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Grafton Forecast

Tonight 15°C
Tomorrow 23°C
possible_shower

Now

20.7°C falling
Updated at 18:00 EST

Northern Rivers for Thursday Partly cloudy. Patchy fog early this morning. Medium chance of showers during this afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm during this afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming S/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then tending S/SE in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.
Friday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers along the coastal fringe, medium chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning. Winds S/SW 25 to 35 km/h becoming S 30 to 45 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to around 15 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Currently at Grafton

24-hour graph
Temperature 20.7°C falling
Dew Point 17.3°C rising
Feels Like 20.7°C
Relative Humidity 81%
Wind icon
NE 5km/h steady
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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

Nearby Now

Yamba 22.6°C
Evans Head 20.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Grafton

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
19°C

12am

Clear
18°C

3am

Clear
16°C

6am

Clear
15°C

Northern Rivers Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Thu 16:05 EST
Strong Wind Warning for all waters. Cancel Sydney Closed Waters and Illawarra Coast on Friday

NSW/ACT - Thu 15:48 EST
Hazardous Surf Warning for Byron Coast and Coffs Coast

National Forecast

Grafton 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Showers

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 27°C 23°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 23°C
Minimum 14°C 15°C 14°C 13°C 13°C 14°C 14°C
Chance of Rain 20% 40% 50% 60% 30% 80% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index High High 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 5
km/h
13
km/h
17
km/h
24
km/h
14
km/h
21
km/h
14
km/h
20
km/h
13
km/h
19
km/h
13
km/h
18
km/h
7
km/h
12
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 5km/h
WSW
SE 13km/h
SE
SSW 17km/h
SSW
SSW 24km/h
SSW
SSW 14km/h
SSW
S 21km/h
S
SSW 14km/h
SSW
S 20km/h
S
SSW 13km/h
SSW
S 19km/h
S
S 13km/h
S
SSE 18km/h
SSE
SSW 7km/h
SSW
SE 12km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 91% 56% 79% 54% 89% 62% 83% 57% 84% 57% 88% 61% 97% 65%
Dew Point 20°C 17°C 17°C 13°C 17°C 14°C 16°C 13°C 16°C 13°C 18°C 14°C 18°C 16°C

Grafton 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
05:49 EST
sunrise
06:14 EST
sunset
17:18 EST
last light
17:42 EST
moon
set
Fri 03:06 EST
rise
Sat 16:26 EST
moon
Mon
Apr 30
moon
Tue
May 8
moon
Tue
May 15
moon
Tue
May 22

Grafton Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Apr 26
15.4°C 27°C 6.2mm
Wed
Apr 25
15.5°C 25.7°C 5.4mm
Tue
Apr 24
15.8°C 21.4°C 10.0mm
Mon
Apr 23
14.7°C 25.8°C 0.0mm
Sun
Apr 22
15.4°C 25.9°C 0.0mm

Grafton Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
471.0mm
46.3 Day(s)
Total For 2018
316.2mm
52 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
623.0mm
54 Day(s)
Wettest Day
50.8mm
Jan 3
Lowest Temperature
13.3°C
Apr 16
Highest Temperature
38.4°C
Feb 14

Grafton Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
13.3°C
16th
Lowest On Record
5.0°C
30th 2008
Average This Month
16.0°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
15.0°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.6°C
15th
Highest On Record
33.7°C
4th 2006
Average This Month
27.6°C
+1.8°C
Long-term Average
25.8°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
10.0mm
18th
Total This Month
44.8mm
10 Day(s)
Long-term Average
85.3mm
9.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
257.0mm
1923
Driest On Record
8.8mm
2005
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