grafton Almanac

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September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
4.3°C
16th
Lowest On Record
3.2°C
2nd 2012
Average This Month
8.8°C
-2.6°C
Long-term Average
11.4°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
35.0°C
23rd
Highest On Record
38.4°C
23rd 2003
Average This Month
26.8°C
+1.4°C
Long-term Average
25.4°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.4mm
14th
Total This Month
0.6mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
41.2mm
6.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
166.1mm
1922
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1925
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14:14 EST

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14:11 EST

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13:54 EST

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